Plant care and instructions
Foliage plants, in general, need access to bright indirect sunlight. Avoid keeping them in direct sunlight as it can cause leaves to burn due to extreme sunlight in the afternoon. Make sure watering is done once the soil goes dry. Although the soil can remain moist, it should not turn soggy/wet. Having drainage holes in the pots goes a long way in ensuring there is no water stagnating on top of the soil. You can spray the plant occasionally. Fertilize the plant once a month in summers however, Don’t feed any fertilizer in winters. Giving fertilizer to the plant ensures nutrients going in which keeps it healthy. Keep an eye on the leaves of the plant to know any symptoms of watering or sunlight.
Light – Bright light in summer, but not direct sunlight. Bright winter light also.
Place -Indoor Filtered Light, Outdoor Shade
Water – They prefer moist, humid conditions, but not soaking. Don’t let the soil dry out and keep evenly moist.
Fertilizer – During the growing season, feed with controlled-release fertilizer or biweekly with weak liquid fertilizer.
Temperature – Ivies prefer cooler nights, often below 60ºF. Many species can overwinter outside and will grow back from their stems. During hot summer days, most frequently.
According to NASA, it is one of the best air purifier plants that removes harmful chemicals like benzene, formaldehyde, and xylene from the surrounding air.