Aglaonema commutatum

Botanical Name: Aglaonema commutatum

Phonetic: Ag-lay-oh-Nee-muh kom-mue-Tay-tum

Common Name(s): Chinese Evergreen 

Family: Araceae
Origin: Philippines, northeastern Celebes
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, thick, elliptic, lance-shaped
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Dark green
Fall Color: –
Texture: Coarse
Density: 
Bloom Season: Seasonal bloomer
Flower Color(s): White spadix with green spathe

Exposure: Diffused sun, bright indirect light, part shade
USDA: 10-12
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate:               
Height: 1-1.5 Feet
Spread: 1-1.5 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems, aphids, mealybugs, spider mites, scale, rots
Soil: Well-drained, peaty potting mixture, consistent moisture from spring to fall

Features: Low maintenance
Uses: Houseplant for bright areas

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