Polka dot plant (Hypoestes phyllostachya) is a delicate tropical foliage plant once relegated to the role of novelty houseplant. It has gained more popularity as an annual outdoors, brightening borders and adding to container plantings. To grow as a house plant, use a porous soil mix high in organic matter. Place the potted plant in a location that receives bright light and water well when they are growing actively, allowing the soil to dry slightly between watering.
Partial sun to partial shade; Bright light.
Pet safe, non-toxic
Pink / Purple flowers, non-fragrant
Polka Dot Plant - Splash