Homalomena rubescens ‘maggy’ is native of Assam or Bangladesh, Southern Asia. It enjoys the damp, humid environment of the rainforest floor, receiving soft dappled light through the canopy. These plants a closely related to Philodedrons, and need similar climate and care.
A striking and beautiful houseplant, it is defined by its deep green heart shaped leaves that are found on the end of red petioles.
This plant istoxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.
Dimensions of Potted Plant: L x B x H ~ 6" x 6" x 10"
Growth Medium: Soil
Pot Description: Round Plastic Pot
Basic Care Guide
Light: Semi-shade with 2-3 hours direct sunlight
Water: Sparingly water on alternate plants
Feed: Organic fertilizer every month
Homalomena maggy, maggie, shield plant, queen of hearts