Breynia disticha <br> Snow Bush
Breynia disticha <br> Snow Bush
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Breynia disticha
Snow Bush

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Aquatopia Conservatory
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$8.98
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Cute little bushy plant with strong variegation!

 

Breynia disticha                     

BRAY-nee-uh DIS-tik-uh 

Common Names: Snow Bush, Snow-On-The-Mountain, Sweet Pea Bush

Family: Phyllanthaceae

Origin: New Caledonia and Vanuatu

Growth: Bushy

Light: Bright, filtered

Foot Candles: 100 - 200

Water: Let surface dry slightly between watering

Humidity: 25% - 60%

Temperature: 13°C - 25°C

Soil: Regular potting mix

Container: Self-watering planter, desktop, living wall

Nutrients: 10-10-10 Monthly 

Propagation: Stem tip cuttings

Interiorscape Use: Desktop, living walls

Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.

Common Issues: Root rot when sitting in water. Leaves will crisp with too much light. Salt in soil or water will quickly scorch the plant. 

Comments: To prevent the plant from becoming leggy and sprawling, pinch back the long growth to promote a bushier look. This will also help maintain the overall colour of the plant.

Toxicity: Safe.