Chinese Evergreen, Philippine Evergreen
Aglaonema 'King of Siam'

Family: Araceae (a-RAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Aglaonema (ag-lay-oh-NEE-muh) (Info)
Cultivar: King of Siam
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Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Chartreuse/Yellow

Dark/Black

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Smooth-Textured

Veined

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

By air layering

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Apr 16, 2009, hankeat from Berlin
Germany (Zone 7a) wrote:

This plant is very beautiful and has very striking colour.

Positive

On Mar 8, 2006, MotherNature4 from Bartow, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

This cultivar has dark green leaves, creamy yellow veins and white petioles. Very striking.