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PlantFiles: Peace Lily
Spathiphyllum 'Petite Spath'

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Family: Araceae (a-RAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Spathiphyllum (spath-ee-FIL-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Petite Spath

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)
Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Green
White/Near White
Cream/Tan

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Smooth-Textured
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive SW_gardener On Feb 21, 2007, SW_gardener from (Zone 6a) wrote:

Peace Lilies are very easy to grow indoors. All they need is bright indirect or low light and regular watering. They flower best in bright indirect light. Do not let dry out between waterings.

If grown outside, must be grow in full shade to prevent leaf burn, and watered daily.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Gurley, Alabama
Edgewater, Florida



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