Fittonia Care

Fittonia Care

Fittonia Care

Fitonnia are easy care plants that are communicative, colorful, and make great additions to terrariums or as gifts!

Nerve Plant (White or pink varieties)

Light: 

  • Bright, indirect light
  • Lower light can cause it to lose some of its vibrant color and growth will slow, but too much light can burn the leaves 

Water: 

  • Likes to stay consistently moist, but not too soggy 
  • Water when you notice the topsoil is dry 

Humidity

  • Can tolerate normal household humidity

Soil Type: 

  • Rich, well draining soil that can still retain some moisture 
  • Indoor potting mix with perlite or vermiculite and high organic matter content is best 

Toxicity Level: 

  • Non-toxic, good choice for pet owners 

Additional Information:

  • Prefers temperatures above 60 degrees; a warm bathroom with bright light is ideal 
  • Great addition to any terrarium!