Zamioculcas Zamiifolia, ZZ Plant, Zu Zu Plant, Emerald Palm, Zanzibar Gem
Partial / Bright indirect light
Yes! Removes xylene, toluene and benzene from air
Zamioculcas Zamiifolia has been around for centuries, originating in drought-prone Africa. A couple of decades ago, Dutch nurseries located in South Africa saw the plant’s propagating potential and in 1996 started distributing it around the world. Since then, ZZ plants have entered homes and offices worldwide.
ZZ plant has wide and dark green leaves which can reflects sunlight and brighten room. Grows slowly to a height and width of two to three feet.
It can tolerate any kind of negligence, drought, low light conditions. Thus for the beginner it will be the best choice to bring it in your own place. This plant is well known for its air purifying qualities.
Zamioculcas Zamiifolia gives an elegant look to the living room. It’s also important to note that all parts of the plant are toxic if ingested so make sure to keep it away from kids and pets.
Dos and Don’ts after receiving the plant
- Do not re-pot the plant immediately after receiving. We’ve taken care of that with better pot and rich soil.
- Keep the plant in indirect sunlight for 3 to 7 days.
- Always check the soil moisture and keep the plant hydrated all time. Do not over water it.