Please note that the height of the Polyscias Fabian will be between 90 cm - 110 cm.
The Polyscias Fabian is a true jungle plant native to Africa and Asia. Another name for the Polyscias is also called the Aralia. These two names are used interchangeably but actually refer to the same plant. In terms of care, this sturdy houseplant requires a little more energy than others.
A fun fact, in Greek Polyscias means 'a lot of shade'. This refers to the fact that in nature, Polyscias Fabian offers a lot of shade to other plants. In its natural habitat, this plant can grow into a huge tree!
Care & tips Polyscias Fabian - 100 cm
This houseplant requires a little more attention than the average houseplant. A good location is crucial for a healthy Polyscias Fabian. This houseplant is also naturally susceptible to pests. Because it requires high humidity, Polyscias Fabian is a good target for aphids and scale insects. These pests can be controlled with a biological or chemical pesticide. Spider mites also find the Polyscias Fabian an attractive plant. Fortunately, spider mites can easily be removed with a powerful water spray. Just be careful not to damage the leaves.
Water requirements of the Polyscias Fabian - 100 cm
The water requirements of the Polyscias Fabian are important for its growth and health, watering is also quite precise. In the summer months, the soil should always be moist, the soil should not dry out between waterings. We recommend that you give small amounts of water several times because there should not be a layer of water in the pot either. This can cause root rot. You can easily check whether the soil is still moist by feeling it with your fingers. In the winter months, the soil may dry out a little between waterings before you water again. The amount and frequency of watering also depends on the size, location and ambient temperature. So always check what is the best frequency and quantity for your Polyscias Fabian.
We also recommend watering this houseplant regularly because the Polyscias Fabian likes a humid environment. In our living rooms, this is not always the case so it's best to give the Polyscias Fabian a little help! Spraying the plant will also help prevent pests.
Light requirements Polyscias Fabian - 100 cm
The Polyscias Fabian prefers a spot in semi-shade, but the houseplant does need some sunlight. So do not place it too dark. Too much sunlight does not benefit this houseplant; a few hours of indirect sunlight is enough for it. Also, this houseplant does not like to change location, so do not move it too much/frequently.
Is Polyscias Fabian - 100 cm a poisonous houseplant?
The Polyscias Fabian is absolutely non-toxic.
How will my Polyscias Fabian - 100 cm be shipped?
This green houseplant is shipped in a cultivation pot. All our houseplants are shipped in specially designed shipping boxes. Due to the unique interior of the shipping boxes, the houseplants stand firmly in the box and cannot move. Houseplants don't mind spending a day in a dark box. This way, we make sure your green friends are delivered to your home in tip-top order.