Red Aglaonema 6"


The Red Aglaonema, scientifically known as Aglaonema spp., is a captivating tropical plant cherished for its striking foliage. With its vibrant hues of red and green, this plant adds a pop of color and sophistication to any indoor setting. Its lance-shaped leaves feature a rich blend of deep green tones complemented by vivid red veins and undertones, creating a visually stunning contrast.

Red Aglaonema is renowned for its versatility and adaptability, thriving in various light conditions from low to moderate indirect light. This makes it an ideal choice for offices, living rooms, or any space with limited natural light. However, it's essential to avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the delicate foliage.

In terms of care, Red Aglaonema is relatively low-maintenance, making it perfect for both novice and experienced plant enthusiasts. It prefers well-draining soil and regular watering, allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings to prevent overwatering. Additionally, maintaining adequate humidity levels, around 50-60%, enhances its growth and overall health.

Temperature-wise, Red Aglaonema thrives in typical indoor temperatures ranging from 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). It's essential to avoid exposing it to cold drafts or sudden temperature fluctuations, which can stress the plant.

Regular fertilization during the growing season with a balanced houseplant fertilizer helps promote healthy growth and vibrant foliage. Pruning any yellowing or damaged leaves keeps the plant looking neat and encourages new growth.

While Red Aglaonema is a beautiful addition to any indoor space, it's important to note that all parts of the plant are toxic if ingested and may cause irritation to pets or individuals with sensitivities. Therefore, it's advisable to keep it out of reach of children and pets.

With its captivating beauty and ease of care, Red Aglaonema stands as a stunning ornamental plant choice, bringing a touch of natural elegance and color to interior décor schemes


Care Plan for Red Aglaonema:

  1. Light: Place in moderate to bright indirect light, avoiding direct sunlight which can scorch the leaves.
  2. Watering: Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out before watering again.
  3. Soil: Plant in well-draining soil to prevent waterlogging and root rot. A mix of peat moss, perlite, and potting soil works well.
  4. Humidity: Maintain moderate to high humidity levels, around 50-60%. Use a humidifier or mist the leaves regularly to provide adequate moisture.
  5. Temperature: Keep the plant in temperatures between 65°F to 80°F (18°C to 27°C). Avoid exposing it to cold drafts or sudden temperature fluctuations.
  6. Fertilization: Feed with a balanced houseplant fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season to promote healthy growth.
  7. Pruning: Trim yellowing or damaged leaves to maintain plant health and appearance. This encourages new growth and prevents the spread of diseases.
  8. Toxicity: Keep out of reach of children and pets as all parts of the plant are toxic if ingested. Handle with care and wash hands after handling.

By following these care instructions, you can ensure your Red Aglaonema remains healthy, vibrant, and a beautiful addition to your indoor space.