Fittonia

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Lighting Requirements

Fittonia prefer bright indirect light or partial shade. Direct sunlight can burn the leaves.

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Watering Needs

Fittonia like to be kept constantly moist. Avoid root rot by using a well-draining soil.

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Humidity

Fittonia thrive in high humidity environments, mist occasionally to increase humidity or place near a commercial humidifier.

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Temperature Preferences

An average household temperature ranging from 60-80 degrees Fahrenheit is ideal for Fittonia.

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Fertilizer

They are fairly heavy feeders, during the growing season fertilize every two weeks with a standard houseplant fertilizer. If the leaves begin to look crispy at the tips, dilute the fertilizer to half the recommended dosage.

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Pet-Friendly

Yes, Fittonia is non-toxic to cats and dogs!