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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Zamioculcas are evergreen perennials, becoming deciduous if they dry out. They have large, water-storing rhizomes and shiny leaves divided into pairs of leaflets
Z. zamiifolia is an evergreen, rhizomatous perennial. The smooth, shiny leaves, 40-60cm long, arise directly from the ground, and have six to eight pairs of leaflets. One or two green and white, arum-like flowers may appear among the leaf bases in summer, followed by white berries
E Tropical Africa
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or North-facing or West-facing or East-facing
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow as an indoor plant in well-drained compost with indirect light to full shade. Tolerant of neglect
Propagate by leaf cuttings, using single leaflets
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Sub-tropical Patio & Container Plants
Pruning No pruning needed. Remove faded leaves and flowers at soil level
Pests Generally pest free
Generally disease free
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