Dischidia ovata gets its species name “ovata” because of its ovate, or egg shaped, leaves.
It has beautiful foliage that resembles little watermelons as the leaves get a reddish colour in the sun. These cascading vines look stunning cascading from their pot. They are also easy to grow and don't require much attention.
- Bright, indirect light
- For best results try thoroughly soaking the plant when watering, but allowing it to drain fully too. Using a Sustee Moisture Meter stick helps to figure out how much moisture is in the soil so you don’t under or overwater.
- Temperatures between 12-32°C
- Medium – high humidity (40-90%)
- To repot this plant, you will need around 1 pack of For My Plants potting mix for the most loved houseplants.
- Toxic to pets
Height of the plant - 40 cm. Diameter of the pot - 14 cm. Sustee size M.
The height of the plant is measured from the base of the pot to the top of the plant. The diameter of the pot is measured at the top part of the pot.