Aspidistra eliator (Cast Iron Plant) - Sold seperately


The Aspidistra eliator is a very popular indoor plant most commonly known as the Cast Iron plant- an apt description as it really does have a cast-iron constitution!

It can tolerate a fair degree of neglect and is very low maintenance, in fact, it was a popular houseplant in Victorian times as it could withstand fumes from coal fires, gas lamps and could cope with gloomy conditions. 

Nevertheless, there are a few things you can do to keep this beautiful plant looking and feeling healthy. 

Our Care Tips:

  • Light: This is a shade-loving plant and does well in low to medium light conditions. Give it a bright spot out of direct sunlight. 
  • Water: Keep the compost just moist but avoid overwatering or allowing it to stand in water. It will also appreciate the occasional liquid feed.
  • Temperature: Comfortable in most average household environments
  • Cleaning: Wipe the leaves with a damp cloth from time to time to keep the leaves dust-free and shiny.

Care Level Rating: Easy 

Notes: This plant is sold separately and doesn't come with a pot. Ceramic pots are sold separately.