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Fittonia verschaffeltii var. argyroneura
Nerve Plant

Fittonia verschaffeltiiFittonia is probably one of the easiest houseplants one can own.

People forget to water them, move them, deprive the plants of light, and don't repot them, but fittonia is the most forgiving ever.

It is a small plant in structure and has great white vein patterns on its leaves. It is know as the "nerve" plant and sports colors of light green and pink.

The fittonia is very attractive.

It can grow 3 - 4 inches and will produce stems from the side rather than upright.

It is not known for its flowers because they are sporadic.

Good, bright light is a requirement, but will grow equally well under artificial light.

The soil should be evenly moist. Misting is very good during the winter months. Humidity will always enhance this plant.

Keep pinching for a full plant and to keep it vigorously growing.

You can fertilize every two weeks.