Family Doctor Plant -- Callisia fragrans
Family Doctor Plant -- Callisia fragrans

Family Doctor Plant -- Callisia fragrans

Vendor
Pans Garden Nursery
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Along with being an attractive indoor plant, the Family Doctor Plant has a reputation for having antiviral and antimicrobial benefits. It has been traditionally used as a treatment for burns, skin diseases and joint pain, much like the herb comfrey. Indoors it makes a beautiful house plant, and can help purify the air.

Growth Form/Defining Characteristics. Large Fleshy leaves growing from the central rosette, plant sends many tendrils with pups that can each can be cut and grown as their own plant. Excellent for hanging baskets. 

Light: Bright Indirect 

Water: Keep moist    

Soil: Standard indoor plant mix, or equal parts peat, pearlite, and orchid Bark. 

Hardiness: Sunset Zone 24 or Indoors

Type: Perennial

Feed 2x Annually