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The ZZ plant is also known as Zanzibar Gem, Zulu Gem and Zamioculcas zamiifolia. Known for their ability to thrive in low-light conditions and their air-purifying qualities, the ZZ brings modern and architectural styling to your interiors. The Zanzibar Zulu is a great option if you are looking for a low maintenance plant.
Allow the ZZ plant to dry out before watering.
How to care for Zamioculcas zamiifolia
The ZZ can survive in low light but prefers bright, indirect light for optimal growth.
Wipe the leaves regularly to prevent dust buildup.
ZZ plants are drought-tolerant and prefer to dry out between being watered.
Feed the ZZ once a month during the spring and summer with a liquid feed.
This plant can adapt to standard house humidity.
NURSERY POT SIZE
12cm, 17cm, 21cm
PLANT HEIGHT (INCLUDING POT)
20-30cm, 60-70cm, 90-100cm
Yellow or drooping leaves on a ZZ plant can suggest over watering.
Toxic if ingested. Keep away from pets and small children.
Indoor plants help bring personality, break up spaces and introduce new textures and tones.
At Soto we want to make looking after your plants as easy and enjoyable as possible. The ZZ Plant profile will help you get to know your new plant.
The ZZ plant was first described by German botanist Gustav Lemaire in 1879. It wasn't widely cultivated until the late 20th century when its hardiness and adaptability to low-light conditions became appreciated by indoor plant enthusiasts.
The plant gained popularity as a low-maintenance indoor plant, especially in offices and homes with less-than-ideal light conditions.
ZZ plants are celebrated for their ability to thrive with minimal care, making them an excellent choice for those who want a low-maintenance yet interesting indoor plant.