This small tropical plant is named for its white-striped veins on top of unique dark green foliage. In their natural habitat, the Zebra plant typically grows under a canopy of trees in moist environments. As such, they prefer filtered sunlight and consistently moist soil.
- This plant needs filtered or dappled sunlight. You would want to place it in a well-lit room with windows, but away from direct light. A sunny window with sheer curtains is also a good idea.
- This plant has medium or moderate water needs and requires watering once or twice a week. It needs moist soil throughout the growing season for optimum growth and flowering. Water this plant when the soil is dry to touch.