Aglaonema cherry baby
|Polybag size / Pot size
|Pot: 4'' 785ml or Pot: 5" 1.6L or Pot: 8'' 6.5L
|Plants Usage in Landscape
|Container Planting or Indoor Plants
Cherry Baby Aglaonema, part of the Aglaonema family, is a compact and vibrant evergreen plant with glossy, lance-shaped leaves featuring striking shades of red and green. Typically reaching a height of 1 to 2 feet, this ornamental plant is well-suited for indoor spaces, adding a touch of elegance. When planting multiple Cherry Baby Aglaonema, provide at least 1 to 2 feet of space between plants to allow for optimal growth and air circulation.
Thrives in low to moderate indirect light conditions; avoid direct sunlight.
Moderate watering needs; allow the top inch of soil to dry before re watering. Sensitive to overwatering.
Well-draining, aerated potting mix. Regular potting mix with added perlite works well. Maintain a slightly acidic to neutral pH.
Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer). Dilute according to package instructions.
Prefers temperatures between 65-75°F (18-24°C). Avoid drafts and sudden temperature changes.
Easily propagated through stem cuttings. Ensure each cutting has a node, and root in water or soil.
Pest and Diseases:
Resistant to most pests. Watch for spider mites and scale. Treat with insecticidal soap or neem oil if necessary.
Preventatively wipe leaves with a damp cloth to discourage dust and pests. For pests, treat with insecticidal soap or neem oil.
Similar Looking Plants:
Aglaonema Red Valentine: Similar in size, with red-tinged leaves.
Aglaonema Siam Aurora: Variegated leaves with pink and green hues.
Mix Planting Recommendations:
Plant alongside low-maintenance companions like Snake Plant and ZZ Plant for a diverse indoor garden.
Ideal as an indoor decorative plant, suitable for homes and offices. Use as a focal point in plant arrangements.