Does the Melano really need to be introduced? Surely by now you've heard of this magnificent beauty. Its basically a Micans on steroids. Huge, magnificent, long leaves are produced from this plant at the height of its maturity if the environment allows such. The leaves are trademarked with a velvety surface that is a unique shade of green. The underside is a magenta color. With the right light, the veins show an absolutely stunning leaf to its viewers. Our Melano come in a large, mature form as well as a small form.
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Indoor Difficulty: Moderate
Outdoor Difficulty: Easy; this plant is found in tropical regions
Lighting: Bright Indirect light
Water: Water when the top inch of soil is dry and no water left in tray
Temp: Prefers temps 65-90 degrees F; death under 55 degrees F
Humidity: 60-80%; ensure proper airflow