Origin/History: Central and South America such as Costa Rica.

Water: Maintain moist soil with regular watering, but do not let the soil become soggy. Use filtered, distilled or rainwater ideally.

Soil: Well draining potting mix. A good mix is two parts peat/coir and one part perlite.

Light: Medium, filtered light.

Temperature: 65-85ºF (18-29ºC). Intolerant to colder temperatures and drafts.

Pet Friendly: Non-toxic to humans and animals.

Setting:  High humidity is essential. >50% is the minimum to keep foliage healthy.