Common Name: Ti Mocha Latte, Good-luck plant, Root Bridges
Botanical Name: Cordyline terminalis
Other names: Cordyline Coffee
Origin: Australia, Papua New Guinea
Looking to bring something which can give a perfect contrast to your hall or your bedroom with spectrum of colors like - pink, green, purple & deep red? Then Cordyline Coffee plant is just the right one for you. All you need to do is take small efforts like regular watering, and this plant will reward you with clean air - day in, day out. Its foliage consisting of glossy green leaves at the bottom & pinkish red leaves at the top, comes out beautifully from the strong stem in the middle. And this makes it perfect for landscaping purpose. You can count on this plant. Its evergreen shrub which makes beautiful colors as it grows, will never fail to mesmerize your guests.
Growth Habits: Up to 10 – 14 feet high
Soil Requirement: Moist well drained soil
Watering Schedule: This plant needs daily watering
Light condition: 4 – 5 hours of bright indirect sunlight
Ideal Temperature: Anywhere between 16 - 32 degree Celsius
Repotting instructions: While repotting always choose a sturdy container for this plant as they are top-heavy.
Suitable Locations: Places where this plant can receive bright light like near windows, study room or living room, well-lit kitchen, balcony, garden area, etc.
• Place this plant in pots with good draining system otherwise the roots will start rotting. • You will need to water this plant daily but make sure that you never overwater it. • If the leaves are getting dry & dull, it is an indication that the plant needs some fertilizer with good nutritional value. • Though this plant grows well in full sun, try to find a sheltered spot if you are planning to keep it outdoor during the summer months.