Puffii Ant Plant - Hydnophytum puffii
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- Inventory on the way
We've got ants in our pants because we're so excited to offer you this ant plant--a bed and breakfast for ant colonies in the tropics or in a terrarium. More scientifically, ant plants and ant colonies have a symbiotic relationship--each providing the other with needed benefits, including food and shelter. In your home or on your patio, this exotic epiphyte is air-purifying, easy-to-care-for, and just plain cool.
• Average mature height: 10-20 inches
• Humidity: 60-80%
• Watering: Water once soil has dried out between waterings.
• Light: Low, medium, or high
• Zones: 8-10
A baby plant, that is 3-8 inches tall, will arrive at your home in a 3-inch-deep pot. Then, raise your new baby to maturity under your caring, green thumb.
Questions or Problems?
We have shipped thousands of plants safely to their destinations; however, please send us a picture of your plant(s) within 48 hours of arrival if you have any questions or problems. We can then assess for our Live Delivery Guarantee.
A few leaves may die during shipping. No fear! It's still healthy and will grow new leaves. Trim old growth and repot into a larger pot to encourage new growth.
The Wellspring Gardens Houseplant & Landscape Fuel is a great general–purpose fertilizer for many different types of plants. Apply this premium, water-soluble blend once a week, using a one-gallon watering can and the amount of fuel specified below:
• Indoor potted plants: 1/4 teaspoon
• Outdoor potted plants: 1/2 teaspoon
• Outdoor landscape plants: 1 teaspoon
Cold Weather Shipping
We don’t advise shipping in freezing temperatures. Please ensure temperature lows in your area aren't under 35℉ when you order. If they are that low, just email us and we will be happy to hold your order. Also, make sure to track your package closely and retrieve it as soon as it arrives. We insulate packages bound for cold destinations. We do not, however, use heat packs.
Orders ship 2-3 business days after payment is received. During this time, we will be busy handpicking your plants and processing them per USDA requirements, double checking them, and then packing with care for a safe journey to you.