quick plant care guide

Product Information

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  • Botanical Name: Nematanthus Nervosus
  • Common Name(s): Nematanthus Black Goldfish

Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant: Whimsical Aquatic Charm

The Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant, a botanical delight, swims into spaces with whimsical aquatic charm. Scientifically named Nematanthus gregarius, this tropical gem showcases unique, tubular, orange flowers resembling vibrant goldfish. Originating from Brazil, it thrives in filtered light, creating a lively display reminiscent of underwater wonders. The dark green foliage provides a striking contrast, enhancing the visual allure. With its compact size and low-maintenance nature, the Black Goldfish Plant becomes a playful addition to indoor gardens. Dive into the enchanting world of this botanical aquatic spectacle, where nature’s creativity unfolds in the form of delicate and charming goldfish blooms.

Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant Care Guide: Nurturing the Charismatic Aquatic Charm

Dive into the enchanting aquatic world with the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant, a unique and charismatic houseplant renowned for its distinctive foliage resembling charming goldfish. This comprehensive care guide is meticulously crafted to guide you through cultivating and appreciating the captivating beauty of your Black Goldfish Plant, creating an aquatic spectacle within your living space.

I. Light:

  1. Bright, Indirect Light: Position the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant in bright, indirect light to promote healthy growth and vibrant foliage.
  2. Avoid Direct Sunlight: Shield from intense direct sunlight; provide filtered sunlight or partial shade to prevent leaf scorch.

II. Temperature:

  1. Moderate Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range of 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Protect from Drafts: Shield the plant from drafts, as sudden temperature fluctuations can stress the Black Goldfish Plant.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate to High Humidity: Thrives in moderate to high humidity environments; mist occasionally to maintain humidity levels.
  2. Grouping Plants: Grouping with other humidity-loving plants can create a microclimate beneficial for the Black Goldfish Plant.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged; water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry.
  2. Reduce Watering in Winter: Scale back watering during the dormant period in winter, allowing the soil to dry out more between waterings.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Plant in a well-draining, peat-based potting mix to ensure proper drainage.
  2. Amend with Perlite: Enhance the mix with perlite to improve aeration and prevent water accumulation.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plants or those recently propagated.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Pinch Back for Fullness: Pinch back growing tips to encourage a bushier appearance and enhance the fullness of the foliage.
  2. Remove Yellowed Leaves: Regularly prune yellow or damaged leaves for overall plant health.

VIII. Support:

  1. Compact and Self-Supporting: The Black Goldfish Plant is naturally compact and self-supporting; minimal additional support is needed.
  2. Adjust for Balanced Growth: Rotate the plant occasionally to ensure balanced growth on all sides.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Repot in the spring when the plant is entering its active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Propagate through stem cuttings; allow cut ends to callus before planting in a well-draining rooting medium.
  2. Ensure Humidity for Success: Maintain higher humidity levels during propagation to enhance the success rate.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Yellowing Due to Overwatering: Adjust watering if yellowing occurs; ensure proper drainage to prevent overwatering.
  2. Leaf Drop: Monitor for excessive leaf drop, which may indicate overwatering or underwatering; adjust accordingly.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Aquatic Display: Showcase the Black Goldfish Plant in decorative containers that evoke aquatic themes to enhance its charming resemblance.
  2. Create a Foliage Ensemble: Pair with other foliage plants to create a lush and diverse indoor garden.

Immerse yourself in the aquatic charm of the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant as it graces your living space with its distinctive foliage. Following this care guide tailored to its specific needs, you’ll cultivate an aquatic spectacle, adding a touch of charm to your indoor sanctuary. May your Black Goldfish Plant flourish, creating an enduring display of unique beauty in your home.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Nematanthus Nervosus
  • Common Name(s): Nematanthus Black Goldfish

Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant: Whimsical Aquatic Charm

The Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant, a botanical delight, swims into spaces with whimsical aquatic charm. Scientifically named Nematanthus gregarius, this tropical gem showcases unique, tubular, orange flowers resembling vibrant goldfish. Originating from Brazil, it thrives in filtered light, creating a lively display reminiscent of underwater wonders. The dark green foliage provides a striking contrast, enhancing the visual allure. With its compact size and low-maintenance nature, the Black Goldfish Plant becomes a playful addition to indoor gardens. Dive into the enchanting world of this botanical aquatic spectacle, where nature’s creativity unfolds in the form of delicate and charming goldfish blooms.

Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant Care Guide: Nurturing the Charismatic Aquatic Charm

Dive into the enchanting aquatic world with the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant, a unique and charismatic houseplant renowned for its distinctive foliage resembling charming goldfish. This comprehensive care guide is meticulously crafted to guide you through cultivating and appreciating the captivating beauty of your Black Goldfish Plant, creating an aquatic spectacle within your living space.

I. Light:

  1. Bright, Indirect Light: Position the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant in bright, indirect light to promote healthy growth and vibrant foliage.
  2. Avoid Direct Sunlight: Shield from intense direct sunlight; provide filtered sunlight or partial shade to prevent leaf scorch.

II. Temperature:

  1. Moderate Temperatures: Maintain a temperature range of 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Protect from Drafts: Shield the plant from drafts, as sudden temperature fluctuations can stress the Black Goldfish Plant.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate to High Humidity: Thrives in moderate to high humidity environments; mist occasionally to maintain humidity levels.
  2. Grouping Plants: Grouping with other humidity-loving plants can create a microclimate beneficial for the Black Goldfish Plant.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged; water when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry.
  2. Reduce Watering in Winter: Scale back watering during the dormant period in winter, allowing the soil to dry out more between waterings.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Plant in a well-draining, peat-based potting mix to ensure proper drainage.
  2. Amend with Perlite: Enhance the mix with perlite to improve aeration and prevent water accumulation.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plants or those recently propagated.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Pinch Back for Fullness: Pinch back growing tips to encourage a bushier appearance and enhance the fullness of the foliage.
  2. Remove Yellowed Leaves: Regularly prune yellow or damaged leaves for overall plant health.

VIII. Support:

  1. Compact and Self-Supporting: The Black Goldfish Plant is naturally compact and self-supporting; minimal additional support is needed.
  2. Adjust for Balanced Growth: Rotate the plant occasionally to ensure balanced growth on all sides.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Repot in the spring when the plant is entering its active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Propagate through stem cuttings; allow cut ends to callus before planting in a well-draining rooting medium.
  2. Ensure Humidity for Success: Maintain higher humidity levels during propagation to enhance the success rate.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Yellowing Due to Overwatering: Adjust watering if yellowing occurs; ensure proper drainage to prevent overwatering.
  2. Leaf Drop: Monitor for excessive leaf drop, which may indicate overwatering or underwatering; adjust accordingly.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Aquatic Display: Showcase the Black Goldfish Plant in decorative containers that evoke aquatic themes to enhance its charming resemblance.
  2. Create a Foliage Ensemble: Pair with other foliage plants to create a lush and diverse indoor garden.

Immerse yourself in the aquatic charm of the Nematanthus Black Goldfish Plant as it graces your living space with its distinctive foliage. Following this care guide tailored to its specific needs, you’ll cultivate an aquatic spectacle, adding a touch of charm to your indoor sanctuary. May your Black Goldfish Plant flourish, creating an enduring display of unique beauty in your home.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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