Light: Monolena primuliflora requires bright, indirect light to grow.
Water: Unlike your typical caudex forming plant Monolena primuliflora should never be allowed to go dry. Keep soil evenly moist. If allowed to go dry Monolena primuliflora may begin to go dormant and drop its foliage. This is also a plant that requires high humidity. If you have a large enough vessel this is a great plant to grow in a terrarium or under a cloche. You can also raise the humidity by growing it next to a humidifier or above a pebble tray.
Did you know? Monolena primuliflora produces delicate, interesting flowers. These flowers are produced on long spikes and range from pale pink to magenta!
Want to add one of these enigmatic plants to your collection? We have a few 6" sizes available! We are open for in-store shopping for you to come and pick out your Monolena primuliflora in person!