Introducing the Labisia Turtle Back, a captivating and unique plant that will add a touch of intrigue and natural beauty to your indoor space. Labisia pumila, commonly known as Turtle Back or Kacip Fatimah, is a tropical herbaceous plant native to Southeast Asia that has gained popularity for its distinctive foliage and medicinal properties.
The Labisia Turtle Back features lush, rounded leaves with intricate patterns resembling the shell of a turtle, hence its charming common name. The leaves have a glossy texture and are adorned with intricate veining, adding a touch of elegance to its overall appearance. The foliage typically showcases shades of green, but some varieties may exhibit variations in color, including hints of purple or bronze, further enhancing its visual appeal.
Beyond its ornamental value, the Labisia Turtle Back is also highly regarded for its traditional medicinal uses. In Southeast Asian cultures, various parts of the plant, such as the leaves and roots, are believed to possess rejuvenating and healing properties. It is often used in herbal remedies to promote women's health and overall well-being.
PLANT CARE: Light: Low to Bright, Indirect Light Humidity: Medium to High Water: Allow to dry out. Do not overwater. Soil: Well draining, chunky soil.
Get ready to add some green to your life! We understand the excitement of receiving your plants, which is why we make sure to ship them out to you as fast as possible. Our shipping schedule is from Monday to Friday, so you can expect your new plant friends to arrive at your doorstep in no time.
We take great care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in good condition. However, sometimes plants can be damaged during shipping. This can include brown or yellow leaves, bent leaves, or rot on the stem and roots. Don't worry, with a bit of TLC, your plant will bounce back and continue to grow. Keep in mind that it may take some time for your plant to adjust after shipping.
Even though we take care when packaging plants, some damage can happen during shipping. If your plant arrives with significant damage beyond normal shipping stress, please check our claims process in the FAQ section of our website. It can be found on the bottom of our shop page.
This is a Grower's Choice listing, which means that the plant you will receive is similar in size and quality to the plant in the listing photos. However, due to the natural variations in plants, the exact plant you receive may differ slightly from the one shown in the photos.
Rest assured that the plant you receive will be carefully selected by our experienced growers and will be of similar quality to the one shown in the photos.