Sunlight: full Sun, partial shade
Soil: Rich, humid
Water: Keep the soil moist
Temperature: 25 deg C
Fertilizer: Fertilize weekly during growing season, monthly during winter
Care:Pay attention to regular weeding, feed and pruning schedules to ensure your plant remains in peak condition.
- The root of the plant is also sometimes used for ayurvedic preparations.
- The male bud may be cooked or used in salads, while the leaves are often incorporated in making dressings.
- Used as an ornamental perennial plant that is usually grown for decorative purposes.