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Schefflera

Classification: Foliage House plant

House Plant Group: Finger-leaved plant

Character: Finger-like glossy leaflets radiating like umbrella spokes

Safe for pets? No

Varieties:

  • Schefflera actinophylla (Brassaia actinophylla – Umbrella tree)
  • Schefflera digitata
  • Schefflera octophyllum

Plant Care:

Plant issues:

  • Losing its leaves: Drainage issues
  • Drop leaves: Extreme temperature difference
  • Yellow leaves, a rotten smell, or black roots: Root rot (overwatering)

Pests: