Black Raven ZZ
(Zamioculcas, Zanzibar Gem, Fern Arum)
Light:
Black Raven ZZ can live in low to bright, indirect sunlight. They’re the perfect plant to bring life to a dark room or corner.
Water:
Your Black Raven ZZ only needs to be watered fortnightly, allowing its soil to completely dry out between waterings to prevent overwatering and root rot. During the winter months feel free to only water your plant once monthly if soil is still moist after 2 weeks.
Humidity:
Black Raven ZZ do not have any particular humidity requirements.
Temperature:
ZZ does not have any particular temperature requirements, but will suffer if subjected to temperatures below 10ºC.
Fertiliser:
Feed with general houseplant fertiliser every 2 months during the growing season (spring to summer).
Toxicity:
The Black Raven ZZ is toxic to both people and animals - keep away from small children and pets.
Additional Care Information:
Black Raven ZZ can easily be propagated in water from a stem and leaf cutting.
Troubleshooting:
  • Brown stalks and yellowing leaves: suggest your Black Raven ZZ has been overwatered. Make sure you allow its soil to fully dry out between waterings.
  • Dry, crispy tips leaf tips: indicates your plant is underwatered or has been scorched by direct sunlight.