A cultivar of Fittonia albivenis, more commonly known as the Nerve Plant. Fittonia come from the Tropical Rainforests of South America, in particular, Peru. They are a low growing, evergreen perennial that can attain heights of 10 to 15cm. Plants are best kept in a moist area with mild sunlight and temperatures above 13 °C and are known to ‘faint’ if kept too dry. however, a good watering will soon revive them. Its spreading habit makes it ideal as ground cover.