Schismatoglottis is a tropical genus of about 100 species, the great majority of which are Malesian. They are known for their attractive patterned leaves and can be used as an shady ground cover in the tropics or as a houseplant in cooler areas.
They like rich moist soil in a shady position and are propagated by offsets. To use a s a groundcover multiplant and they will sucker up filling areas.