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Philodendron 2 Pack Variety - 4" Pots

Philodendron 2 Pack Variety - 4" Pots

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2 Pack Philodendron Variety  - 4" Pots

Description of Philodendrons

A Philodendron Variety Pack can introduce a diverse range of textures and forms to your indoor garden. Philodendrons are popular for their ease of care and striking foliage, with varieties ranging from climbing vines to large, self-heading types. Common types in a variety pack might include the Heartleaf Philodendron (Philodendron hederaceum), Philodendron 'Prince of Orange', and Philodendron 'Xanadu', each offering distinct leaf shapes and growth habits.

  • Heartleaf Philodendron (Philodendron hederaceum): Known for its heart-shaped, green leaves, this vining plant is perfect for hanging baskets or as a climbing plant along a trellis or moss pole.
  • Philodendron 'Prince of Orange': Named for its orange-hued young leaves, this self-heading philodendron transitions to green as the leaves mature. It provides a colorful display in any indoor setting.
  • Philodendron 'Xanadu': Featuring deeply lobed, compact, and dense foliage, the 'Xanadu' is ideal for creating a lush, tropical feel in smaller spaces.

Care Plan for Philodendron Variety Pack

Light: Philodendrons generally prefer bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. The variegated types might require more light to maintain their striking patterns. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch their leaves.

Watering: Water philodendrons when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. They prefer the soil to be consistently moist but not soggy. Ensure good drainage to prevent root rot, a common issue if overwatered.

Humidity: These plants enjoy moderate to high humidity but will generally do well in average household humidity. If the air is too dry, particularly in winter, consider using a humidifier or misting the leaves regularly.

Temperature: Philodendrons thrive in temperatures between 65-78°F (18-26°C). They should be protected from drafts and extreme temperature swings.

Child and Pet Safety: Most philodendrons are toxic to both pets and humans if ingested. They contain calcium oxalate crystals, which can cause irritation, difficulty swallowing, and vomiting. Keep these plants out of reach of children and pets to avoid any accidents.

General Tips: Fertilize philodendrons monthly during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength. Prune regularly to control their size and shape, especially for the vining varieties. Dust the leaves occasionally to prevent the buildup of dust and to ensure efficient photosynthesis.

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