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Philodendron is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae. As of September 2015, the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families accepted 489 species;

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Philodendron Duckei

Philodendron Duckei

Philodendron Duckei is a plant species native to French Guiana. Suriname. and Brazil but cultivated as an ornamental elsewhere..

Philodendron Nanegalense

Philodendron Nanegalense

Philodendron nanegalense is a species of plant in the family Araceae. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss..

Philodendron Melanochrysum

Philodendron Melanochrysum

Philodendron melanochrysum is a species of flowering plant in the family Araceae.

Philodendron Maximum

Philodendron Maximum

Philodendron maximum is a species of flowering plant in the family Araceae. It is native to Bolivia.

Philodendron Martianum

Philodendron Martianum

Philodendron martianum is a species of plant in the family Araceae. It is native to southeastern Brazil. It is also known of a popular name of pacová..

Philodendron Hooveri

Philodendron Hooveri

Philodendron hooveri is a species of plant in the family Araceae. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. It is threatened by habitat loss..

Philodendron Hastatum

Philodendron Hastatum

Philodendron hastatum is a species of plant in the genus Philodendron. The species has previously been known by synonyms such as Philodendron domesticum or other names.

Philodendron Gualeanum

Philodendron Gualeanum

Philodendron gualeanum is a species of plant in the family Araceae. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss..

Philodendron Gigas

Philodendron Gigas

Philodendron gigas is a species of flowering plant in the family Araceae. It is endemic to Panama.

Philodendron Crassinervium

Philodendron Crassinervium

Philodendron crassinervium is a species of plant in the family Araceae. found in S.E. Brazil.

Philodendron Cordatum

Philodendron Cordatum

Philodendron cordatum. is an uncommon. toxic species not often found or offered as a houseplant. It is native to a small region in Southeastern coastal Brazil.

Philodendron Chimboanum

Philodendron Chimboanum

Philodendron chimboanum is a species of plant in the family Araceae. It is endemic to Ecuador. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. It is threatened by habitat loss..

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Philodendron care

Indirect light

Keep them out of harsh direct sunlight, as too much of it can scorch their leaves!

Medium

Let your plant dry out between waterings. Water thoroughly when topsoil is dry, usually once a week.

50% - 60%

Your plant will do well in average household humidity

FAQ

Is a philodendron an indoor plant?
The reason philodendrons make such good indoor plants is that they adapt to various lighting and water conditions and thrive indoors very well. The plants have large, green, dark leaves which allow them to absorb even the tiniest traces of light and water.
Does philodendron need sun?
Philodendrons grow best in medium light and bright indirect sunlight. ... They will tolerate low light, but if the stems become leggy with several inches between the leaves, you may need to move the plant to a brighter location. Water: Water when the top inch of soil dries out.
Is growing philodendron plant inside good for your health?
Growing any kind of plant - unless it’s something you’re allergic to - is good for your health. To paraphrase an old saying, “The outside of a plant is good for the inside of a person.” Plants contribute on many levels to psychological and mental health and can be endlessly interesting when you get into them.
How are philodendrons poisonous to cats?
It's considered to be toxic. A lot depends on the type, (some varieties are more toxic than others) and how much was eaten.
Is Monstera a philodendron?
Monstera used to be classified under the genus Philodendron. They are no longer classified under that genus. One way to tell is to search for the presence of cataphylls. Philodendron have these protective sheaths in order to guard the soft tissue of the new leaf as it hardens off. These are absent in Monstera species.