Philodendron Brasil Plant
It is an evergreen climber. It is often called heartleaf philodendron and is perhaps the most popular philodendron sold in commerce today.
Planting and care
- Place in bright indirect light. Avoid full sun.
- Water regularly during the growing season, but reduce watering in fall to late winter.
- Pinch trailing stems to promote bushier growth.The Heartleaf Philodendron is an evergreen vine that thrives in partial shade at moderate temperatures. In tropical regions it can survive outside, however, in most place, it is used strictly as a houseplant. The soil surrounding the Philodendron scandens must be kept moist but not soggy. Feed every month from during spring and summer especially when new leaves are growing.
Sunlight Bright filtered or indirect light Watering Moderate Soil Sandy soil that drains quickly. Use a soil-based potting mix. Temperature 20-30 degrees C Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer.