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- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and though look identical but never 100% similar to the image pictured here.
- Flowers/fruits are seasonal and plants may not be with flowers/fruits at the time of order/delivery.
Overall Height APPROXIMATELY 25-28cm
- The Philodendron birkin is a rare gorgeous houseplant with dark green leaves.
- The beautiful leaves are variegated with a light yellow too.
- The garden gods took a paintbrush across the leaves to make an intriguing pattern.
- Birkins stand out from the other houseplants and bring creativity to your home.
- Tropical philodendron birkins come from the Araceae family.
- Philodendron is a subcategory of this family.
- These plants grow different-shaped leaves.
- They all come in different pigments.
- This is what makes philodendrons unique and such a beloved houseplant.
- It prefers a rich bark, peat-based soil which is not too heavy.
- It needs to be able to that retains moisture, but not hold water.
- Feed philodendron houseplants with a balanced liquid foliage houseplant fertilizer that contains macro-nutrients.
- Water the plant with the fertilizer monthly in spring and summer and every six to eight weeks in fall and winter.
- Slow growth and small leaf size is the plant’s way of telling you that it isn’t getting enough fertilizer.
- Pale new leaves usually indicate that the plant isn’t getting enough calcium and magnesium, which are essential micro-nutrients for philodendrons.
- Set the plant in a location with bright, indirect sunlight.
- Find a position near a window where the sun’s rays never actually touch the foliage.
- While it’s normal for older leaves to yellow, if this happens to several leaves at the same time, the plant may be getting too much light.
- On the other hand, if the stems are long and leggy with several inches between leaves, the plant probably isn’t getting enough light.
- When growing philodendron plants, allow the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings.
- The length of your index finger to the first knuckle is about an inch, so inserting your finger into the soil is a good way to check the moisture level.
- Droopy leaves can mean that the plant is getting too much or not enough water.
- But the leaves recover quickly when you correct the watering schedule.