Philodendron Gloriosum 'Zebra'
$28.00 incl. GST
- The actual plant may differ as each pot has its own unique natural look and although 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 is measured from the bottom of the pot to the tallest point of the plant vertically.
- Plant Overall Height APPROXIMATELY:-
- 25cm for POT SIZE 14cm(Ø)
- Red Bristle Philodendron is a stunning houseplant that features lush, deep green foliage with unique red bristles or hairs on the undersides of the leaves.
- The plant is also known as Philodendron melanochrysum and is highly sought after for its attractive and eye-catching appearance.
- It comes with a plant supporter or trellis, which provides stability and helps the plant to climb or vine as it grows.
- The foliage of Red Bristle Philodendron is heart-shaped and has a velvety texture, making it visually appealing to touch and admire.
- With proper care, this plant can reach a height of 3 to 6 feet (0.9 to 1.8 meters) when grown indoors.
- Red Bristle Philodendron prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.
- The plant requires regular watering, allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings to prevent overwatering.
- It is a relatively low-maintenance plant that can thrive in various indoor environments, making it suitable for homes, offices, or other indoor spaces.
- The Red Bristle Philodendron is a climbing or vining plant, and the included plant supporter helps it grow upright and provides decorative support.
- It is an excellent choice for creating a tropical or jungle-like ambiance in your indoor spaces, with its lush foliage and climbing habit.
- This plant is known for its air-purifying qualities, helping to remove toxins from the air and improve indoor air quality.
- Red Bristle Philodendron is generally easy to care for and can be a beautiful addition to any plant collection or interior decor.
- Philodendron Gloriosum 'Zebra' prefers well-draining soil.
- Use a well-balanced, peat-based potting mix.
- The soil should retain moisture but not become waterlogged.
- Adding perlite or vermiculite can improve drainage.
- Philodendron Gloriosum 'Zebra' benefits from regular fertilization during the growing season.
- Use a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer.
- Apply the fertilizer according to the package instructions, typically every 4-6 weeks during the growing season.
- Reduce or suspend fertilization during the winter months.
- Philodendron Gloriosum 'Zebra' thrives in bright, indirect light.
- It can tolerate some low light conditions but will have better growth in brighter environments.
- Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.
- Provide some shade during the hottest part of the day.
- Philodendron Gloriosum 'Zebra' has moderate water requirements.
- Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged.
- Water the plant when the top inch of soil feels slightly dry.
- Adjust watering frequency based on the season and environmental conditions.