Philodendron Ceylon Golden is the most popular, tolerant, and durable house plant.
What makes it special:
Best air purifier indoor plant.
- Best plant for low light condition.
- Low maintenance plant.
||Philodendron Ceylon Golden - Plant
||4 inch (10 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
||4.5 inch (11 cm) Ronda No. 1110 Round Plastic Planter (Pastel Pink)
Philodendron Ceylon Gold is an evergreen, ornamental, climber houseplant. This unique plant has no back lobes on its leaves. It has paddle-shaped leaves are a bright almost fluorescent green color.
Philodendron is one of the best air-purifying plants that remove airborne toxins such as formaldehyde, benzene, and trichloroethylene from the atmosphere.
||6 inch (15 cm)
||4 inch (10 cm)
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
||Philodendron Golden Emerald, Fiddle-leaf philodendron, Gold Satin, Philodendron Golden Erubescens, Velvet Leaf.
|Maximum Reachable Height
||8 to 10 feet
||It rarely flowers indoors.
||Easy to grow
Planting and care
Keep the plant indoor or outdoor with bright indirect natural light or bright indirect artifical light.Protect the Philodendron plant from direct sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage.SoilThe soil should be well drained and fertile for growing Philodendron plant.WateringWater the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.Do not overwater the plant.Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.Application of FertilizerDuring the main growing season (April - August) feed the Philodendron plant with organic fertilizer once a month.Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.Re-pottingWhen a plant outgrows in current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.Do the re-potting late evening and keep the plant in shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition.For re-potting procedure click here
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Plant ProtectionRemove dead, infected or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
Philodendron Ceylon Golden care
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:Check the moisture in the soil before watering it. Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water.Keep the plant in indirect bright light.Do not re-pot immediately after receiving it.Key requirements to keep plant healthy:
||Well drained soil
||25 - 35 degrees C
||Apply any organic fertilizer
Philodendron Ceylon Golden special feature
Excellent air purifier plant.
Philodendron Ceylon Golden uses
- It makes an excellent container or house plant