This product contains
|1||Philodendron selloum (Golden) - Plant|
|2||4 inch (10 cm) Nursery Pot as Inner|
|3||4.5 inch (11 cm) Ronda No. 1110 Round Plastic Planter (Turquoise)|
About Philodendron selloum
Philodendron selloum (Golden) is a perennial bushy plant. It is a tropical plant with large, showy leaves that is grown as a houseplant in temperate climates. It can tolerate deep shade but prefers bright, indirect light and moist soil.It can produce aerial roots that absorb water and nutrients.
It can also remove harmful toxins from air.
|Plant Height||7 inch (18 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||4 inch (10 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Lacy tree philodendron, Selloum, Horsehead philodendron|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 20 feet|
|Flower Colour ||White|
|Bloom Time ||Rarely flowers indoors|
|Difficulty Level ||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. Soil The soil should be well drained and fertile for growing Philodendron plant. Watering Water the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in pot feels dry to touch. Do not ever overwater the plant. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season. Application of Fertilizer During 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-potting When 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
Refer our Garden Guide for detailed procedures and meanings of words related to gardening.
Plant Protection Remove 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 selloum 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:
|Sunlight ||Partial shade|
|Watering ||Moderately |
|Soil ||Well-drained soil |
|Temperature ||20 to 30 degree Celsius|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Philodendron selloum special feature
Excellent air purifier plant.
Philodendron selloum uses
- It makes an excellent container or house plant
Frequently Asked Questions
When do Philodendron leaves split?
Philodendron leaves split around the year, wherever it is getting morning sunlight of 1-3 hours a day which is ideal for splitting and plant grow well in indirect bright light for rest of the day.
When to plant Philodendron cuttings?
You can do cuttings of Philodendron plant in the early spring to mid summer because this is the season in which philodendron grow actively.
Do Philodendrons flower?
Yes, Philodendrons flower.
When to trim Philodendron?
You can trim Philodendron at any time of the year when you are observing this sign, yellowing of leaves, spindly growth, and some of the leaves are damaged etc.
Philodendron when to water?
Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Apply 3 cup(approx.150ml) of water when top soil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. In general, water at least once a week and keep the soil moist.
Does Philodendron climb?
Yes, it climb they produce rootlets along the length of their stems that help them to climb
Can Philodendron grow from cuttings?
Yes, Philodendron will grow from cuttings, take the cuttings with at least 2-3 node for better success rate.
When to fertilize Philodendron?
You can fertilize to your philodendron with any balanced organic fertilizer once a month.
Is Philodendron money plant?
No, Philodendron are not money plant, they resembles like money plant because of the same family Araceae, but both are belong to different genus.
What is Philodendron plant?
Philodendron is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae. It is popularly grown as ornamental and indoor plants throughout the world. There are best known as cleaning the air according to NASA clean air study.There are 2 types of philodendron like climbing and non-climbing philodendron.
Do Philodendrons need sunlight?
Yes, it needs morning sunlight of 1-3 hours a day is ideal and plant grows well in indirect bright light for the rest of the day.
Philodendron how to grow?
You can grow Philodendron either in pot or directly in the ground. All Philodendron plant requires morning sunlight of 1-3 hours a day is ideal and plant grow well in indirect bright light for the rest of the day.
Soil should be well-drained, fertile and nutrient-rich, you can also apply any balanced organic fertilizer once a month and apply 3 cups (approx.150 ml) of water when the topsoil (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch.
Can Philodendron grow outside?
Yes, you can grow philodendron outside wherever minimum of 1-3 hours of morning sunlight is available.
Does Philodendron clean the air?
Yes, according to NASA Clean Air Study Philodendron clean the air.
When to repot Philodendron selloum?
You can repot your Philodendron selloum when you see the following sign; the roots are growing through the drainage hole at the bottom of the planter and if roots are pushing the plant up, out of the planter. If plant is growing slower than normal (different than dormant) and if plant is extremely top heavy, and falls over easily.
Does Philodendron need full sun?
No, Philodendron doesn't need full sun, it requires minimum 1-3 hours of morning sunlight and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day.
Can Philodendron grow in low light?
Yes, it can grow in low light, wherever indirect natural/artificial bright light are available.
Can Philodendron grow in water?
Yes, you can grow Philodendron in water only if you trained it to grow in water from the initial days(nursery)
When do Philodendrons flower?
It depend on the species of Philodendron but most of them flower after they mature(1 year)and they almost flower in every May to July month but it varies from location to location.
Does Philodendron flower?
Yes, it flower, but they are mainly grown for foliage purpose.
Do Philodendrons need a lot of light?
No, it need minimum 1-3 hours of morning sunlight and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day.
Philodendron how to care for?
Philodendron plants are easy to care; Morning sunlight of 1-3 hours a day is ideal and plant grow well in bright light for rest of the day and well drained, fertile and nutrient rich soil. Apply water when the top soil (1-2 inch) in the pot feels dry to touch. Apply organic fertilizer once a month and immediately give water after applications of fertilizer.
When to transplant Philodendron?
You can transplant your Philodendron when you see the following sign; the roots are growing through the drainage hole at the bottom of the planter and if roots are pushing the plant up, out of the planter. If plant is growing slower than normal (different than dormant) and if plant is extremely top heavy, and falls over easily.
How to propagate Philodendron?
Best way to propagate Philodendron plant are from cuttings, just select the branch with minimum 2-3 node and leaf and give them a slant cutting and place them in water or directly into potting mix in such a way that at least 1 node should be in water/potting mix, both will shows good result.
Why are Philodendron leaves turning yellow?
The less sunlight, overwatering or less watering can result in the Philodendron leaves turning into yellow.
How fast does Philodendron grow?
Philodendron can grow at very fast rate if the plant is provided with balance nutrient rich fertilizer and moisture. They can increase in more height if supported with moss stick, and on tree trunk etc.
When to prune Philodendron?
You can prune Philodendron at any time of the year when you are observing these sign, yellowing of leaves, spindly growth, and some of the leaves are damaged etc.
Does Philodendron bloom?
Yes, it bloom, but they are mainly grown for foliage purpose.
Monday, 10 February 2020
Excellent proctus collection
Thursday, 28 November 2019
i was satisfied .good packing ,but the leaf was damaged.so i gived 4 stars
Saturday, 16 November 2019
This plant is exactly what I wanted.
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