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Heart Leaf Philodendron in 4 inch plastic pot

Heart Leaf Philodendron in 4 inch plastic pot

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Description of product

The Philodendron is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae. The genus has a large number of different hybrid species and is grown as Indoor plants The name derives from the Greek words, ‘Philo’ meaning love, and ‘Dendron’, meaning tree. Philodendrons have an extremely diverse array of growth methods.

These are popularly used as ornamental houseplants and are able to tolerate a variety of light conditions.

Benefits of Philodendron Plants

Air Purifier:

The Philodendron plant plays a big role in purifying plant inside our homes and workplaces. Its leaves absorb pollutants in the air and release oxygen. It is a great plant to place in your living areas of workplace.

Decor:

The Philodendron is a statement indoor plant that instantly becomes any room's focal point. It also creates a calming and natural ambiance with its tropical vibe.

Low Maintenance:

Philodendron plants are easy to grow. Place it in a well-ventilated, diffused sunlight area or a well-lit indoor space, and the plant will thrive. Beginners can also grow this beautiful plant. 

Care Tips for Philodendron Plants

Watering:

Water the Philodendron plant when the soil is completely dry. Since the plant is mostly placed indoors, it may take a few days for the soil to become completely dry. Water thoroughly

 

Light:

Do not keep the Philodendron plant in direct sunlight as it will burn its leaves. Keep the plant in a medium or filtered light. The best light to fall on this plant is from the east or north-facing window.

 

Placement:

Place the Philodendron in the east or north-facing place so that the morning sunlight can fall on it.

 

Fertilization:

Add fertilizer such as vermicompost 3every 2 months to balance the nutritional needs of the Philodendron plant. Keep tilling the soil to increase aeration.

 

Ideal Soil Mix:

The Philodendron plant requires well-draining soil that does not retain much water. The ideal soil mix for this plant is, Cocopeat (50%) +Garden soil (30%) +vermicompost (20%).

Pruning:

Pruning the Philodendron plant regularly will ensure that it has a bushier, healthier growth. The plant also grows faster when pruned.

Pest Control:

The Philodendron plant is susceptible to mealy bugs, scales, mites, and thrips. However, spraying the plant with neem oil spray will be a good precautionary measure.

Frequently Asked Questions about Philodendron Plants

1. Is the Philodendron plant a good indoor plant?

Yes, Philodendron is a super air purifying plat that creates a better living environment for you.

2. Why are Philodendrons so popular?

The beautifully heart-shaped leaves of the Philodendrons, make it a very popular houseplant. 

3. How long do Philodendrons live?

If the plant is given proper care and nutrition, it can live for many decades. 

4. How fast does the Philodendron grow?

The Philodendron is a fast-growing plant and can grow up to 3-4 inches in 10 days.

5. Can I leave my Philodendron outside?

The Philodendron is an indoor plant wither if placed in direct harsh sunlight. 

6. Where can I buy Philodendron plants?

Head over to Home plants, India’s favorite online nursery, and browse from their extensive collection of plants.

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