Philodendron 'Florida Beauty' Green
Philodendron 'Florida Beauty' Green is the all green, non-variegated version of Philodendron 'Florida Beauty'. Sports horse-head shaped fenestrated leaves. It does not require the high light that Philodendron Florida Beauty needs. Can be cared for like most Philodendrons. A great choice for beginners.
Note: We do our best to package plants so they arrive healthy and happy. Some leaf drop may occur due to shipping stress. Please contact within 7 days if plant arrives in poor health or doesn't show signs of recovery.
(Plant pictured is in a 6in pot, these are in 4in pots)
Registered name: Philodendron 'Florida Beauty' Green
Parent lineage: Possibly Philodendron pedatum X Philodendron squamiferum
Origination: French Guiana, Suriname, and northern Brazil
Type: Epiphyte/Aroid, Tropical
Pot Size: 4in
Plant height: Climber, variable height. Large leaves
Bloom info: Rare, large lily-like purple flowers
Toxic: Yes, if ingested
Potting mix: Well-draining soil and perlite/bark mix. Repot in Spring every 1-2 years when root bound. Can be staked to encourage climbing.
Light: Bright indirect-medium light. South or West facing preferred.
Water: Water when 2-3 inches of soil is dry.
Temp: Intermediate-warm (60F min night, 85F max day).
Humidity: 30-50%+, prefers consistent moderately high humidity when good air flow is provided. Tolerant of lower humidity with adequate watering.
Fertilizing: Slow release fertilizer (Osmocote recommended) applied at the beginning of Spring and again in mid-late summer. Alternatively, 1/2 strength soluble 20-20-20 fertilizer applied twice monthly starting in Spring-Summer. Decrease or stop in winter.