Philodendron 'Cherry Red' is a cultivar from the Araceae family. It is a compact self-heading plant, new leaves are elliptic to ovate in shape and unfurl a rich red colour and become more green over time. Foliage tends to get more coarse with age and its leaves more prominently ribbed.

 

Pot: 17cm diameter

Height: Approximately 30cm from base of pot.

Terracotta pot not included

 

Secrets to success

 

Temperature: 15-24°C.

 

Light: Bright indirect is best; rotate for even growth.

 

Watering: Water when almost completely dry, Philodendron do well when they dry out a little. 

 

Air humidity: Average to higher humidity for optimum growth. 

 

Fertilising: Feed every 2 waterings during the growing period and remember to dilute synthetic fertiliser to have the recommended amount to avoid leaf burns. 

 

Potting mix: A light airy mix that is fast draining, a mixture of coco coir, orchid bark and perlite is ideal.

 

This plant is toxic. 

 

Philodendron 'Cherry Red'

£60.00Price
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