Philodendron 'Florida Beauty' is a hybrid from the Araceae family. It has deep green, multi-lobed leaves with a single large lower lobe and salmon pink petioles. This plant is a prolific climber and will happily scale a sphagnum moss pole.
Pot: 15cm pot.
Height: Approximately 40cm from base of pot.
Secrets of success
Temperature: Ideal temperatures are 16-24°C. Temperatures above or below could slow down growth.
Light: Most suited to bright indirect light.
Water: Keep soil moist during spring and summer, reduce watering in winter.
Air humidity: Although relatively tolerant of dry conditions keep humidity higher to prevent crispy edges and encourage larger growth. Higher humidity can be achieved by misting, grouping plants together, using a humidifier or placing your plant on a tray of watered pebbles.
Potting mix: Well draining potting mix or Aroid mix.
Feeding: Fertilise every 2-4 weeks during the growing period and every other month in winter.
This plant is toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.