Philodendron Oxycardium Green (pot)
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PHILODENDRON OXYCARDIUM GREEN
Philodendron Oxycardium Green, Vilevine, Philodendron Scandens Oxycardium, Heart-Leaf Philodendron etc. It is an excellent air purifier and that’s why it is one of the most popular houseplants. Although it looks like a Money Plant but categorically it is not purely a Money Plant. It is perfect for the top of a showcase, bookshelf or for balcony. It has many names, Philodendron Oxycardium Green, Vilevine, Philodendron Scandens Oxycardium, Heart-Leaf Philodendron etc. It is an excellent air purifier and that’s why it is one of the most popular houseplants. Although it looks like a Money Plant but categorically it is not purely a Money Plant. It is perfect for the top of a showcase, bookshelf or for balcony.
The flexible trailing vines of Oxycardium Green can be styled as you wish, twining stems of this plant will either trail from a pot or climb up a column if given support. Let it trail on your walls with the help of wire clips or a trellis. It is an excellent air purifier and that’s why it is one of the most popular houseplants. Although it looks like a Money Plant but categorically it is not purely a Money Plant. It is perfect for the top of a showcase, bookshelf or for balcony.
The flexible trailing vines of Oxycardium Green can be styled as you wish, twining stems of this plant will either trail from a pot or climb up a column if given support. Let it trail on your walls with the help of wire clips or a trellis. It is an evergreen creeper or you can say climber. This plant can be used well to decorate your home, doesn’t need much care, easy to handle. If you are about to start gardening and you are a beginner in this field then Scandens Oxycardium will be perfect for you. The Heart-Leaf Philodendron is known as the sweetheart plant because of the unique heart shape of its leaves. This ease to care for plant is one of the most popular houseplants.
In tropical regions it can survive outside, however in most places it is used strictly as a houseplant. While blooms on this fast-growing climber may appear at any time during the year most plants in confinement never bloom. The Heart-Leaf Philodendron is an evergreen vine that thrives in partial shade at moderate temperatures.
Know as Philodendron oxycardium green , Philodendron Scandens Oxycardium, Heart-Leaf Philodendron, Philodendron Hederaceum Brasil
Light Partial / Bright indirect light
Pet friendly Yes
Air Purifying Yes! Removes formaldehyde from air
Sunlight Bright filtered or indirect light
Soil Sandy soil that drains quickly. Use a soil-based potting mix
Temperature Minimum 15 degrees
Fertilizer Feed every month from during spring and summer especially when new leaves are growing
Light Bright indirect sunlight
Watering Water twice a week
Where to grow Bright indoors, shaded outdoors
Maintenace low maintenance
Special feature Air purifying
The reason philodendrons make such good indoor plants is that they adapt to various lighting and water conditions and thrive indoors very well. The plants have large, green, dark leaves which allow them to absorb even the tiniest traces of light and water.
Philodendron leaves turning yellow and drooping is a sign of overwatering. Water your plant less frequently to correct this problem.
Leaves of Philodendrons turn brown due to insufficient water. If you are keeping long gaps between watering, start watering it more often.
PLANT GOOD FOR
Good of its air purification qualities for a healthier home environment, place philodendron plants in every 100 square feet of living space and let it do what it does naturally.
The philodendron is suitable for hanging basket.
Most potted Heartleaf Philodendron need support for the climbing stems usually with some type of trellis or moss totem pole.
PROPAGATION AND POTTING
Heartleaf Philodendron can be propagated by stem-tip or leaf bud cutting or by seed. Cuttings should be placed in moist soil and placed in a warm environment until roots form. Seeds should be placed on moist soil medium at kept at 66-75 degrees Fahrenheit. The easiest form of propagation for Philodendron scandens oxycardium is the vegetative propagation, either by stem tip or leaf bud cutting.
PESTS AND DISEASES
Though pests are not normally problematic for Heartleaf Philodendron, common pests include insects and fungal problems. Typical pathogen (fungal, bacterial, viral) problems may include dasheen mosaic virus, root rot, and fungal and bacterial leaf spots. Insects may include mealy bugs, scale insects, and spider mites
The Heartleaf Philodendron does well with a well-balanced fertilizer. Apply a water-soluble fertilizer once every month or couple of months
Philodendron hederaceum is probably the most popular philodendron type you can find worldwide. People love this species for its heart-shaped leaves and vivid colors. Compared to other species from the genus, the hederaceum one does not require high maintenance.
The rarest Philodendron on this list is the Philodendron Spiritus Sancti. With only a handful of these unique foliaged beauties in the wild, this endangered species is the rarest Philodendron variety. This plant is also one of the most expensive Philodendron varieties available.
This plant goes by the scientific name Philodendron hederaceum, but it is very commonly seen under the synonym Philodendron scandens. Both Philodendrons and Pothos belong to the same family, Araceae, but Pothos are in the genus Epipremnum, and Philodendrons are of the genus Philodendron.
Generally available in India in quantities of:
– Native Tropical America.
– A very useful foliage climber with broad.
– Heart shaped, glossy green leaves.
– One of the mainstays of the foliage plant industry worldwide.
– This is a very versatile plant.
– The leaves are heart shapes, flat and deep, deep green.
– It can be used as a groundcover, in hanging baskets, as a filler or a moss stick plant. It can also grow well on to the bare tree trunks. Unlike money plants their leaves are not variable in size when planted in the ground.
– Philodendrons are plants from the tropical jungles.
– They love warm weather, water and shade.
Philodendrons are thought to improve air quality in the home. Kings of foliage, philodendron’s veiny, sprawling leaves are great to look at and even better at absorbing carbon dioxide and other toxins from the air! Porous oxygenating leaves brighten and freshen the room visually and atmospherically
Philodendron. Philodendron is one of the most popular houseplants owing to its low-maintenance style and ease of growing. And it looks beautiful too! However, the plant contains calcium oxalate crystals, which can be toxic for both hu mans and pets.
Another classic climber from the Philodendron family, the Philodendron Oxycardium Golden is an evergreen houseplant that features stunning green and glossy foliage which will instantly brighten your space.
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