15 - 30cm Philodendron Mamei 12cm Pot

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Philodendron Mamei is a tropical plant native to South America, and it is commonly grown as a houseplant. It has large, glossy green leaves that are similar in shape to those of a heart. This Philodendron species is relatively easy to care for, making it a popular choice for indoor gardeners. Here are some care tips for Philodendron Mamei:

  1. Lighting: Philodendron Mamei thrives in bright, indirect light. However, it can also tolerate low light conditions. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight, as this can cause the leaves to burn.

  2. Watering: Water your Philodendron Mamei when the top inch of soil is dry to the touch. Be careful not to overwater the plant, as this can lead to root rot. Ensure that the pot has drainage holes to allow excess water to escape.

  3. Humidity: Philodendron Mamei prefers high humidity levels. You can increase the humidity around the plant by using a humidifier, placing a tray of water near the plant, or by grouping it with other plants.

  4. Temperature: This plant prefers temperatures between 60-75°F (15-24°C). It can tolerate slightly cooler temperatures but avoid exposing it to temperatures below 55°F (13°C).

  5. Soil: Use a well-draining potting mix that is rich in organic matter, such as peat moss.

  6. Fertilizer: Feed your Philodendron Mamei once a month during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced fertilizer. Reduce or stop fertilizing during the winter when the plant is dormant.

  7. Pruning: Prune your Philodendron Mamei to maintain its shape and size. Cut back any leggy stems or yellowing leaves, and pinch back the tips of the plant to encourage bushier growth.

  8. Propagation: Philodendron Mamei can be propagated from stem cuttings. Take a 4-6 inch cutting with a few leaves and a node, and plant it in a well-draining potting mix. Keep the soil moist and warm until new growth appears.

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    • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

    • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

    • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

    • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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