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55 - 65cm Monstera Pinnatipartita on Mosspole 17cm Pot House Plant

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Monstera pinnatipartita is a lesser-known variety of Monstera, native to South America. It is prized for its attractive, uniquely patterned leaves and its climbing growth habit. When growing on a moss pole, Monstera pinnatipartita can mimic its natural environment, attaching to the pole and climbing upwards.

Description:

The Monstera pinnatipartita displays juvenile leaves that are smaller, solid, and heart-shaped. As the plant matures, particularly when given a climbing structure like a moss pole, the leaves grow larger and develop significant fenestrations (the characteristic 'holes' of Monsteras), with the potential of leaves reaching up to a foot in length or more.

Care Guide:

  1. Light: Monstera pinnatipartita prefers bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight as it can cause leaf burn.

  2. Water: Allow the top 1-2 inches of soil to dry out between waterings. Overwatering can lead to root rot. The moss pole should also be kept moist to encourage aerial root attachment and growth.

  3. Humidity: This plant thrives in high humidity but is fairly adaptable to most home environments. Aim for a humidity level of 60% or above if possible. You can increase humidity through misting, placing a tray of water near the plant, or using a humidifier.

  4. Temperature: Ideal temperatures are between 65-85°F (18-29°C). Protect your Monstera from cold drafts and drastic temperature changes.

  5. Soil: A well-draining potting mix is important to prevent waterlogging. A mix of peat moss, perlite, and orchid bark or coco coir can work well.

  6. Fertilizer: Feed your plant every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring to early fall) with a balanced houseplant fertilizer diluted to half-strength. Reduce feeding in the winter months.

  7. Support: A moss pole or another type of support is essential for this climbing plant. As it grows, attach new growth to the pole with garden twine or soft plant ties to encourage vertical growth.

  8. Pruning: Prune as needed to control the size and shape of your plant. Pruning can also stimulate fuller growth.

  9. Repotting: Repot your Monstera pinnatipartita every 2-3 years or when it becomes root-bound. When you repot, this can be a good time to also upgrade the size of your moss pole.

  10. Propagation: Monstera pinnatipartita can be propagated from stem cuttings. Ensure each cutting has at least one node and place it in water or moist soil until roots develop.

Caution: Like all Monstera species, pinnatipartita is toxic if ingested, so keep it out of reach of pets and children.

Remember, plant care can vary based on the specific conditions in your home. Keep an eye on your plant's health and adjust your care routine as needed.

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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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