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PlantFiles: Heartleaf Philodendron
Philodendron hederaceum 'Brazil'

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Family: Araceae (a-RAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Philodendron (fil-oh-DEN-dron) (Info)
Species: hederaceum (hed-er-AYE-see-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Brazil

Synonym:Philodendron hederaceum 'Aureum'
Synonym:Philodendron scandens 'Aureum'
Synonym:Philodendron scandens 'Lemon Lime'

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Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Vines and Climbers

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
N/A

Foliage:
Grown for foliage
Variegated
Chartreuse/Yellow

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Patented

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
By air layering

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive creash On Jun 9, 2014, creash from Logansport, IN wrote:

According to the tag the plant came with, it's a fast-growing plant. While mine is growing fast, there's no trunk. It's just the foliage so far. Hopefully it'll start shooting up soon! Very pretty plant.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Bartow, Florida
Loganville, Georgia



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