Philodendron Mamei - 40-45cm / Nursery Plastic Pot is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock.
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Philodendron mamei is a rare and highly sought-after species of Philodendron known for its large, velvety leaves and attractive growth habit. Native to Ecuador and Colombia, it is a climbing plant that can add a touch of tropical beauty to any indoor space. Here is some information about Philodendron mamei:
Appearance: Philodendron mamei has large, heart-shaped leaves that are typically 8 to 12 inches (20 to 30 centimeters) long. The leaves have a unique texture, with a velvety feel and a deep green color. The undersides of the leaves often have a reddish hue. The new leaves emerge in a coppery shade, gradually maturing to their dark green color.
Growth habit: This Philodendron species is a climbing vine that can produce long, trailing vines. It has aerial roots that allow it to cling to and climb up various supports, such as moss poles or trellises. As it matures, it can develop a bushy appearance with multiple vines and leaves.
Light requirements: Philodendron mamei thrives in bright, indirect light. It can tolerate lower light conditions but may exhibit slower growth and reduced leaf size. Avoid exposing it to direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves.
Temperature and humidity: This plant prefers temperatures between 65°F and 85°F (18°C to 29°C) and appreciates higher humidity levels. It can adapt to average household humidity, but it will benefit from increased humidity. Regular misting, using a humidifier, or placing the plant on a pebble tray filled with water can help create a more humid environment.
Watering: Water the Philodendron mamei thoroughly when the top inch (2.5 centimeters) of soil feels dry. Ensure proper drainage, and avoid overwatering to prevent root rot. Allow excess water to drain out from the pot.