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Heart Leaf Philodendron Houseplant

  • - Pet Safe: No
  • - Care Level: Low
  • - Space Required: 6 feet
  • - Thrives In Rooms With: North, East or West facing windows
  • - Each 5-Inch Pot contains 1 Heart Leaf Philodendron Houseplant
Plant Features

The Heart Leaf Philodendron, scientifically known as Philodendron hederaceum, is a beloved houseplant famous for its vibrant, heart-shaped leaves and easy-going nature. This plant is a vining type, making it a versatile addition to indoor spaces – it can be grown as a hanging plant, allowed to climb, or even left to trail over a shelf. The Heart Leaf Philodendron's leaves are a rich, deep green, adding a touch of lushness wherever it is placed. It's an excellent choice for both beginners and experienced plant enthusiasts due to its resilience and adaptability.

Caring for the Heart Leaf Philodendron requires attention to a few key aspects. Yellowing leaves can indicate overwatering, while brown, crispy leaves often suggest underwatering or low humidity. The plant can adapt to a range of lighting conditions but thrives in bright, indirect light. Direct sunlight can scorch the leaves, and too little light can lead to leggy growth. The Heart Leaf Philodendron prefers moderate humidity and regular watering, but it is forgiving if you occasionally forget to water it. It's also important to check for pests such as aphids, spider mites, and mealybugs.

Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Needs
Sunlight Indirect, Bright - within 2-3' of a window
Watering Needs Allow the top of the soil to dry before watering
Fertilizer Every 4-6 weeks
Humidity Level Medium (mist every 2-3 days)
Temperature 65-75 F
Care Level No Thumb (plants will tolerate neglect)
Attribute name Attribute value
Plant Characteristics
Height Category 4-6 feet
Mature Spread 4-6 feet
Habit Vining
Foliage Color Green
Garden Styles Houseplant
Pet Friendly No