Philodendron Subhastatum belongs to the Araceae family of houseplants and originates in the South American rainforests. This family consists of more than 3,500 different plant species. This family is characterised by its particularly beautiful leaves, as is the case with Philodendron Subhastatum. The upper part of the leaves is a glossy deep green, while the underside will surprise you with a burgundy colour. In addition to its beautiful appearance, Philodendron Subhastatum is also a strong and air-purifying plant. This makes this houseplant a real eye-catcher in your urban jungle.
Care & tips Philodendron Subhastatum - 40cm
Philodendron Subhastatum is a reasonably easy plant to care for. However, due to its tropical origins this houseplant does like a slightly damp environment. This will enhance its growth and shine. Philodendron Subhastatum will certainly survive in a less humid environment, although its growth will be somewhat slower. We do, however, advise against spraying the leaves with water. This may cause stains on the leaves and even lead to infections.
Water requirements for Philodendron Subhastatum - 40cm
Philodendron Subhastatum does not need much water, but it is important that the soil is always slightly moist. This houseplant is very sensitive to wet soil. Does the soil still feel moist? Then wait a moment before watering. If your Philodendron Subhastatum develops brown leaves, this is probably due to too much water. You can safely cut off these brown leaves.
Light requirements for Philodendron Subhastatum - 40cm
Philodendron Subhastatum is not the most difficult of plants to position. This houseplant prefers a spot with partial sun and shade. A place with too much direct sunlight will not benefit Philodendron Subhastatum. When the plant gets several yellow leaves, it is a sign of a place with too much direct sunlight. In that case, move Philodendron Subhastatum.
Is Philodendron Subhastatum - 40cm poisonous?
Philodendron Subhastatum is a slightly poisonous plant. If you have small children or pets, please pay attention to the location of this houseplant.
How will my Philodendron Subhastatum - 40cm be delivered?
This tropical houseplant will be sent in a pot. All our houseplants are sent in specially designed boxes. The unique interior of the boxes ensures that the houseplants are firmly positioned in the box and cannot move around. Houseplants don't mind being in a dark box for a day. This way, we make sure that your green friends are delivered to your home in tip-top shape.