Philodendron hastatum ‘Silver Sword’Regular price $18.00
This low maintenance Philodendron has a strong climbing habit, thick stems and shimmery silver/blue leaves that transform from juvenile, pointed ovate shapes, to lobed, sword shapes when mature. The blueish silver tones become deeper as the plant matures, when allowed to climb and root itself to a structure this plant can grow up to 2-3 metres tall.
Current Pot Size: 100mm
Synonyms: Philodendron hastifolium, Philodendron elongatum, Philodendron Silver Sword.
Light: Bright indirect to Full Shade - Category 4-5 (please see our blog on plant light requirements)
Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining - Aroid Mix (please see our blog on soil requirements)
Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)
Watering: Don't over water, this plant like to dry out between watering.
Maintenance: low maintenance. providing a trellis/growing support is recommended as the plant can get top heavy rather quickly.