Philodendron 'Emerald Duke'

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Philodendron 'Imperial Green'

Origin

Mexico, Brazil 

Family

Araceae

Description

Philodendron Emerald Duke is a vining aroid , self-heading with bright green elliptical leaves.

The leaves are deep green. This is not a very quick growing climber and popularly grown on moss sticks.  

Environment

Philodendron is one of the easiest of all house plants to grow. They love warm weather, water and shade. It can take a wide range of conditions. Grow philodendron in well-draining, moist, fertile soils in partial shade. Avoid alkaline soil at all cost. Too much light and the leaves become more pale or simply dry and brown. Too low humidity or soil moisture can cause leaf browning, too, but also note that philodendrons do not like soggy or cold soils.

During growing, fertilise with slow-release fertilizer or use a 20-20-20 liquid fertilizer at half-strength every 2 weeks.

Landscape Uses

Emerald Duke constitute large foliage plants to fill up voids in high ceiling or high traffic area. These plants create a garden like ambience and also give richness to the surroundings. They are also instrumental in absorbing more pollutants because of their large size.. It is also an excellent houseplant in bright, warm indoor spaces.

Eliminates

Formaldehyde, benzene, trichloroethylene, xylene, ammonia, and more

Caution

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested.  Philodendrons are especially poisonous to dogs and cats.

 

 


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