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Split-leaf Philodendron, Cut-leaf Philodendron
Monstera deliciosa


Tree climber with thick stems and aerial roots. Dark green leaves are heart-shaped and become more dissected or cut with age.

Plant Form or Habit: spreading

Plant Use: large foliage floor plant

Exposure: low

Flower Color: Cream to white

Blooming Period:

Height: Climber

Width: 2-3 feet

Foliage Texture: coarse

Heat Tolerance: medium

Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Young plants sold under the name P. pertusum which has entire leaves; Very large leaves and climbing nature limits common use of this plant; allow to dry between waterings.


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