Philodendron erubescens Plant
Philodendron erubescens Plant - 1 pc
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Philodendron erubescens or Xanadu Plant
About Plant- This Philodendron grows to around 6 feet in height and features unusual red colored stalks and green foliage that is bronzed on the underside.
Philodendron erubescens Plant Care
Light- The Philodendron Xanadu has quite specific lighting requirements, which differ from most other Philodendron varieties. It needs more light than most of its relatives in order to maintain its compact appearance.
Soil- Potting soil for Philodendron Xanadu should be a rich, loose soil mixture that drains well.
Water- The Xanadu likes to have its soil kept moist but not wet. The best way to water it is to give it a generous watering until water runs out of the drainage holes of the pot.
Humidity- This plant likes humidity and would benefit from efforts to increase the moisture content of the air around it, such as pebble trays or water misting sprays.
Temperature- This tropical plant enjoys daytime temperatures ranging between 65 and 75º F, with overnight temperatures around 60° F. This makes it ideal for growing as a houseplant indoors.
Propagation- This plant is propagated by division, which can be achieved easily when the plant becomes large enough that it needs to be divided.
Pruning- This plant does not need to be routinely pruned. You should remove any dead or damaged leaves at the base of the stem to keep the plant looking its best, but other pruning is not required.