Philodendron - Red Congo
Philodendron Red Congo is a large plant with thick, shiny, smooth-edged leaves. Its new foliage is brown to coppery red, maturing to dark green with a reddish blush, but the fleshy leaf stems remain bright red. It is fast growing and can reach about 3 x 3 m in size.
Origin: South America.
Botanical name: Philodendron 'congo rojo'.
Suitable: Indoor & Outdoor
Max height: 3m.
Toxins removed: N/A.
Pet Friendly: Toxic.
Plant Care Guide
Water: Moderate. Let soil nearly dry out before watering.
Light: Indirect sun-light. Leaves will be damaged in direct sun.
Temperature: 15°C - 27°C. Ideal room temperature.
Humidity: Medium - High. 40 - 60%. Mist leaves once a week.
Soil: Good drainage potting mix. 5.0 - 6.0 ph.
Fertilizer: Once a month in spring & summer.