Philodendron - Silver Sword
The Philodendron hastatum is native to Colombia and this variety is commonly called the Silver Sword. This easy to care for plant can adapt to all kinds of conditions (as long as its warm), making it a popular houseplant. The Silver Sword has large silver, almost metallic-looking foliage.
Botanical name: Philodendron hastatum.
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.