Philodendron scandens

19cm pot - 80cm tall £32.99
available to order from autumn
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Buy Philodendron scandens heart-leaf: An attractive climber that comes with its own support

  • Position: bright filtered or indirect light
  • Soil: good potting compost
  • Rate of growth: fast
  • Hardiness: tender (indoors only)
  • Current height: approximately 80cm (+ or - 10% including the pot)
  • Pot covers: choose a 20cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot.

    This is a fast growing climber, which comes attached to a moss pole. It has lustrous heart-shaped leaves that get bigger and bigger (up to 30cm long) as the plant matures. Easy to grow, it will tolerate some shade and looks good throughout the year.

  • Home care: Water freely when in growth, but keep dryer in winter. Mist the leaves regularly with water to increase humidity and every so often put it under a cold shower to wash off the leaves. Make sure the winter temperatures stay above 10°C, and repot every couple of years.

  • Harmful if eaten/skin & eye irritant
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Eventual height & spread

beautiful but give a longer pole!


This is an absolutely gorgeous plant. However I am disappointed that it's been trained entirely around and on top of the supplied pole. I'm keen for it to grow upwards as I have very high ceilings, but am struggling to work out how to attach a taller pole because of the way the plant has been trained across the top of the existing one, with no space left for further growth, which seems shortsighted of the suppliers!





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