Philodendron Scandens Brasil - variegated Heart-leaf philodendron ⌀12cm
Pot size ⌀12cm
Philodendron scandens Brasil, also known as Philodendron hederaceum 'Brasil', is a popular cultivar of the Heartleaf Philodendron. This tropical plant is native to Central and South America and is widely cultivated as an indoor plant because of its striking appearance and ease of care. Philodendron Grand Brasil owes its name to the colour variegation on the leaves, which resembles the Brazilian flag.
The most noticeable feature of the Philodendron scandens Brasil is its unique variegated leaves. The glossy green leaves have bold yellow stripes that run down the center of each leaf. The variegation can vary in intensity, with some leaves having more yellow than others. This unique coloring makes the plant stand out from other varieties of Philodendrons.
Like other Heartleaf Philodendrons, Philodendron scandens Brasil is a relatively low-maintenance plant that requires bright, indirect light and occasional watering. It can grow up to 10 feet long and can be trained to climb or trail depending on the support provided. This plant is known for its air-purifying qualities, making it an excellent choice for indoor environments.
Philodendron scandens Brasil can be propagated easily by stem cuttings, making it an ideal plant to share with friends and family. It is important to note that the plant is toxic to pets and should be kept out of reach of cats and dogs.
Overall, Philodendron scandens Brasil is a beautiful and unique plant that is easy to care for and has numerous benefits for indoor environments. Its variegated leaves add a touch of tropical flair to any space, making it a popular choice among houseplant enthusiasts.
◉ Each plant is unique and may therefore differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only; size and shape may vary by season so all measurements shown are approximate ◉ Supplied in original nursery grow pot
Philodendron Scandens var. Brasil South America and the Caribbean region