How to Care For Philodendron Brasil

Philodendron brasil are a great option for houseplant beginners. They’re cheap, easy to care for, a little bit different to something like a Golden Pothos, and they look stunning when cared for properly. They’ll tolerate a wide variety of conditions, but will only thrive in specific circumstances. This article will give you options for both …

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How to Care For Syngonium (Arrowhead Vine)

Syngoniums are awesome houseplants. They’re cheap, easy to look after, and they come in a wide range of shapes and colours. This article is about care, specifically. If you want a full run through of all things Syngonium, like natural habitat, toxicity, and propagation, read this article: There are 41 Syngonium species, but the vast …

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Planet Houseplant’s Guide to Thanksgiving/Christmas Cactus

Christmas (or more likely, Thanksgiving) cactus are a popular winter houseplant because they produce the most beautiful pink or orange flowers. They’re pretty easygoing, but they require very different care from their desert cousins. Schlumbergera live in the tropical rainforests of south-eastern Brazil, so they need more moisture than you might expect for a succulent. …

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How to Care For Philodendron Gloriosum

I bought my Philodendron Gloriosum as a baby and I love it. It’s grown reasonably quickly for a plant known for it’s slow-growing tendencies so I think I’ve got to grips with how to care for it. Philodendron gloriosum is a stunning plant. It has big, pillowy, heart-shaped velvet leaves and bright white veining that …

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How to Care For Rhaphidophora Decursiva

Rhaphidophora decursiva are a species of aroid in the Rhaphidophora genus. They’re native to tropical forests in China, India, and a few surrounding countries. They have big, shiny leaves that are fenestrated and Monstera-like. I think they’re a great option for people that want an unusual, striking plant that isn’t too tricky to look after. …

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