'Velvet Leaf' Philodendron Micans (Philodendron hederaceum)
Styled in Inka Kana Pot Medium
Say hello to the ultimate houseplant! The Philodendron Micans originates in the tropical Americas (Central, South and parts of the Carribean). They showcase beautiful velvety, heart-shaped leaves that can appear deep green or reddish purple depending on the light. New leaves often emerge a salmon pink. They have a vining habit that, along with their stunning foliage makes them an amazing addition to any room.
The darker leaves make for a great contrasting plant which will enhance any space. Style them in a lighter coloured pot to bring out that colour. Hanging them or let them trail off a shelf.
Size (Can grow to)
Stem Max Length 50-60cm. Max Spread 20-30cm
Bright, indirect sunlight. Find a position near a window where the sun’s rays never actually touch the foliage
Medium. Allow the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings - approx. once per week