Philodendrons have some of the most striking and unpredictable leaf patterns of the plant world. Some are crinkly, others smooth and wide with some having a velvet texture. For the variegated Philodendrons, each leaf is a suprise in contrastings colours ranging from pink to yellow to red to white. Originally native to the Caribbean and South America they can now be found in Asia.
Light: Bright to moderate, avoiding direct sun.
Temperature and humidity: Moderate to warm. Moderate to high humidity.
Feeding: Fortnightly. Monthly in winter.
Watering: Water when compost surface just dry.
Propagation: Tip cuttings.