Philodendron – Brasil

    Commonly Known As:
  • Variegated Heart Leaf Philodendron,
  • Philodendron hederaceum 'Brasil' ,
  • Philodendron brazil

Philodendron Brasil is a cultivar of the heartleaf philodendron and is a beautiful vining plant native to South America. Philodendron Brasil grows relatively quickly and can be hung as a beautiful basket or trained to climb trellises or moss poles. Its foliage is unique, and features splashes of gold, cream, and light green.

  • light

    This houseplant likes medium to low light but Philodendron Brasil are happiest in bright indirect light. That means a few feet away from a bright window, filtered by thin curtains or blinds. Do not expose to direct sun light or the leaves may "burn."

  • water

    Allow the top 2-3 inches of soil to dry out between watering your Philodendron Brasil houseplant and then water well.

  • temperature

    The Brasil prefers warm temperatures, 70⁰F to 80⁰F degrees. Do not expose to temperatures below 50⁰F.

  • fertilizer

    Fertilize Brasil monthly with a balanced fertilizer when actively growing, spring to summer. It is better to apply fertilizer sparingly on a regular basis.

    Plant Facts
  • In greek the words ‘Philo’ and “dendron” meanas tree loving.

  • This Philodendron houseplant can grow trailing vines up to 20 feet long!

  • Native to South America

  • Difficulty level: Easy

  • As with most tropical plants,Philodendrons are toxic and should be kept away from pets and children.

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