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Philodendron ornatum

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Philodendron ornatum

Philodendron ornatum is a yet another rare aroid that is easy to care for, Araflora is really proud to have it in its assortment. It has beautiful coloured heart-shaped leaves. Philodendron ornatum is a must-have for plant lovers, while it will upgrade the aesthetics of your urban jungle or terrarium.

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Price: € 27.25
Philodendron ornatum
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Plant type
foliage plant
Plant type
terrarium
Place
indoor
Place
artificial lighting
Adult width:
<40 cm
Light
no direct sun
Light
semi sun
Watering
normal
Properties
non-edible

Product info

Philodendron ornatum is native to the tropics of South America. It develops beautiful heart-shaped leaves that first unfurl in a light pink shade. As they mature, they become green and glossy, with their midribs slightly lighter in colour. Primary veins on the underside of the leaves are in an eye-catching shade of red. The redness extends towards the interestingly textured long petioles which connect the leaves to the plant’s main stem . Philodendron ornatum is a climber, that will like some support during its growth. Philodendron ornatum is a great plant to keep in your terrarium, while it is a moderate grower it won’t quickly grow too big for your tank.

Height:
50 cm
50 cm
Width:
20 cm
20 cm
Adult height:
>100 cm
>100 cm
Adult width:
<40 cm
<40 cm
Flower colour:
Yellow
yellow
Flower period:
All year
all year
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Foliage plant
foliage plant
Plant type:
Terrarium
terrarium
Growth habit:
Climbing
climbing
Properties:
Non-edible
non-edible
Growth rate:
Normal
normal
Araflora info:
Botanical
botanical
Natural habitat:
Amazone
Amazone

Plant care

Philodendron ornatum thrives under bright indirect light, direct sunlight can harm the plant, it can burn right through the leaves. Araflora therefore advises to keep the plant at a considerable distance from a window, or use something like blinds. Philodendron ornatum can also be kept outside (in relative shade and non-windy conditions) during warmer periods, but should be taken indoors during the cold months since it isn’t a hardy plant. Philodendron ornatum has an optimum temperature from 13°C to 27°C. Philodendron ornatum thrives in a moist but not too soggy soil, Araflora supplies the plant with a well-draining soil. When the soil does get really soggy, root rot can occur. Be sure to rotate the plant regularly in order to keep it nice from all angels.

Care:
Normal
normal
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Light:
No direct sun
no direct sun
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Place:
Artificial lighting
artificial lighting
Air humidity at night:
80-100%
80-100%
Day temperature:
10-30 °C
10-30 °C
Night temperature:
12-18 °C
12-18 °C
Temperature max:
35 °C
35 °C
Temperature min:
15 °C
15 °C
Temperature:
< 15 °C
< 15  °C
Fertilize:
Medium
medium
Artificial light height:
5-10 cm
5-10 cm
Soil ph:
<5-8>
<5-8>
Soil type:
Peat
peat

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