4" Philodendron melinonii 'Golden'
Bright indirect light
Water when top 1-2" of soil is dry
Philodendron melinonii is a rare, easy care indoor plant, perfect for brightening up any space. It's highly sought after for its unique foliage, providing a unique and eye-catching addition to any home.
The foliage can easily grow to almost 3-4' long which makes it a perfect statement piece in any setting. This leaves on this cultivar tend to stay a brighter or neon green color.
Philodendron melinonii care:
This plant prefers a well draining soil that is rich in organic matter. Allow your plant to dry out almost completely before watering, taking care to not allow it to sit in excess water. Provide your new plant with plenty of bright indirect light for optimal growth.
Philodendron is one of the most popular genuses of Aroid that are currently in cultivation, with over 450 named cultivars.
Philodendron vary greatly in their natural habits, but you will find a large number of them located in Latin America. Their leaves range from small to medium to large to gigantic! You'll find Philodendron with smooth, glossy foliage and some with velvety foliage!
If you allow Philodendron to climb, their foliage will usually get much larger the higher up they get. While this isn't true for all Philodendron species -- it is for most. We recommend a coco pole to really get your Philodendron growing!
For the most part, Philodendron are easy to care for.
The name Philodendron comes from the greek words "philo" (love or affection) and "dendron" (tree).