6" Philodendron Burle Marx variegated
Bright indirect light
Water when top 1-2" of soil is dry
Philodendron Burle Marx variegated is a sought after colorful variegated form of the popular Philodendron Burle Marx indoor plant. This fast growing tropical has slender, glossy leaves with splashes of cream, white and green variegation.
Philodendron Burle Marx loves to climb and its growth will absolutely explode if given a pole or some other support structure to attach to.
Philodendron Burle Marx variegated care:
This plant is tolerant of a variety of growing conditions. This species prefers a well draining soil rich in organic matter. Allow the soil to dry out almost completely between watering, taking care to not allow it to sit in excess water. Provide it with plenty of bright indirect light and you'll have a happy plants for years to come!
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).