Philodendron melanochrysum – Specimen 1


Philodendron melanochrysum.  Gorgeous and starting to push out a new leaf.

Recommended pot size:  4-5”

Origin:  Columbia, Costa Rica, West Indies

Known for its dark green (almost black) crystalline leaves. Climbing philodendron. Well-draining soil (aroid mix preferred).  Keep soil moist, do not allow to dry out between waterings.   Optimal humidity is 60%. Locate in bright, indirect sunlight or filtered sunlight. Prefers temperature range from 70-80 degrees F.  Toxic to pets.

1 in stock



Price is for local pickup only.  Please add a shipping add-on to have shipped within the continental U.S.

Local?  Contact me to make arrangements for local pickup in downtown Durham, NC.

*** This plant has been lovingly nurtured in my home for over 6 months.  Fully acclimated to indoor conditions (without additional lighting, humidifiers, greenhouse set-up, etc.,).