Ideal for Intermediate-experienced plant keepers or beyond.
Light Requirements: Bright Indirect Light is ideal.
Moisture & Soil Requirements: Prefers evenly moist soil with good drainage in warm seasons - never soggy soil. This plant hates wet feet and stores moisture in its petioles. Grows well in bark or sphagnum. Can handle short dry spells.
Growth & Nutrients: Epiphytic (grows on trees), non-vining Philodendron. Suits apartments or homes of any size. Feed with a general-purpose fertiliser for containers from the start of spring each year to autumn when growth slows down.
Temperature, Humidity & Ambient requirements: Prefers warm, humid environments inside.
Toxicity: Toxic to pets and people. Don't chomp down on this ever.
Plant Size Guide
We select the biggest and best available each time. A photo captures a moment in time but plant sizes, shapes and colours change constantly throughout the seasons.
Small Plants - 14cm wide nursery pot - 1 Litre volume - Plants fit in a 50cm tall box.
Medium Plants - 17cm wide pots either 2L hanging pot or 2.5L nursery pot - Plants fit in a 75cm tall box.
Large Plants - 25cm wide pot, 10L volume. Plants fit in a 100cm tall box.
XL Plants - Plants over 100cm tall in pot sizes specified, 25cm/10L or greater and are hand delivered within Auckland/Northland only.
Each Small, Medium & Large plant is individually contained within its own protective cardboard Plant Carton which may be joined to other cartons in your order.
Plant courier orders are processed Monday - Wednesday. North Island orders are targeted overnight delivery, South Island orders are sent on a 2-day service.
Monday - We send orders placed on Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.
Tuesday - We send Weekend orders from Saturday & Sunday.
Wednesday - We send orders placed from Monday and Tuesday
We aim for overnight delivery to North Island addresses and a 2 day service for South Island addresses.
XL Plants are delivered within urban Auckland & Whangarei only and this service is for non-urgent orders only. We may deliver at any time Sunday, Monday, Wednesday or Thursday in Auckland and you need to have a sheltered accessible position for us to deliver to.
You'll receive tracking information via email once your parcels are ready.