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Mini Monstera Ginny (Rhaphidophora tetrasperma)
The Mini monstera ‘Ginny’ is a great alternative for those that don't have room for a Philodendron monstera. The Rhaphidophora tetrasperma is smaller in size, but every bit as big in character. This plant thrives in low-light and does best with minimal care which makes it an excellent choice for houseplant newbies.
|4 Inch Pot||$32.95|
|6 Inch Pot||$46.95|
|10 Inch Pot on Totem (2.5 to 3 Feet Tall)||$189.95|
|Espoma Organic Potting Mix||$16.95|
|Jack's Classic Houseplant Special Fertilizer||$17.95|
|Osmocote Plus Outdoor and Indoor Plant Food||$16.95|
Mini Monstera Ginny (Rhaphidophora tetrasperma) for Sale Online
Philodendron ‘Ginny’ (Rhaphidophora tetrasperma) is a rare mini version of the Split Leaf Monstera. Native to Malaysia and Southern Thailand, it’s vibrant green split-shaped foliage brings a tropical feel to any indoor space. This easy-to-care for plant freshens any indoor corner or office with its compact size - an excellent choice for those who are low on space.
Philodendron ‘Ginny’ has a climbing growth habit, and vines beautifully when placed near railings, bookcases, or shelves. They become a very interesting visual focus when they climb as it brings the splits, or windows as they are called, up to eye level. Due to its tropical nature, this plant prefers humid air and bright, filtered light for optimal growth.
|Mature Height:||18 - 24 Inches|
|Mature Width:||36 Inches|
|Sunlight:||Fluorescent light to bright, indirect|
|Flower Color:||Does not flower often|
|Soil Condition:||Well draining, cactus or succulent mix (part sand)|
|Water Requirements:||Likes to go dry|
|Uses:||Does well indoors and in low light conditions|
Before you buy a Mini Monstera ‘Ginny’ plant, make sure to read about the care instructions that are required and recommended to keep this plant healthy and thriving.
What is the best light for a Mini Monstera?
Rhaphidophora tetrasperma thrives in the low light conditions indoors, often living with just fluorescent light. They can handle some bright, indirect light too, but too much direct sunlight will cause browning.
How do I water Mini Split Leaf Monsteras?
Rhaphidophora tetrasperma do not like to dry out almost completely between waterings. It does not like to stay or sit in water. Plants that are watered too often will not survive. If unsure, do not water. Mini Split Leaf Monsteras can go weeks before being watered again.
What is the best soil for a ‘Ginny’ plant?
Rhaphidophora tetrasperma prefers a very well draining soil, and prefers to have dry conditions. Regular potting mix with sand mixed in works well for plants potted in containers, otherwise a cactus potting mix would work. The cactus potting mix already has sand and other ingredients to encourage drainage.
How do I fertilize a Mini Monstera 'Ginny'?
Any all-purpose fertilizer will work for Rhaphidophora tetrasperma. Jack's Classic Indoor plant food works well as a powder, quick release fertilizer that is mixed with water to quickly provide nutrients to a plant that has been in a container for an extended time. Osmocote Indoor/Outdoor is an option as a granular, slow release fertilizer that can be applied while potting and planting.