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Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole

Philodendron nangaritense

Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole is a unique aroid that sports fuzzy stems and large green foliage.

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This sweet furry houseplant is sure to be the next one you cross off your plant wishlist!

As a unique member of the philodendron family, Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole offers up vibrant green ribbed foliage and unique hairy stems! This trendy tropical houseplant is a natural-born climber and will thrive best when given a structure to grow on like a moss pole. 

Botanically referenced as 'Philodendron nangaritense,' this Fuzzy Philodendron grows best in conditions of bright indirect sunlight. However; given that these plants often grow on rainforest floors, they have also been known to tolerate lower lighting levels as well. 

Additionally, your Fuzzy Petiole Philodendron will grow best in a chunky, well-draining soil mixture and a moderate watering schedule. It is important to note that you should allow the soil to dry in between waterings to protect the root systems from root rot. 


Hardiness Zone: 9-11
Mature Height: 8 to 24 Inches
Mature Width 12 Inches
Classification: Tropical
Sunlight: Fluorescent light to bright, indirect
Habit: Weeping or climbing with support
Flower Color: Does not flower
Foliage: Green with a reddish hue
Soil Condition: Well draining, cactus or succulent mix (part sand)
Water Requirements: Likes to go dry between waterings
Uses: Does well indoors and in low light conditions
Growzone: 9-11 Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole Hardiness Zone 9-11

How to Care for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole

Once you buy a Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole, make sure to read about the care instructions that are recommended to keep this plant healthy and thriving.

What is the best light for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

What is the best light for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole thrive in moderate to bright indirect light; however, they have also been known to tolerate lower-light conditions as well.

How do I water Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

How do I water Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole does like to dry out between waterings. It does not like to stay or sit in water as this can cause root rot. Plants that are watered too often will not survive. If unsure, do not water. generally a good indication of Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole needing water is when the top inch of soil feels dry. Stick your finger in the soil for the best test. When choosing a pot for planting you velvet leaf philodendron be sure to choose one with a drainage hole at the bottom. This will allow excess water to drain.

What is the best soil for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

What is the best soil for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole?

Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole prefers a very well draining soil, and prefer to have dry conditions. Regular potting mix with sand or perlite mixed in works well for philodendron plants potted in containers, otherwise a cactus potting mix will work. The cactus potting mix already has perlite and other ingredients to encourage good drainage.

How do I fertilize Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole Plants?

How do I fertilize Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole Plants?

Any all purpose, fertilizer will work for Philodendron Fuzzy Petiole. Indoor houseplant fertilizers fall into two groups: water soluble, and granular, slow release fertilizers. Jack's Classic Indoor plant food works well as a powder fertilizer that is mixed with water to quickly provide nutrients to a plant that has been in a container for an extended time.


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