Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants for sale online
Philodendron Lemon-lime is an excellent choice for those just starting out growing houseplants. The brightly-colored leaves are 7 to 10 inches long and start with a lemony-yellow color before transforming to a deep lime as they age. This plant is an excellent choice for low light areas or homes as the lower light levels bring out the intense color of the leaves.
|Mature Height:||2.5 to 3 Feet with support|
|Mature Width:||12 to 16 Inches|
|Sunlight:||Fluorescent light to bright, indirect|
|Flower Color:||Does not flower often|
|Foliage:||Yellow changing to lime green with age|
|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|
How to Care for Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants
Before you buy a Philodendron Lemon Lime Plant, make sure to read about the recommended care instructions to keep this plant healthy and thriving.
What is the best light for Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants?
Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants thrive in the low light conditions indoors, living with just fluorescent light which makes them perfect for office buildings and apartments. They can handle some bright, indirect light too, but too much light will cause browning.
How do I water Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants?
Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants do like to dry out between watering. It does not like to stay wet or sit in water. Plants that are watered too often will not survive. If unsure, do not water. Philodendrons can go weeks before being watered again.
How do I fertilize Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants?
Any all purpose, fertilizer will work for Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants. Indoor houseplant fertilizers fall into two groups: water soluble, liquid quick release, and granular, slow release fertilizers. 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.
What is the best soil for Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants?
Philodendron Lemon Lime Plants prefer a very well draining soil, and prefer 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.