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Philodendron Micans Plants
Philodendron micans or Velvet Leaf Philodendron have velvety, almost iridescent leaves. They make a lovely easy-care addition for your houseplant collection. The small heart-shaped leaves range in color from bronze to light and dark green.
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|6 Inch Hanging Basket||$34.95||
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Espoma Organic Potting Mix
4 Quart Bag
Jack's Classic Houseplant Special Fertilizer
8 oz. Tub
Osmocote Plus Outdoor and Indoor Plant Food
1 LB Shaker
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Philodendron Micans Plants also called Velvet Leaved Philodendron is an easy-care addition to your houseplant collection. The heart-shaped leaves offer a range of colors from bronze to dark green, with pink and purple highlights on the new growth. This easy to grow philodendron performs well in bright filtered light or even low light conditions. Perfect for growing in a hanging pot.
|Mature Height:||8 to 12 Inches|
|Mature Width||24 Inches|
|Sunlight:||Fluorescent light to bright, indirect|
|Flower Color:||Does not flower often|
|Foliage:||Green with a reddish hue|
|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 Micans Plants
Before you buy a Philodendron Micans Plant, make sure to read about the recommended care instructions to keep this plant healthy and thriving.
What is the best light for Philodendron Micans Plants?
Philodendron Micans Plants thrive in the low light conditions indoors, living with just fluorescent light. They can handle some bright, indirect light too, but too much light will cause browning.
How do I water Philodendron Micans Plants?
Philodendron Micans Plants does like to dry out between watering. It does not like to stay or sit in water. Plants that are watered too often will not survive. If unsure, do not water. Philodendron can go weeks before being watered again.
What is the best soil for Philodendron Micans Plants?
Philodendron Micans Plants prefers 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.
How do I fertilize Philodendron Micans Plants?
Any all purpose, fertilizer will work for Philodendron Micans. 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.