Heart Leaf Philodendron

Philodendron hederaceum

Heart Leaf Philodendron

How to care for Heart Leaf Philodendron

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Light: Shade

Place in a dark room with little light, like a dark bedroom or a spot far away from a window. Or directly in a north-facing window.

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Watering need: Medium demand

This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.

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Fertilizing need: Medium demand

Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

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Want a fuller plant? Pinch/cut back some of the stems, let them root in water or soil and then plant them in the same pot again.

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The Best Way to Water Your Heart Leaf Philodendron

Philodendrons can be sensitive to too much water, so it's better to err on the side of underwatering rather than overwatering.

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How to Fertilize Your Heart Leaf Philodendron

Most plants require fertilizing every now and then to ensure that they get the right nutrients in order to stay happy and healthy.

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How to Repot Your Heart Leaf Philodendron

Most plants require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy. However, repotting can be stressful to plants, so it's important to do it carefully and not too often.

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How to Mist Your Heart Leaf Philodendron

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