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Philodendron Melanochrysum

Philodendron Melanochrysum

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Philodendron Melanochrysum For Sale

Ready for sale Philodendron Melanochrysum plant. Can ship to ASIA, USA, CANADA EUROPE legalized with Phytosanitary Certificate. Get special price for Wholesale and Free shipping for purchase over $500. Buy online Philodendron Melanochrysum at AROIDPLANT with safe and protected payments.

The plant photos are just an example. We will choose the best and healthy plants for you. The size and shape of Philodendron Melanochrysum that will be sent is as shown in the photo (more or less leaves) depending on the stock available in our nursery. The plants sent have received special treatment to be clean from pests and insects, without using soil media, but using alternative planting media, namely moss / tissue.

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Description & Characteristics

Description and Characteristics of the Philodendron Melanochrysum

Philodendron Melanochrysum is a popular tropical plant that belongs to the Araceae family. It is native to the rainforests of Central and South America and is known for its attractive dark green foliage and velvety texture. This plant can grow up to 3-5 feet tall, with leaves that can reach up to 3 feet in length. The unique feature of Philodendron Melanochrysum is the leaves' vibrant yellow veins that contrast beautifully against the dark green leaves. The plant prefers warm, humid environments and requires bright indirect sunlight to thrive. Philodendron Melanochrysum is relatively easy to care for and is an excellent option for plant enthusiasts of all levels. It's a great choice for adding a touch of tropical elegance to any indoor or outdoor space.

Philodendron Melanochrysum Plant Care

How to Care Philodendron Melanochrysum

  1. Light: Philodendron Melanochrysum prefers bright, indirect sunlight. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves. If the plant receives too little light, the leaves may become smaller and lose their vibrant color.
  2. Water: Water your Philodendron Melanochrysum thoroughly when the top inch of soil feels dry. Avoid overwatering, as this can lead to root rot. It's better to err on the side of underwatering, as this plant can tolerate a bit of drought.
  3. Humidity: Philodendron Melanochrysum prefers a humid environment. If the air in your home is dry, consider using a humidifier or placing a tray of water near the plant to increase humidity.
  4. Soil: This plant prefers well-draining soil that retains moisture. A mixture of peat moss, perlite, and potting soil can work well.
  5. Temperature: Philodendron Melanochrysum thrives in warm temperatures between 65-85°F (18-29°C). Avoid placing it in drafty areas or near air conditioning vents.
  6. Fertilizer: You can fertilize your Philodendron Melanochrysum every 2-4 weeks during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer.
  7. Pruning: To encourage bushier growth, you can pinch back the tips of the plant. If the plant becomes too large, you can prune it back to a desired size.

By following these simple care instructions, you can enjoy a healthy and vibrant Philodendron Melanochrysum for years to come.

Solve Common Problems

Solve Common Problems of Philodendron Melanochrysum

  1. Yellowing leaves: If the leaves of your Philodendron Melanochrysum are turning yellow, it may be a sign of overwatering. Allow the soil to dry out between waterings and adjust your watering schedule accordingly.
  2. Brown tips: Brown tips on the leaves may be a sign of underwatering, low humidity, or excessive fertilizer. Make sure you are watering your plant regularly, increasing humidity, and using the right amount of fertilizer.
  3. Pest infestations: Philodendron Melanochrysum can be susceptible to pests like spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects. Inspect your plant regularly and treat any infestations with a mild insecticide or by wiping down the leaves with soapy water.
  4. Drooping leaves: Drooping leaves can be a sign of both overwatering and underwatering. Check the soil moisture level and adjust your watering schedule accordingly.
  5. Slow growth: If your Philodendron Melanochrysum seems to be growing slowly, it may be due to a lack of light or nutrients. Move your plant to a brighter location and consider fertilizing it with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season.

By addressing these common problems, you can help ensure that your Philodendron Melanochrysum stays healthy and vibrant.

How to treat the plant after delivery

  • Unpack the Philodendron Melanochrysum carefully and separate the moss/tissue at the roots. Cut, If any part of the roots are damaged and rotting.
  • Also check the leaves. if any are rotten/yellow, cut them off and throw them away.
  • Clean all parts with clean water, then soak the roots in clean water and apply an appropriate amount of anti-bacterial/fungal medicine to the soaking water.
  • Place in a shady, moist place for 1 day or until plants look fresh.
  • After soaking, plant in a healthy growing media and suitable for Philodendron Melanochrysum. Provide good care in the future.

Processing Time

It takes 7 - 12 days to apply for an Export Permit at the Ministry of Agriculture for the process of issuing a Phytosanitary Certificate.

Shipment & Delivery

Order fulfillment is from Kediri - Indonesia using DHL Express courier with estimated delivery up to 5 - 10 working days to Worldwide. And the tracking number confirmation will be sent by email.

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    The best quality is top priority. To get a good review, we only select
    and send the healthy and best plants from selected plant seeds from the greenhouse.

  • Packaging Control

    Good treatment to plants and safe and careful packaging. Use substitute planting media and the best packaging materials to protect plants from hot and cold weather.