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Philodendron Squamiferum

Philodendron Squamiferum

Regular price $25.00 USD
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Philodendron Squamiferum For Sale

Ready for sale Philodendron Squamiferum 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 Squamiferum 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 Squamiferum 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 Philodendron Squamiferum

Philodendron Squamiferum is a beautiful plant native to the rainforests of South America. It is commonly known as the "Red Bristle Philodendron" due to its unique characteristic of having small red hairs on the stems. This plant can grow up to 3 meters in height and has large green leaves that can grow up to 40 cm in length. The leaves are heart-shaped and have prominent veins, giving them a beautiful and distinct appearance.

Philodendron Squamiferum is an easy-to-care-for plant that can thrive in both bright, indirect light and low light conditions. It prefers to be kept in moist, well-drained soil and requires regular watering to keep the soil consistently moist. It is also important to keep the humidity levels high for this plant to thrive, which can be achieved by misting the leaves regularly or placing a humidifier near the plant.

One of the most notable characteristics of Philodendron Squamiferum is its ability to produce aerial roots, which it uses to anchor itself to surrounding trees and absorb nutrients from the water. This plant is also known for its air-purifying qualities, as it can help remove toxins such as formaldehyde and benzene from the water. Overall, Philodendron Squamiferum is a stunning and easy-to-care-for plant that is sure to bring a touch of natural beauty to any indoor space.

Philodendron Squamiferum Plant Care

How to care Philodendron Squamiferum

  1. Lighting: Philodendron Squamiferum prefers bright, indirect light but can tolerate low light conditions. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves.
  2. Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water your plant when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. Be careful not to overwater, as this can lead to root rot.
  3. Humidity: Philodendron Squamiferum prefers high humidity levels, so consider using a humidifier or placing a tray of water near the plant. You can also mist the leaves regularly to increase humidity.
  4. Temperature: This plant prefers warm temperatures between 65-80°F (18-27°C). Avoid exposing it to cold drafts or temperatures below 55°F (12°C).
  5. Soil: Use well-draining soil that retains moisture but doesn't stay wet. A mix of peat moss, perlite, and bark works well.
  6. Fertilizer: Feed your Philodendron Squamiferum once a month during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted to half strength.
  7. Pruning: Remove any dead or yellowing leaves as needed to keep the plant healthy and looking its best. You can also prune your plant to control its size and shape.

By following these care tips, your Philodendron Squamiferum should thrive and bring beauty to your indoor space for years to come.

Solve Common Problems

Solve Common Problems of Philodendron Squamiferum

How to treat the plant after delivery

  • Unpack the Philodendron Squamiferum 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 Squamiferum. 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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  • Quality Control

    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.