Epiremnum aureum

Botanical Name: Epiremnum aureum

Phonetic: ep-Ih-PREM-num Are-EE-um

Common Name(s): Pothos/Devil’s Ivy

Family: Araceae
Origin: Solomon Islands
Plant Type: Vine
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, heart-shaped
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Yellow-marbled, heart-shaped
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Dense
Bloom Season: 
Flower Color(s): 

Exposure: Part shade
USDA: 10-12
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate:               
Height: 20-40 Feet
Spread: 3-6 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: No serious disease problems, fungal leaf spot, botrytis, root rot, scale, mites
Soil: Peaty potting mix, regular moisture during growing season

Features: Attractive foliage
Uses: Ground cover, houseplant for sunny and shady areas

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