Philodendron scandens ssp. oxycardium

Botanical Name: Philodendron scandens ssp. oxycardium

Phonetic: Fil-OH-Den-drom SKAN-denz ox-EE-kar-dee-um

Common Name(s): Heart-Leaf Philodendron/Parlor Ivy

Family: Araceae
Origin: Mexico, Central America
Plant Type: Vine
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Simple, heart-shaped
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Glossy green, variegated
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Medium
Bloom Season: Inconspicuous
Flower Color(s): Inconspicuous

Exposure: Light shade
USDA: 10-11
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate: Fast               
Height: 6 Feet
Spread: 12-14 Inches
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems, aphids, spider mites, mealybugs, scale, leaf spots, root rot
Soil: Commercial potting soil

Features: Low maintenance
Uses: Indoor, houseplant,

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