Philodendron “Black Cardinal” (Blushing Philodendron)
- Plant Care
Black Cardinal is best grown in moist, well-drained soil that is partially shaded. A lot of light or too low moisture could cause the leaves to turn pale and brown. Philodendrons are also not fond of too cold or wet soils. Avoid alkaline soil.
Black Cardinal philodendron is an excellent understory plant for the shade of gardens in warmer, frost-free areas. It's also a perfect indoor and outdoor plant for a house in sunny, large indoor spaces.
It is native to South America, and Philodendron Black Cardinal is an excellent dark-coloured plant. Its new growth is vibrant burgundy before fading to a stunning blackish-green. The slender leaves are deeper red stems in burgundy.
Blushing or Black Cardinal Philodendron Blushing (also known as Black Cardinal Philodendron has rich deep green and reddish hues on its leaves. It has the appearance of a matte texture. This gothic-themed houseplant is swiftly expanding and requires very little care to flourish. It's extraordinarily resistant to poor maintenance, low lighting, and inconsistent watering. The thick, flexible leaves make it an extremely durable plant. It is easy to take care of and requires watering only once an inch of top dirt is dry. The way it grows makes it an ideal floor plant. It is the perfect low-maintenance plant to establish or expand your indoor garden. It's a great accessory to any collection of plants.
Tolerant of medium light to bright indirect light, however too much light can cause brown, crispy tips on the leaves and low light can slow down growth.Water when the top ⅓ portion of soil dries out.A peat based soil is best used that drains well.15 - 25°CFeed monthly during the growing season with organic fertilizer.
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