Philodendron “Black Cardinal” (Blushing Philodendron)
- Plant Care
Native to South America Philodendron Black Cardinal is a stunning dark foliage plant, its new growth emerges in a bright burgundy color and gradually deepens to a gorgeous blackish green. Peeking out between its lush leaves are more deep burgundy red stems.
The Blushing or Black Cardinal Philodendron has rich, dark green and reddish coloration on its leaves, with a smooth, almost matte like finish. This gothic houseplant is fast growing and needs very little attention to thrive. It is particularly tolerant to neglect, lower light conditions and irregular watering. Its thick yet flexible foliage makes this a very hardy plant and is quite easy to care for, requiring watering only when an inch of the top soil is dry. It's growth pattern would make it a fantastic floor plant. The perfect low-maintenance plant for starting or expanding your indoor jungle. A great addition to any plant collection.
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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