Philodendron 'Pink Princess' is a popular hybrid thought to have orginated in Australia using P. erubescens, both are part of the Araceae family and P. erubescens is native to Colombia. Leaves are cordate in shape, dark green with splashes of pink variegation. Providing your plant with a trellis or moss pole would encourage larger leaves.
Please note, each plant is numbered; if you buy '1' you'll receive the plant labelled '1' in the photograph.
Pot: 12cm diameter
Height: Approximately 40cm from base of pot.
Light: Bright indirect light, meaning the plant sees the sun for 0-4 hours per day - this could be through trees or a translucent curtain, it’s important for the plant to see the sky in order to thrive.
Water: Allow the first 2-3 inches of mix to dry out, pour water slowly over the top and allow the water to pass through the drainage holes.
Potting mix: A well draining mix composed of coco coir, perlite or vermiculite, orchid bark and worm castings.
Fertilising: Feed your plant every other watering during the growing season or when you observe active growth. You can dilute fertiliser to half the recommended amount but never add more.
Temperature: 21-27°C. No lower than 15°C.
Humidity: Philodendron prefer higher humidity but do well to adapt to average home humidity. You can increase humidity by placing the plant on a watered pebble tray or using a humidifier.
Philodendron are toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.