PLANT CARE ( Philodendron Purple Congo )
|Its ideal temperatures are between 76 and 86 F. (24-30 C.) during the day and between 65 and 72 F. (18-22 C.) at night
|Philodendrons thrive in medium to bright indirect light but will tolerate darker spots as well.
|Philodendrons like their soil to dry between waterings. Water when the top 3cm of soil is totally dry to the touch.
Caring for a Philodendron Purple Congo is very easy, as long as you keep it warm. The plant is very cold-sensitive and will suffer serious damage below 40 F. (4 C.). While it can tolerate short periods of extreme heat, it will also have trouble if exposed to temperatures over 100 F. (38 C.) for too long. It needs at least partial shade to prevent scorching by the sun, and it will tolerate full shade. Additionally, It prefers acidic to neutral soil that drains very easily. In conclusion, grow Philodendron Purple Congo without the use of chemical fertilization. These plants just need organic soil amendments that act as effective slow-release fertilizers. The typical propagation method for climbing philodendrons is stem tip cutting because climbing varieties have visible nodes. However, Philodendron Purple Congo was hybridized to be houseplants that don’t climb aggressively.
An example picture gives a trustworthy image of the plant with good care. The plant in the example picture is not the plant that will be delivered. This is an example, so variations are possible. Eventually, the delivered plant may differ in for example size, the number of flowers & branches, The Plant Will be in a Plastic Pot Not The One Shown In The Picture.