Philodendron (Philodendron mamei) in the Philodendrons Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Other: Infructescence (spathe tube) dark violet-purple. Berries white when ripe.
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus.
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seed(s) from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Plowmanii by TheNaturalist Jul 3, 2016 8:30 PM 6
Just Philodendrons. Let's see YOURS! by Gina1960 Oct 24, 2019 3:53 PM 61
What else do we grow in 2019! Thread 2 by drdawg Jan 11, 2020 5:52 PM 1,238
Monstera deliciosa and others by Gina1960 Dec 26, 2018 1:12 PM 35
Show your variegated plants! (or spotted, splashed, etc anything but green!) by Gina1960 Dec 19, 2018 8:38 AM 200
Philodendron ID by skylark Oct 18, 2015 2:37 PM 12
Show us your Philodendrons? by purpleinopp Dec 21, 2019 6:58 PM 504

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