Fiddle Leaf Philodendron (Philodendron bipennifolium 'Splash Gordon') in the Philodendrons Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: Will cimb 6 to 8 feet or higher
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Mottled, silvery-green and cream maturing to darker green
Fruit: Edible to birds
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
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.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

Philodendron bipennifolium (Fiddle leaf Philodendron)

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Fiddle leaf Philodendron needs a home by DigginDirt Sep 16, 2016 1:59 PM 2
Plant ID Please by ljones26 Jul 31, 2016 11:44 AM 8
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