Silver Philodendron (Scindapsus pictus 'Exotica')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full 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)
Plant Height: 6 inches
Plant Spread: 6 feet to 10 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Posted by plantladylin (Sebastian, Florida - Zone 10a) on Sep 19, 2011 3:48 PM

I love variegated foliage so when I first saw this plant back in 2007 I fell in love with it because of the leaves and had to buy it!

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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wrong id by Calif_Sue Oct 14, 2019 1:41 PM 5
Is everyone crazy about variegated plants? by Rynoa Dec 2, 2020 5:37 AM 70
leaves..fading? by MartaN Jun 23, 2020 12:58 PM 5
Silver Pathos Help by kyo Jun 25, 2020 7:42 AM 9
Scindapsus pictus argyraeus ~ CARE ASSISTANCE by Shibean Mar 9, 2020 4:22 PM 13
Plant Stem Browning by jmommer Mar 8, 2020 7:30 AM 5
Biting marks on pothos by artemismpi Oct 20, 2019 2:14 PM 11
Just got something cool: Scindapsus perakensis by Gina1960 Sep 28, 2019 11:49 AM 6
Jade Satin Pothos by OpieDoodle Jun 3, 2019 11:47 AM 13
Our Houseplants March, 2019 by Gina1960 Mar 27, 2019 8:14 AM 32
I mounted a Scindapsis....follow my experiment over time! by Gina1960 Oct 22, 2019 7:04 PM 16

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