Heart Leaf Vine (Philodendron hederaceum var. oxycardium) in the Philodendrons Database

Botanical names:
Philodendron hederaceum var. oxycardium Accepted
Philodendron oxycardium Synonym
Philodendron scandens subsp. oxycardium Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Inconspicuous
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: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

This Philodendron, one of my very first plants, is older than dir

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