PlantsRhaphidophoraRhaphidophora cryptantha

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
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: To 10 feet (3 m)
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Deep green with attractive white veining.
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

when it leaves the ground it  climbs on  something... lying perfe

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Maybe Rhaphidophora cryptantha by eclayne Apr 25, 2015 5:42 PM 2
Disaster / very upset plants after repotting! by lilpalil Sep 17, 2021 9:02 PM 7
'Endless Forms Most Beautiful' The aroid photo gallery by Gina1960 Jan 16, 2022 6:35 AM 209
Silver Pathos Help by kyo Jun 25, 2020 7:42 AM 9
Saw this article in the paper by crawgarden Jan 7, 2020 3:58 PM 15
Finally getting bigger leaves.... by Gina1960 Mar 23, 2020 6:45 AM 3
What else do we grow in 2019! Thread 2 by drdawg Jan 11, 2020 5:52 PM 1,238
Questions about "upping" the humidity in my apartment... by Zpowow Apr 12, 2019 9:15 AM 4
If you like Monstera deliciosa, you should look at Rhaphidophoras.... by Gina1960 Feb 7, 2019 2:12 PM 5

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