PlantsMonsteraMonstera deliciosa 'Thai Constellation'

Also sold as:
'Cheesecake'

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 12
Plant Height: To 75 feet and higher (23 m)
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Other: Green with cream blotches
Fruit: Showy
Other: Fruit must be ripe to eat due to the presence of calcium oxalate crystals.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs. Fruit should not be eaten until ripe, approximately 1 year.
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seeds from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

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Location: My greenhouse, FloridaDate: 2019-06-28Extremely highly marked leaf
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Location: Oceanside, California Date: 2020-11-11Grows soooooo slow!
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Possible Variegated Monstera by TopShelfFlora Dec 21, 2020 7:45 PM 2
Monstera Thai - Leaves Yellowing Rapidly Out of the Blue - Any Ideas why? by viti2106 Dec 1, 2020 1:52 PM 2
Is everyone crazy about variegated plants? by Rynoa May 5, 2021 5:43 PM 80
Please save my Thai Constellation Monstera by PlantsandMila Sep 24, 2020 8:44 AM 8
Mature Monstera Thai Constellation - Seeking advice by Joms Sep 6, 2020 9:39 PM 0
Crazy prices by Strever Oct 12, 2020 1:15 PM 13
Is it safe to plant the sphagnum moss into soil with the rooted Monstera Thai? by noobsnoot Jan 28, 2021 2:31 PM 9
Cheese plants by Plantmad Jul 28, 2020 11:24 AM 6
Yellowing dying leaves on variegated monstera by eariolinde Jul 4, 2020 5:15 PM 5
Thai Constellation Propagation by ROUSSEAU_FLORAE Aug 16, 2020 5:58 PM 2

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