I recently purchased a philodendron micans. When I opened it up I saw a few weird spots but didn't think much of them. But the new growth seems diseased and I don't know what it is! Fungus, virus, bacteria, pests?
Worse of all I think it's spreading to the nearby plants
This is a new leaf on my philodendron brasil (this has not happened ever before on any other leaves on this plant)
Name: Will Creed NYC Prof. plant consultant & educator
The spots in the photos do not have the same characteristics so it is unlikely to be a disease of any kind. Leaf spots are generic symptoms with several possible causes. Even slightly less than perfect watering can cause some leaf spotting.
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