Philodendron ‘Prince of Orange’

£26.50

Philodendron ‘Prince of Orange’ is a beautiful hybrid with extremely effective and decorative leaves. Young leaves are intensely colored in copper and orange, while with age they become yellowish and green, which creates a beautiful color contrast and a rich palette of colors on one plant. The leaves are full of light, and especially the youngest have a strongly shiny surface. The leaf blade can be slightly wrinkled on some leaves. The central nerve is clearly defined and thick, often red, but usually maintains the color of the leaf. ‘Prince of Orange’ grows up to 60-70 cm tall and creates a rosette habit. An additional color advantage are the red and slightly inflated leaf petioles. Philodendron ‘Prince of Orange’ is the work of man. It was created from the selection of various crosswords, thanks to which it has unique and original features. He can be changeable and full of colorful surprises. It is worth remembering that the intensity of coloring depends on the amount of light supplied to the plant. ‘Prince of Orange’ is a colorful, lively interior decoration and a treat for plant collectors from the picture family.

Qualities of ‘Prince of Orange’:

  • color variation
  • unusual orange color of the leaves
  • red petioles
  • creates a rosette habit
  • full of color, vivid interior decoration
  • easy to grow plant

Requirements

Philodendron is a low-maintenance plant. Prefers a position with indirect sunlight. He is thermophilic, feels best at temperatures between 18 and 25 degrees Celsius. He hates drafts. It needs a drained substrate and watering only when its top layer is dry. It should be watered with boiled water at room temperature. Leaf spraying is beneficial for the appearance of the leaves.

The plant is sold in a pot with a diameter of 12 cm. Plant height measured with the pot is approx. 35-45 cm.