Philodendron Bipinnatifidum 'Shangri La'

What To Expect

You will receive a healthy plant that meets our strict quality standards in a nursery pot size of your choosing. No two plants are alike, and yours will have its own unique shape, size and personality; expect this natural variation from the photos. We offer a plant health guarantee on all of our plants! Please see our Shipping Policy and Refund Policy for more information. We also include shipping heat packs at no charge as needed during cold weather. Still have questions? Check out our FAQ or Contact Us!


A new cultivar of the popular Philodendron Hope Selloum, the Philodendron 'Shangri La' stands apart from its origins with its compact size. The Shangri La is recognizable for its heart-shaped, lime green leaves with deep, wavy incisions along their edges. These jagged edges inspires common name of split-leaf philodendron. 

Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Philodendron Bipinnatifidum
  • Common Name: Philodendron Shangri La, Philodendron Selloum, Split Leaf Philodendron
  • Family: Arum
  • Native Range: South America 

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Bright, indirect light. Avoid direct light.
  • Water: Keep soil moist, but not soggy
  • Humidity: High
  • Temperature: 60-85F. Avoid cold drafts.
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth.
  • Feeding: Fertilize monthly during the spring and summer
  • Growth: Bushy. Grows quickly
  • Propagation: Stem tip cuttings
  • Pests: Look out for aphids, spider mites, mealybugs, and scale
  • Toxicity: Toxic to humans and pets