Left Continue shopping
Your Order

You have no items in your cart

Philodendron ‘Florida Ghost' - Florida Ghost Philodendron

4.5" Nursery Pot

The Philodendron ‘Florida Ghost’ is a captivating plant known for its unique and stunning foliage that changes color as it matures. New leaves emerge as a ghostly white or pale mint green, gradually transitioning to a darker green as they age, creating a mesmerizing display of colors. This eye-catching variety is perfect for plant enthusiasts looking to add an exotic touch to their indoor garden. With its striking lobed leaves and compact growth habit, the Philodendron ‘Florida Ghost’ stands out as a statement piece in any collection, bringing a touch of the tropics to your home.

Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Philodendron
  • Common Name: Florida Ghost Green Philodendron
  • Family: Aroid 
  • Native Range: Brazil  

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Moderate to bright indirect light, can tolerate shade. Avoid direct light as this can burn/fade the leaves 
  • Water: Use a well draining soil mix and keep evenly moist but not soggy by using well aerated soil and a pot with drainage. 
  • Humidity: Average
  • Temperature: 65-75F
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth.
  • Feeding: Fertilize with an all-purpose liquid plant food during spring and summer once a month
  • Propagation: Stem cuttings in water 
  • Growth: Upright, vining
  • Pests: Generally not subject to pests with regular maintenance 
  • Toxicity: Toxic to humans and pets

Caring for your Philodendron ‘Florida Ghost’ is relatively simple, making it an excellent choice for both novice and experienced plant parents. Place it in bright, indirect light to encourage vibrant foliage colors, but avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch its delicate leaves. Water the plant when the top inch of soil feels dry, ensuring that it has good drainage to prevent root rot. Additionally, this plant thrives in high humidity, so consider placing it in a bathroom or using a humidifier to keep the air moist. Fertilize monthly during the growing season with a balanced liquid fertilizer to support its growth and maintain its stunning foliage. With these care tips, your Philodendron ‘Florida Ghost’ will flourish, adding its unique beauty to your indoor oasis.