Philodendron 'Green Princess'

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!

Description

The Philodendron 'Green Princess' is low maintenance hybrid characterized by its dark green, glossy leaves. It’s fully green nature make it a solid contender for a location with lower lighting and it’s drought tolerance make it a great contender for the office! Of course for best results you’ll want to provide bright, indirect light and water once the soil is nearly dry, however this durable plant is remarkably adaptable!

Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Philodendron
  • Pronunciation: fil-oh-DEN-dron 
  • Common Name: 'Green Princess’
  • Family: Araceae
  • Native Range: Central America, hybrid

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Prefers bright indirect light, can tolerate medium to low light
  • Water: Water only when soil is almost fully dry. Avoid overwatering 
  • Humidity: Appreciates humidity can yet tolerate average household humidity. In the dry months it may appreciate being placed next to a humidifier.
  • Temperature: 60-75F for optimal growth. Avoid cold drafts and heating or cooling vents.
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves and control growth. As the plant matures, it may benefit from a support pole to keep an upright shape.
  • Feeding: Fertilize with an all-purpose liquid plant food during spring and summer. 
  • Propagation: Stem cuttings in water or soil
  • Growth: Grows slowly
  • Pests: Generally not subject to pests
  • Toxicity: Toxic to humans and pets