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How do you care for a split leaf philodendron indoors?

Split-Leaf Philodendron Care Tips
Light: Moderate to bright light. No direct sun, which can cause brown scorch marks on the leaves. Water: Keep soil moist spring through fall. Allow surface to dry out between waterings in winter.

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Then, how do you take care of a split leaf philodendron?

Indoor Care

  1. Choose a location with bright, indirect sunlight for your split-leaf philodendron in temperatures that consistently stay between 70 to 75 degrees.
  2. Pot the split-leaf philodendron in a peat-based potting media.
  3. Water regularly with a watering can or cup during the growing season.

Subsequently, question is, can split leaf philodendron live inside? It grows in U.S. Department of Agricultural plant hardiness zones 10b to 11, but can be grown indoors as a houseplant. If split leaf philodendron is cared for very well it will grow an edible fruit.

Also to know is, how often should you water a split leaf philodendron?

The Split Leaf Philodendron requires moderate watering. Water once every 7 to 10 days. Most do not seem to mind being dry once in a while either. Water thoroughly, keeping the soil evenly moist to.

What kind of light does a split leaf philodendron need?

A split leaf philodendron needs medium to bright light. High light refers only to bright indirect light since direct sun often burns the leaves of indoor houseplants. An area that is too hot and dry encourages Spider Mites and causes blooms to quickly fade.

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