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About Philodendron Birkin
Philodendrons grow aerial roots that grip the bark of trees, allowing them to grow over 20 feet tall! Their heart-shaped leaves change shape as they climb and can grow larger than a dinner plate. Fossils show Philodendrons growing as far back as 30 million years ago when South America was still connected to Antarctica! ❄️
How to care for Philodendron Birkin
Philodendron Birkin needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boston, Massachusetts.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
May 24th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boston is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿
The availability of high quality sunlight …
May 23rd, 2022
Boston is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Boston is expected to increase by 17.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 21.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
May 24th, 2022
This month, Boston is getting an average of 11.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 10.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 15.0 total hours of day…
Philodendron Birkin can tolerate being far from a window and light source.
Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Boston, Massachusetts ☀️.️
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Philodendron Birkin after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
May 22nd, 2022
The growing potential in Boston is high 📈.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any pl…