Plant Care Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

About Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Philodendron erubescens 'Ceylon Gold'
Philodendron
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Water

How often to water your Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Water needs for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'
0.5 cups
every 9

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Omaha, Nebraska.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha, Nebraska

Omaha, Nebraska

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Growing Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha right now

Light needs for plant Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha, Nebraska

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

November 29th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Omaha is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha, Nebraska

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 30.6% ☀️

November 30th, 2021

Omaha is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Omaha is expected to decrease by 30.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.0 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!…

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Light needs for plant Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha, Nebraska

Daylight will decrease by 1.2 hours 📉

November 30th, 2021

This month, Omaha is getting an average of 9.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.0 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold': 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Omaha, Nebraska ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold': repot after 2X growth

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 'Ceylon Gold' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Nutrient needs for plant Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold' in Omaha, Nebraska

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

November 30th, 2021

The growing potential in Omaha is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to re…

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Care Summary for Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'

Philodendron 'Ceylon Gold'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Omaha, Nebraska, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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