5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)
About Philodendron 'Glorius'
Philodendron 'Glorius' is a relatively rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.
Plant parents describe this plant as having large, lush leaves and a fast grower with only 25 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟
Philodendron 'Glorius' likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Also known as
Philodendron gloriosum melanocrhysum and Philodendron MelanochrysumxGloriosum
How to care for Philodendron 'Glorius'
Philodendron 'Glorius' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Philodendron 'Glorius' 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 💪.
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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 'Glorius' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
What other plant parents say
Easier than both the gloriosum and the melanochrysum, it is very tolerant of changing conditions and maintains growth steadily through the year.
It has parentage from both climbing and crawling philodendrons so do not be surprised if it takes either growth pattern. To confirm ID ask a more experienced grower for features to look for that distinguish it from philodendron gloriosum.