Plant Care Brasil Philodendron

Brasil Philodendron

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About Brasil Philodendron

Brasil Philodendron 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 with only 45 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

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


Philodendron hederaceum 'Brasil'

Also known as

phildondron 'brasil' and Philodendron Brasil

How to care for Brasil Philodendron


How often to water your Brasil Philodendron

Water needs for Brasil Philodendron
0.5 cups
every 9

Brasil Philodendron 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.

Calculate water needs of Brasil Philodendron

Water 0.5 cups every

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

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Finding light for Brasil Philodendron in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Brasil Philodendron: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Brasil Philodendron 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 💪.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Brasil Philodendron in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Brasil Philodendron

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Brasil Philodendron: 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 Brasil Philodendron after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Brasil Philodendron

Brasil Philodendron

Brasil Philodendron

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 6ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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