Plant Care Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

About Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Philodendrons grow aerial roots that grip the bark of trees, allowing them to grow over 20 feet tall! Their 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! ❄️

Taxonomy

Philodendron sp. 'Fuzzy Petiole'
Philodendron
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Water

How often to water your Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Water needs for Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'
0.5 cups
every 9

Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole' 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 Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole' in your home

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

Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole' 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 đź’Ş.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

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

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Care Summary for Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'

Philodendron 'Fuzzy Petiole'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

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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