Philodendron Squamiferum is a favorite of the Philodendron family. Native to Central America this philodendron feature the ‘hairiest’ arms of all philodendrons, it’s most recognisable feature.
Philodendron Squamiferum has oak shaped leaves with multiple lobes while the petioles are red and covered in soft hair-like growths. Squamiferum is a climber and it will reach an impressive size if allowed to climb. Our Brass Plant Support would be a perfect trellis for this Philodendron!
Grow your Philodendron in a well draining potting mix, like our aroid mix or in a soil-less medium like sphagnum moss or perlite/vermiculite.
Philodendron Squamiferum comes in pot 13cm and is about 35-40cm tall.
Light: bright, indirect sunlight
Soil: well draining potting mix or soil-less medium
Water: let it dry out between waterings, water only when top 3cm of soil are dry to touch
This plant is toxic to humans and animals if ingested.