15 - 25cm Philodendron Birkin Dark Form 9cm Pot House Plant

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Philodendron Birkin Dark Form is a beautiful and unique plant with dark green, glossy leaves and striking pink variegation. Here are some care tips to help you keep your Philodendron Birkin Dark Form healthy and thriving:

  1. Light: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form prefers bright, indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight as it can scorch the leaves. If the plant is not receiving enough light, the variegation may fade.

  2. Water: Keep the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged. Water the plant thoroughly when the top inch of soil feels dry. Do not let the soil completely dry out between watering, but avoid overwatering as it can lead to root rot.

  3. Humidity: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form loves high humidity levels. You can increase humidity by misting the leaves regularly, placing a humidifier near the plant, or by placing a tray of water near the plant.

  4. Temperature: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form prefers warm temperatures between 65-85°F (18-29°C). Keep the plant away from drafts and cold windows.

  5. Fertilizer: You can fertilize the plant once a month during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced liquid fertilizer. Do not fertilize during the dormant season (fall and winter).

  6. Pruning: You can prune the plant to control its size and shape or to remove any damaged or yellowing leaves. This will also help promote new growth.

  7. Repotting: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form should be repotted every two to three years. Use a well-draining soil mix and a pot that is one size larger than the current pot.

  8. Pests: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form can be prone to spider mites, mealybugs, and scale insects. Inspect the plant regularly and treat any pests promptly with an appropriate insecticide.

  9. Soil: Philodendron Birkin Dark Form prefers a well-draining soil mix that is rich in organic matter. You can use a mixture of peat moss, perlite, and potting soil to create a soil mix that is well-draining and nutrient-rich.

Following these care tips will help your Philodendron Birkin Dark Form thrive and stay healthy. With its unique dark green, glossy leaves and striking pink variegation, it is sure to be a beautiful addition to your indoor garden.

    15 - 25cm Philodendron Birkin Dark Form 9cm Pot House Plant House Plant