Philodendron Varieties

Philodendron

Regardless of the type of garden you have, philodendron varieties can add interest to your landscape. These plants are versatile and come in a wide range of colors and textures, making them a wonderful addition to any garden. These plants will bloom for months and provide beautiful foliage all season long.

Heartleaf

Whether you are looking for a plant to add color to your houseplant collection, or you are a novice gardener, heartleaf philodendron varieties are an easy addition to your garden. They are also very low maintenance, and can even be grown outdoors if the weather is suitable.

Heartleaf philodendron varieties can be found at garden centers, and many online retailers sell them. You can also grow them yourself from stem cuttings.

A heartleaf philodendron has a variety of leaf shapes, colors, and patterns, so choosing the right plant for you depends on your home.

Xanadu

Xanadu is a type of philodendron varieties that grows naturally in Brazil. It was originally known as the “Winterbourn” and was renamed in 1988. It’s a small, self-heading plant that grows to about three feet tall. It has dark-green leaves with 18-inch leaflets.

The Xanadu philodendron varieties are ideal for landscape use in tropical or subtropical gardens. It is useful as a low-ground plant or as an informal hedge. It’s also great as a tub plant or in shrubbery borders.

Xanadu has a slightly different lighting requirements than most other varieties of philodendron. It needs medium to bright light. It can also withstand temperatures from 45 degrees to 55 degrees.

philodendron varities

Blushing Erubescens

Often referred to as the red-leaf philodendron, the Blushing Erubescens is a vine houseplant that produces bright red stems and leaves. It is a native of the rainforests of South America. The plant is very easy to care for.

Its leaves are red during the young stage and turn greener as it matures. The plant is a good choice for a hanging basket. It grows to about 24-36 inches tall. Its leaf blades are usually 20-40 cm (9-18 inches) long. It thrives in moderate temperatures and humidity, though it cannot tolerate temperatures below 65 deg (21 degC) for an extended period.

Burle Marx

Known for its rainforest-like leaves, Philodendron Burle Marx is a perennial that is commonly found in homes. A member of the Araceae family, it is an evergreen perennial that can grow to two feet in width. It is a plant that is easy to care for, as long as you provide it with the proper growing conditions.

The Philodendron Burle Marx is an excellent plant to keep indoors, and is also a good choice for making wreaths and other decorative pieces. The foliage can be variegated or plain green. The plant is a great choice for a tropical feel and can grow in a variety of temperatures.

Florida ‘Mint’

Known as the ‘Florida Ghost’, this stunning aroid is a must-have for any houseplant collection. It is a very hardy plant that can thrive in a variety of light conditions. While it does well in less direct sunlight, it also does well in bright, well-lit areas.

It can reach a height of 2 feet indoors. The leaves are multi-lobed, ghost-like, and grow in a variety of shades of green. These leaves are highly prized among philodendron enthusiasts.

Philodendrons are naturally slow-growing plants. They can take up to 10 years to reach maturity. However, proper care can help your plant thrive.

Philodendron variety

Tri-leaved

Having tri-leaved philodendron varieties is a great way to create a tropical look indoors. These plants are known for their bright and vibrant foliage and are easy to care for.

The Burle Marx is a Philodendron with heart-shaped leaves. It is easy to care for, and the foliage can vary in color from green to red. It is great for making wreaths.

The Mexican Philodendron can be used indoors. Its lobes are triangular, and it responds well to trimming. It can grow to be large, and it is a great collector’s plant. It enjoys sunny or bright lighting and is a great plant for dry spells.

Mayoi

Among the many varieties of the Mayoi philodendron is the cut-leaved philodendron, also known as Philodendron Angustisectum. This plant belongs to the Araceae family, and is known for its glossy leaves.

This plant is also known as hemiepiphytic, meaning it climbs. Its leaves can be velvety and glossy, and grow from small to gigantic.

Philodendron mayoi grows to a height of about two to four feet. It has large, fringed leaves with an oval outline. The leaves split at maturity.

This plant is native to Brazil, and can also be found in the Amazon rainforest. It is often grown as a houseplant. However, this plant is not as popular as other varieties of plants, so it may be hard to find in stores or nurseries.