- Rare, Striking Plant
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 8 Feet
Golden Ring of Fire Philodendron, otherwise known as Henderson’s Pride and Philodendron ‘Ring of Fire Gold’, is a rare philodendron cultivar. This alleged cross between Philodendron wendlandii and Philodendron tortum made by a man named Henderson has long, variegated leaves that change colors throughout the year. These varying shades include beige, ivory, apricot, crimson, olive green, and emerald green. A relatively low maintenance, hardy perennial, Golden Ring of Fire is an ideal choice for any newbie gardener with minimal free time to spare.
Best Locations For Growing Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron
Provide your plant with bright indirect light, temperatures ranging between 60°F to 80°F, and humidity levels ranging between 50% to 60%. Gold Ring of Fire Philodendron is toxic to dogs and cats and should be placed out of reach of pets.
Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron Sunlight Requirements
Gold Ring of Fire Philodendron prefers bright indirect light. While this topical evergreen can also survive periods of low light, its leaves can lose their multi-colored brilliance. A south-facing, west-facing or east-facing window should provide plenty of light to keep this plant happy.
Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron Care
This Philodendron prefers slightly acidic and well-draining soil. An ideal pH range to aim for is 5.0-6.0. This slow-growing perennial should be repotted everytime the plant doubles in size, which normally happens about every 3 years. And if you would like more copies of your Gold Ring of Fire Philodendron, you can propagate this lovely tropical using stem cuttings.
Watering Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron
Water Gold Ring of Fire when the top third of the soil dries out. During the spring and summer months, you will normally need to water your Gold Ring of Fire Philodendron about once every 10 days or so. During the dormant months, however, you will not have to water as frequently.
Feeding Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron
During spring and summer, feed Gold Ring of Fire Philodendron a typical balanced fertilizer approximately one time per month.
Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light
|Care Requirements: Easy
|Watering Requirements: Average - When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.
|Pet Friendly: No
|Kid Friendly: No
|Air Purifier: High
|Growth Rate: Slow
|Mature Height: 8 feet
|Mature Spread: 5 feet
|Flower Color(s): None
|Flower Shade/Description: Grown for Foliage
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Yellow Green
|Foliage Description: Hues Of Orange, Red, Cream, and Green
|Temperature: 55° - 85°F (13° - 29°C)
|Humidity: Below Average to Average (20% - 60%)
|Common Name: Gold Ring Of Fire Philodendron
|Other Name(s): Henderson's Pride, Philodendron Narrow Variegata, Philodendron Narrow Ring Of Fire
|Scientific Name: Philodendron tortum x Philodendron wendlandii
|Plant Type: House Plant
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