- Elongated, Heart-Shaped Foliage
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 5 Feet
Philodendron ‘Painted Lady’ is a lovely tropical perennial aroid that is part of the Araceae family. It has lovely long, heart-shaped foliage with bright-pink petioles. New growth leaves unfurl as bright yellow-green and then turn into a deeper mottled green as they mature. It has a slow to moderate growth rate, but when placed in an ideal environment, it can reach up to 5 feet in height and its bright leaves can get over 1 foot wide. Painted Lady loves to climb so provide a vertical support and watch it soar.
Best Locations For Growing Philodendron 'Painted Lady'
Prefers a warm climate with room temperatures ranging from 55-85 degrees F. Provide plenty of humidity, between 65-80%. It can trail or you can provide a vertical support or moss pole to grow up. Be mindful to keep this plant out of reach of children or pets.
Philodendron 'Painted Lady' Sunlight Requirements
This Philodendron requires medium to bright indirect light. Pale leaves are indicative of a plant getting too much sunlight, and if the trailing stems become leggy, that is an indicator it's not receiving enough sunlight.
Philodendron 'Painted Lady' Care
Plant Painted Lady in well-draining, chunky soil to promote air circulation to its roots. Propagation can be accomplished by stem cuttings in soil or water.
Watering Philodendron 'Painted Lady'
This plant performs best when the soil dries out in between waterings. If you notice yellow leaves, it's a sign of overwatering. Because it prefers moist soil, planting it in a light, well-draining potting mix with ample drainage holes in the pot is crucial.
Feeding Philodendron 'Painted Lady'
Apply a well-balanced houseplant fertilizer between the spring and summer growing months. No need to fertilize Painted Lady during the winter.
Painted Lady 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: 2.5-3 feet|
|Mature Spread: 12-16 inches|
|Flower Color(s): Green, White|
|Flower Shade/Description: Green, Cream and White In Color|
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Yellow|
|Foliage Description: Bright Yellow-Green Before Fading to a Bit Deeper Mottled Green|
|Temperature: 55° - 80°F (13° - 27°C)|
|Humidity: Above Average to High (60% - 100%)|
|Common Name: Painted Lady Philodendron|
|Other Name(s): Painted Lady|
|Scientific Name: Philodendron erubescens 'PaintedLady'|
|Plant Type: House Plant|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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