The Philodendron ‘Moonlight’ has vibrant green foliage. This plant contrasts beautifully against deep green foliage plants. It is fast-growing and can fill up space rather quickly. The new foliage starts out as a neon yellow and matures into a vibrant green. Philodendrons light to dry out in between watering. Place your plant in a location with bright, indirect sunlight.
Grow Pot Size: 4” and 6” Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 8-16” depending on grow pot size. Plant Care Level: Easy
With lots of bright indirect light and a regular watering routine. The philodendron will explode with growth!
Philodendron 'Moonlight' Care Tips
Binomial Name:Philodendron hybrid
Care Level: Easy to Medium
Light: Bright to medium, indirect
Water: Allow top 2” of soil to dry
Pet Friendly: No
The Philodendron 'Moonlight' Story
Where is it from? The Philodendron is native to Brazil.
Who is the Philodendron 'Moonlight'? This plant is a self-heading philodendron with extremely vibrant foliage. It contrasts beautifully with deep green foliage.
Good For You! Philodendrons are a great addition to your bedroom. They create a calm, cozy environment and promote a good night's sleep. Also, philodendrons are excellent air-purifying plants! Filtering out airborne toxins such as trichloroethylene and benzene from the air.
Is the Philodendron 'Moonlight' the right plant for me?
Philodendron plants are fairly easy to care for. They prefer the top 2” of the soil to dry in between watering as they are quite susceptible to stem rot. Place your plant in a location with bright, indirect light or filtered bright light and watch it grow! The large leaves are absolutely stunning but need regular dusting to ensure they can photosynthesize at their optimal levels.
Pet Friendly: Unfortunately, Philodendrons are not pet-friendly.
Location Suggestions: We love philodendrons in locations with large spaces so they can grow to their full potential, especially in living rooms and bedrooms.
Can tolerate bright to medium light but no direct sun.
Allow the top 2” of the soil to dry before watering
Can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.
Use a well-draining, high organic matter soil mix.
Average from 65°F to 75°F
Follow a monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.
Place the plant under a showerhead to remove any dust or debris.
This plant requires more light.
General Information About Your Plant
The Philodendron is native to Brazil.
This plant is a self-heading philodendron with extremely vibrant foliage. It contrasts beautifully with deep green foliage.
Highly toxic. Always keep plants out of reach of pets and children.