Philodendron Mamei is a beautiful creeping aroid that grows as ground cover and sometimes creeps up trees true to its epiphytic nature. The leaves are ridged and the petiole is ruffled and reddish at the base of the leaf. Thanks to the short nodes, this plant tends to have fuller appearance. Although Mamei is believed to be terrestrial, some have seen it climb the trees out in the wild.
This amazing silvery variegated leaf philodendron produces numerous heart shaped leaves on 10 to 12 inch stems. The veins run deep, giving the leaves an almost pleated look. The leaves are less leathery than many other fellow species. The leaf nodes on this plant are very tight and compact which makes a fuller plant. An excellent choice for indoor or patio containers.
Philodendron Mamei can be used well to decorate your home, doesn’t need much care, easy to handle. If you are about to start gardening and you are a beginner in this field then Blushing Philodendron will be perfect for you.
This ease to care for plant is one of the most popular houseplants. In tropical regions it can survive outside, however in most places it is used strictly as a houseplant. While blooms on this fast-growing climber may appear at any time during the year most plants in confinement never bloom. The Philodendron is an evergreen vine that thrives in partial shade at moderate temperatures.