Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. ‘Miduhoi’ is sometimes known as “Jumbo Velvet Hearts”. Reviewed in the United States on April 4, 2015. I generally don’t water mine until the potting medium has just dried out completely, but hasn’t been fully dry for an extended period of time. Your Philodendron Micans will grow best when positioned in a spot with bright indirect light, avoiding direct sunlight as this can burn the leaves. All rights reserved. But certain hou Keep reading and I will tell you how I grew a 13 foot (4 meters) long Philodendron scandens! The leaves never grow more than three inches wide and the nodes are deeply packed to make it easy to propagate. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Strictly Necessary Cookie should be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings. Beautiful & Healthy Plants from JMBamboo! “Velvet Leaves” Shipped with USPS Priority Mail. Technicalities aside, this particular plant is still often sold as Philodendron micans so it’s worth knowing. Reviewed in the United States on May 17, 2019. Philodendron scandens ‘Micans’) and it’s often argued to actually be a variety of Philodendron hederaceum. It has grown healthily and evenly, with no mites, fungus, etc in the initial soil. Today the very next day it's beautiful! The Philodendron Erubescens (Blushing Philodendron) has beautiful unique features, including a beautiful wine colored stem, large deep green leaves, and sometimes, even leaves of different colors and variations. Please try your search again later. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I will update on my rare velvet leaf mican in a couple months couple. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. It goes by a number of common synonyms (e.g. A wonderful addition to my collection of vining philodendrons! Please try again. The color of the micans foliage is what makes it truly special. Put it in filtered light and leaves started relaxing and perked right up. Thanks to an iridescent sheen across the leaves, this plant exhibits a variety of beautiful metallic tones in its green and yellows. Philodendron Micans, also called Velvet Leaf Philodendron, does not have glossy, green leaves like the usual heart leaf philodendron. As its name suggests, the leaves have a velvety texture with stunning iridescent foliage. Your question might be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who bought this product. Pale new leaves usually indicate that the plant isn’t getting enough calcium and magnesium , which are essential micro-nutrients for philodendrons. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Came relatively small, as expected, in one of those cheesy little greenhouse pots - but still, free pot for giving cuttings out to friends. We do not have any recommendations at this time, Rare Hirt's Velvet Leaf Bronze Micans Vine -Philodendron- Easy - 2 Pack/3" Pots, Previous page of related Sponsored Products. When it comes to lighting, Philodendron micans is a pretty versatile plant species. Philodendrons (Philodendron spp.) Reviewed in the United States on January 25, 2019. I inspected them, and no insects, no fungus, nothing like that. Philo micans are widespread in Mexico, the Americans and the Caribbean. I’m really hoping it perks up and grows!! The philo itself was well-rooted and not cut back too much, so it quickly started shooting out new growth when I immediately repotted it into a 5" bottom-watering starter pot; it has probably about tripled in size in three months (with one dose of fertilizer in that time). Philodendron Micans. Philodendron hederaceum var. The micans is hard to find, so I was happy to see this in Amazon. It's one kind I didn't have and didn't want to wait to find it locally, Least it's alive so far. Pot 12 cm Get great deals on Plants Chat to Buy I took them out of their pots, removed all the soil, washed them down, even the roots. The greenish-bronze leaves with their rust-colored undersides are striking. Often grown as a houseplant in hanging baskets, the velvet leaf philodendron will do best in terrariums where it can be mounted high and allowed to cascade down. The most common problem with growing Philodendron micans is growing it in an oversaturated substrate which can eventually lead to root rot. They’d naturally undergo more of a soak-and-dry process in the wild, but in a terrarium they should do just fine in an evenly moist (never saturated) substrate. 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