Philodendron hastatum, also known as "Silver Sword," is a striking and easy-to-care-for houseplant that hails from the rainforests of South America. This plant is native to Brazil, Venezuela, Colombia, and other parts of Central and South America.
The Silver Sword has beautiful, large, silver-green leaves that can grow up to three feet long. The leaves are heart-shaped and have a velvety texture that adds a unique touch to any room. Although this plant does not produce any flowers, its foliage is the main attraction.
The Silver Sword is an easy plant to grow, and it can be propagated easily through stem cuttings. It prefers a warm environment and moderate humidity levels, so placing a humidifier nearby can help keep it healthy. It can adapt to a variety of pot sizes, making it a great addition to any indoor space. This plant is a perfect choice for those looking to add some greenery to their homes or offices, and its impressive size and unique texture make it a statement piece in any room.
💦 Water: Water when top inch of soil is dry
☀️ Light: Bright, Indirect Light. We recommend LED Full Spectrum Plant Light Strips, 2 foot
🪴 Potting: Prefers well-draining potting soil with plenty of organic matter. We recommend our Potted Elephant Indoor potting mix (50/50 peat moss & pumice)
🌿 Habit: Vining - Climbing, trailing