Philodendron Rogo Congo
You’ll think that someone hand-polished each gleaming leaf of Congo Rojo, a magnificent, non-vining Philodendron. The broad, thick dark green leaves are elevated on sturdy reddish stems and they shine even from a distance. New, unfolding leaves are deep burgundy with red-purple stems. ‘Congo Rojo’ is a large, vigorous plant, and striking in its coloration. Contrary to appearances, it requires very little maintenance and, in return, adds extraordinary presence to spaces with bright indirect light. Indoor plants may be transferred outdoors to a shady spot in summer.
The typical size of a full grown philodendron when kept indoors with the correct care is 50 cm high and 50 cm wide. Larger when grown outdoors.
Thrives in medium to bright indirect light, When it doesn't get enough sunlight, two things will happen. The first thing you'll notice is that the plant starts to grow towards a light source. The second thing is that the bright white lines on its leaves will start to fade to dark green.
Watering is always quite a tough subject when it comes to plant care, but not for this plant. Water when the top 5cm of the potting mix is dry to the touch
Tolerates average indoor humidity. Great for creating a tropical vibe for outside.
Average home temperature of 21c. If you’re comfortable, your plant is comfortable.
How often should I fertilize my plant?
- In general, house plants will thrive when they are fertilized spring through fall. Fertilize once a month with an organic houseplant fertilizer, following the package instructions for dilution and administration.
- We recommend : Plant Runner & We the Wild for a long lasting lush life.
Size refers to pot size, plant size may vary.
Decorative pots not included. Check out some of pots & containers
Plant varieties and quantities in store are dependent on market prices and availability.
We try to keep good availability of these plants at all times – however we only buy what looks good, strong and healthy when we go out shopping to our growers.
This ensures plants are healthy and robust when they come to live with you.
We keep a range of plants in store that we know will perform for you, whatever your space, but please be patient with us if we don’t have everything in stock all of the time.