Philodendron Birkin is one of the non-vining plants that belongs in the Philodendron Plant Family. This plant has a beautiful variegated foliage and as it matures these white streaks on its leaves will be emphasized. Philodendron Birkin for sale in Manila is a staple plant for Philodendron Collectors. This is also called by some as Philodendron “White Wave”.
- Plant height: 4 to 6 inches
- Pot diameter: 4 to 5 inches
As a plant that belongs in the Philodendron plant family, Birkin is probably the one that has the most interesting background for plant enthusiasts. Can you believe that Philodendron Birkin is originally a Red Congo and only has only mutated and cultivated over the years.
Like any other plants for sale here in Manila, Philodendron Birkin needs bright indirect light. Since this plant is variegated this needs more attention regarding its humidity needs. Variegated plants must avoid air conditioned rooms for their optimum growth. In terms of watering, water it thoroughly once to twice a week. Monitor the soil once in a while if the top soil feels dry or too soggy.
Philodendron Birkin is best propagated through stem cuttings. First, make sure to use a sharp gardening cutter or knife to precisely cut through the stem. Make sure to cut the stem on the very last leaf node so you can grow the plant without encountering any problems. You have a choice to propagate it through water first or directly plant it to the soil, either way your Philodendron Birkin will thrive!