Little Phil™ is a compact form perfect for shade and as an indoor plant
Little Phil™ Philodendron is far more compact than other Philodendrons, giving it some great advantages. Its leaves don't elongate as much as others, meaning the Little Phil™ plant is better in low light levels.
The ability of Little Phil™ Philodendron to cope with heavy shade, along with its small size, make this the perfect green wall or indoor plant.
Far more compact than other Philodendron forms
Better in low light levels
Perfect for green walls and as an indoor plant
Height Range: 0.3 to 0.5m
Spread: 0.3 to 0.5m
Position: Semi Shade, Shade
Growth Habit: Clumping
Plant Use(s): Mass Planting
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Plant Type: Perennials, Indoor Plant
Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Remove older leaves if it becomes necessary. It can survive in full sun, but like all Philodendrons, it appreciates at least a little shelter from the full Australian sun.
How it works
QLD, NSW, VIC, NT, SA & WA.
Light shade to moderately heavy shade. Tolerates drought and cold. Suits reasonably drained soil with some organics.
How to use
Landscape gardens and green walls. Its size also makes it a good table, bench top or window sill indoor plant. The perfect plant for the table on a patio. A great office desk companion plant.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, VIC, NT, SA & WA.
In the colder parts of Australia it's best grown as an indoor or patio plant, or in a well sheltered garden.