Philodendron Plant Care Articles

Philodendron Plants

Philodendron is a genus of flowering plants that belongs to the Araceae family. It contains nearly 500 different species. This ranks it only second to anthuriums when it comes to the number of species in the genus.

The term philodendron comes from the Greek words “philo” and “dendron”. “Philo” refers to love or affection, while “dendron” refers to tree.

The genus has become one of the most popular among houseplant lovers because of its unique, exotic looks. It is native to the tropical rainforests of Central and South America.

As such, the plants in this genus enjoy warm, humid environments making them perfect for most homes.

Below, our articles cover different Philodendron varieties and how to care, propagate and fix common problems they often experience.

Philodendron Varieties – Plant Care Guides

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