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Monstera Obliqua

Monstera Obliqua (Swiss Cheese Vine) Plant Care Guide

The monstera obliqua is one of those very sought after plants because of its looks. More importantly, it is its rarity that makes it something collectors dream of having. A Real Monstera Obliqua is Rare and Very Expensive Unfortunately, unless you’re very well connected or have friends who have amazing plant collections, it is very …

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Monstera Dubia

Monstera Dubia Plant Care – Growing the Shingle Plant

The monstera dubia is also called the shingles plant because its heart-shaped leaves rest vertically in alternating fashion. Compared to other monstera varieties, it has noticeably smaller leaves (5 inches). But, this doesn’t take anything away from its beauty. Instead, it makes it unique. Its foliage likewise features a green background with lovely variegations. This …

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Rhaphidophora tetrasperma

Rhaphidophora tetrasperma (Monstera Minima) Plant Care & Growing Guide

The rhaphidophora tetrasperma looks like a smaller version of the monstera deliciosa. As such, it is often called monstera minima or mini monstera. However, it is not a member of that genus, what has about 45 species in it.  While they both belong to the Araceae family, the rhaphidophora tetrasperma falls under the Rhaphidophora genus. …

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Monstera Borsigiana

Monstera Borsigiana (Monstera Deliciosa Borsigiana) Growing & Caring Guide

The monstera borsigiana is often called the yellow variegated monstera because the patterns of its leaves carry that color. If you look closely, it looks very much like the monstera albo. But, they differ significantly in the color of the variegations. The albo has white or creamy white patterns, whereas the monstera borsigiana has yellow …

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Monstera Peru

Monstera Peru (Monstera Karstenianum) Complete Care Guide

The monstera peru is botanically known as the Monstera Karstenianum. However, this is also considered to be an old name as the plant is classified as a Philodendron. Even then, there’s still more confusion. While commonly known as the Philodendron opacum, its proper name seems to be Philodendron Karstenianum. In any case, the important thing …

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