Philodendron

Our Top 10 Picks

Philodendron is a member of the Araceae (Arum) family and originates from the Caribbean, Colombia and Venezuela. First discovered/described in 1644 Philodendron come in a vast array of shapes and sizes ( there are well over 400 varieties ), so it can be hard to decide on the right one to bring into your home or office.

Why not buy a large Philodendron to feature as a statement plant in your hallway or large open space, or perhaps choose a small Philodendron to hang in a bathroom or to keep you company in your study at your desk.

Indoor Plants have picked out our top 10 favourite Philodendron. Continue reading below and maybe add one to your collection today. We are always here to offer advice so don't hesitate to call 01825 841194.

We couldn’t resist adding this Philodendron to the rosta. Unruly and wild, the Phil. Poly. Tortum is a houseplant that requires a good amount of space to stretch out.

Philodendron Polypodioides Tortum
Philodendron Florida Green

The Philodendron Florida Green is a rare hybrid between Phil. Pedatum and Phil. Squamiferum. We love the wiry nature of this plant and it's unique shaped leaves.

We don't usually do this but, for a change we're adding this rare Philodendron to our list. The Philodendron Squamiferum is a magnificent variety in the genus Araceae.

Philodendron Squamiferum
Philodendron Imperial Red Bush

The Philodendron Imperial Red is a lovely plant that feels opulent, debonair, suave, even. The burgundy leathery leaves remind me of a classic red Chesterfield sofa and would make a very similar aesthetic impact to a room. Think "reading room", "library" or "home office"

This variety from the Philodendron Scandens family is known as the Brazil. This moss pole plant has very distinctive lime green stripe in the centre of its glossy heart-shape leaves creating a stunning feature to any home or office.

Philodendron Grand Brazil
Philodendron Scandens

The Philodendron Scandens, also known as the "heartleaf plant" is an elegant slender moss pole plant with luxurious glossy green leaves.

The Philodendron Scandens, also known as the "heartleaf plant" is an elegant slender moss pole plant with luxurious glossy green leaves.

Swiss Cheese Plant
Philodendron Xanadu

The Philodendron Xanadu is an easy to grow plant and when mature, has fantastic looking stems. Their shiny green leathery leaves have 15-20 distinct lobes.

This plant has wonderful deep purple stems with glossy deep burgundy leaves fading to black and finally to green once the leaf matures.

Philodendron Royal Queen
Philodendron Cobra

This is the unusual philodendron Cobra with its slim pointy leaves showing random variegation with flashes and speckles of cream.