Silver Sword Philodendron
Philodendron hastatum is native to Brazil and can grow over one meter high. This member of the arum family derives its name Silver Sword Philodendron from its shiny green-metallic leaves, which can grow up to 60 centimeters long in adult plants and look like an arrowhead.
- Popular name(s): Silver Sword Philodendron
- Botanical name: Philodendron hastatum
- Family: Araceae
- Origin: South America (Brasil)
- Height: Up to 2 meters, the photos show a juvenile plant, the leaves of mature plants can reach lengths of up to 60 centimeters.
- USDA zone: 12 (50 °F/10 °C)
- Toxic for pets: Yes, Syngonium species contain calcium oxalate.
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