Philodendron Melanochrysum (Black Gold) is a rare, tropical plant with dark green leaves and a deep purple or black sheen on the undersides.


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The Philodendron Melanochrysum, also known as the Black Gold Philodendron, is a species of tropical perennial plant in the Araceae family. It is native to South America and is known for its large, dark green leaves that have a glossy appearance and a deep purple or black sheen on the undersides.

In terms of plant care, the Philodendron Melanochrysum prefers bright, indirect light, but it can also tolerate low light conditions. The plant should be kept in a well-draining potting mix and should be watered regularly, making sure to not let the soil become waterlogged. The plant can also be fertilized monthly during the growing season. With proper care, the Philodendron Melanochrysum can grow up to 6 feet in length and make a beautiful addition to any indoor garden.

Photos are showing Sample plant of the same grade.

Comes in 12cm nursery pot


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