Monstera is from Central America (Mexico) and belongs to the Araceae family. This plant is also known under the Dutch name, hole plant. The plant thrives well under very humid conditions: the more humid the environment, the larger the leaf. But this plant can also handle some drier air.
The Monstera likes a lot of light or partial shade but no direct sunlight.
The ideal air temperature 18 - 22 ° C. The plant does not like the trip.
Keep moist, hand-warm water once a week, potting soil should not dry out.
Spray with water once a week.
Apply fertilizer once every two weeks, once every two months in winter.
The leaves of a young plant show incisions, later holes appear in the somewhat older leaves. This does not happen if the plant is too dark. The leaf has become dull again when it is wiped with a cloth with buttermilk. Aerial roots formed in older plants may be cut off.
Monstera Deliciosa or hole plant.
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