Monstera deliciosa is a species of flowering plant native to tropical rainforests of southern Mexico, south to Panama.
Common name: Windowleaf, Ceriman, Split-leaf philodendron
Bloom time: Rarely flowers indoors
Height: 30.00 to 70.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
Monstera is more commonly propagated by stem cuttings. Swiss cheese plant cuttings are easy to root. With cuttings, you have the option of rooting them in water first or simply sticking them straight into the soil. Cuttings should be taken just after a leaf node, removing the bottom-most leaves.
Sunlight: Part shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 8-10 C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
Large leaved indoor plant for warm, bright and humid areas.
No serious insect or disease problems. Watch for aphids, mealybugs, thrips, scale or spider mites.