Rhaphidophora tetrasperma <br> Mini Swiss Cheese Plant
Rhaphidophora tetrasperma <br> Mini Swiss Cheese Plant
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Rhaphidophora tetrasperma
Mini Swiss Cheese Plant

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Aquatopia Conservatory
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$15.98
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Cool new addition to any plant collection! The Monstera Minima features the same great leaves as its bigger cousin, the Monstera deliciosa but it's smaller!

 

Rhaphidophora tetrasperma                 

Ra-fid-OH-for-a tet-ra-SPERM-a

Common Names: Mini Swiss Cheese Plant, Monstera minima

Family: Araceae

Origin: Mexico to Panama

Height: Vining

Light: Bright, indirect

Foot Candles: 100 - 250

Water: Keep evenly moist

Humidity: 30% - 70%

Temperature: 15°C - 30°C

Soil: Regular potting mix

Container: Self-watering planter

Nutrients: 10-10-10 Monthly

Propagation: Stem cuttings, removal of offsets

Interiorscape Use: Attractive low-maintenance foliage

Common Pests: Mealybugs, Aphids, Spider Mites, Scale, Thrips.

Common Issues: Pests can hide in the petioles or the emerging rolled up leaves. Water spots can scorch leaves in direct sun.

Comments: A great alternative to Monstera deliciosa that provides the same interesting leaf shape in a more compact form. Makes an excellent vining plant to climb a moss totem or trellis.

Toxicity: Intense burning and swelling of the lips, tongue, and throat, difficulty  speaking. Nausea, vomiting, drooling, and diarrhea may also occur. Frequent contact with sap may cause skin irritation.