Pronunciation: fil-oh-DEN-dron HI-brid
|Description||This exotic hybrid has large copper-red new leaves that change colors, then mature to dark glossy green, with splashes of yellow. Compact, upright clumping form makes it a perfect filler for sheltered garden beds or patio containers in mild winter areas. A beautiful, easy to grow atrium or indoor specimen.|
|Light||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Blooms||Prized for foliage.|
|Mature Size||Forms upright foliage clumps 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Special Features||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Compact Form|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Houseplant|
|Companion Plants||Passion Flower (Passiflora); Gardenia (Gardenia); Canna (Canna); Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia); Bush Lily (Clivia)|
|Care||Easily grown in evenly moist, well drained soil. Best foliage color in bright light. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Apply a slow release fertilizer as new growth begins in spring.|
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.