Horace "Dave" Thomas

Wicker Artisan Extraordinaire

How does the philodendron grow?

Growth Properties of the Philodendron lacerum. Information on how Philodendron lacerum grows and where to find it.

The philodendron plant is light loving and thrives by establishing itself to the trunk and branches of trees and climb up towards the light. Philodendron lacerum grows as either an epiphyte (ep-a-FIT) or a hemiepiphytic species. An epiphyte (ep-a-FIT) is as species that grows upon the side of branches of a tree as a result of a seed being placed in the tree in the droppings of a bird, animal or bat.