Monstera acuminata growing vine of the genus Monstera also known as Shingle plant, Monstera acuminata perennial evergreen plant used as ornamental for the leaves, can grow in tropic, subtropical or mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 10b+.
Leaves color green size be 25-100+ cm, the leaves are in ovate shape some with holes.
Monstera acuminata flower
Flower color white-yellowish, the size 10-30 cm, the inside looks like beehive
Monstera acuminata for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy
Requirements for Monstera acuminata growing and care:
Moist, warm climate, trellising if you want the plants as vine,
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Vegetative reproduction by cutting
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Sensitive to cold and full sun
Spring to autumn, after its stop to be cold more than 20C should be much more and in warmer climate all year
Pests and diseases:
Brown edge in the leaves
Before the winter
How to prune:
Old leaves, prune for design
Size of the plant?
2-5 M, 6-15 feet
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing / Slow growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes, it is a very popular
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
General information about the flower:
Big white yellowish flower, the inside look like beehive
Pollination is done by:
Bees and other pollinator
How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Monstera acuminata?
Cutting / twig with air layering
The best time for vegetative reproduction in Monstera acuminata:
Spring, when there is no fear from cold weather
How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
Depend on condition of the air layer can be few weeks until few month
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Monstera acuminata?
Moist, warm weather, shadow