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Monstera pinnatipartita, Nido Nodo

Monstera pinnatipartita

Nido Nodo
Family: Araceae
Origin: Columbia
Large shrub 5-10 ft tallVine or creeperSemi-shadeRegular water

The Monstera pinnatipartita is a large shrub or vine, its growth reaching up to 5-10 feet in length. As a native to the Columbia region, it prefers semi-shaded areas, and regular watering. It does best when grown in USDA Hardiness Zones 9-11.

When planting, it is essential that Monstera pinnatipartita is provided with the right conditions. A well-draining, humus-rich soil is ideal, and potting the plant in the correct size pot that is not too small is also essential. As with most plants, the Monstera pinnatipartita needs full sun or a bright, semi-shaded area.

Watering guidelines for this plant are straightforward, with the soil needing to be kept evenly moist but not waterlogged. During the growing season, regular watering is needed as the Monstera pinnatipartita is particularly thirsty, especially when it is young. Established Monstera pinnatipartita plants can be watered less in the winter when the plant is not actively growing.

For those living in colder regions, growing the plant in the pot is the best option. In this case, it is important to take extra care to make sure the plant's root system is insulated to protect it from cold weather. The pot should ideally be placed in a sheltered area, away from strong winds and out of any frost pockets. In the winter, it is also essential to keep the soil of the Monstera pinnatipartita moist but not too wet.

Finally, the Monstera pinnatipartita requires occasional trimming, with regular pruning of dead stems and leaves. This will keep the foliage looking its best. Overall, the Monstera pinnatipartita is an easy-care plant that looks great in any garden.


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