Philodendron Congo Green is a large-leafed houseplant that embraces the feel of the jungle. This member of the Philodendron family has smooth-edged, oval-shaped green leaves. A Philodendron Congo Green is a self-header that spreads outward as it grows upward. The glossy, dark green, thick leaves are spaced very close to each other on a single stem. The stiff, barely visible stem, keeps a Philodendron Congo upright and elegant looking as it matures. These plants are considered poisonous and should be kept away from pets and children.
Philodendron Congo Green is hardy, drought tolerant and a low maintenance air purifier houseplant which does not require to be fed or watered frequently and does exceedingly well in low light indoor conditions. It has beautiful leaves with different shapes and shades, capable to clean several types of air borne pollutants. It is a air purifier plant which removes formaldehyde from the indoor air. Philodendron name derives from the two Greek words Philo + dendron, philo meaning in english is love tree. Philodendrons are low maintenance air purifying foliage plants which do well in low light conditions with good tolerance to winter and summer seasons.