The hardy and easy growing, Monstera deliciosa.
Monstera plants develop of ridges and holes on its more mature leaves, known as fenestrations. The “deliciosa” part of the plant’s name comes from the pineapple-like fruit it bears in its natural habitat! Grows best where it will receive bright indirect light a few feet removed from a southern, western, or eastern facing window.
Monsteras prefer soil that is lightly moist, and generally like to dry out between waterings. As epiphytes with aerial roots, they are sensitive to overwatering, so they don’t want to sit in soggy soil. Once the top 2″ to 4″ of the soil are dry, water your plant.
Watering – Give the plant a thorough soaking once every 1 to 1.5 to weeks. Monstera plants need to be dry before watering.
Light – Medium to bright indirect light.
Measurements – Plant is in a 6″ growers pot.