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Epipremnum pinnatum

Eastern rhododendron
  Araceae
 

Epipremnum pinnatum, Eastern rhododendron

 

Epipremnum pinnatum, Eastern rhododendron	Synonym(s):
Rhaphidophora pinnata
Up to 60 ft (18 m) tall in its native forests of Malaysia to New Guinea, this species can easily be kept to a manageable size in cultivation. The juvenile leaves are oblong-lanceolate and usually entire, although they are sometimes perforated or pinnatifid. The perforated, adult leaves are up to 3 ft (1 m) long by 18 in (45 cm) wide and often have translucent spots along the midrib. Aureum (syns Epipremnum aureum, Pothos aureus, Rhaphidophora aurea, Scindapsus aureus), devils ivy or pothos, has apple-green, heart-shaped leaves marbled with creamy white or gold.
Hardiness zone from 10 To 12
Plant Height From approx. 1000 To 1800 cm
Cultivation: Frost tender, most species are easy to grow indoors in bright, indirect light. Grow in a good, moisture-retentive potting mix. Water regularly during spring and summer, less in winter. Provide the support of a moss pole, and to encourage branching pinch out shoot tips. Propagate from cuttings or by layering.

   

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