Philodendron xanadu

Philodendron xanadu

  • Botanical name: Philodendron xanadu
  • Family: Araceae
  • Plant Type: Conservatory, House plant, Evergreen
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Philodendrons are a large genus of rainforest shrubs and climbers, all with attractive and often dramatic foliage, that make excellent houseplants.


Philodendron xanadu is a large plant with dramatic leaves that form at the ends of the stems. It will tolerate shade, so is a good choice for a shady corner. Keep the compost moist from spring to autumn and water more sparingly in winter.


Keep the leaves of Philodendron xanadu free of dust and looking shiny by wiping with a damp cloth, placing under a tepid shower or putting outside in the rain during summer. Repot or top dress with fresh compost every spring.

How to grow Philodendron xanadu

  • Plant size

    100cm height

    100cm spread

  • Sun exposure: Dappled shade, full shade, partial shade

Philodendron xanadu and wildlife

Philodendron xanadu has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Philodendron xanadu poisonous?

Philodendron xanadu can be toxic.

Toxic to:

Toxic to Cats

Toxic to Dogs

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

Plants that go well with Philodendron xanadu