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Fruit Salad Plant (Monstera Deliciosa)
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WE CANNOT SHIP PLANTS OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA!!!
Delivery Options - Spend $69 or more online in our Plantary and we offer FREE delivery within Tasmania* (NO PO BOX)
If you are outside Tasmania, we can still ship this plant but due to the large size PLS also select the second option which includes the additional $25 Mainland Postage Fee* (excluding WA & NT)
ALL plants shipped OUTSIDE Tasmania are now sent bare root. Do not fear this is the best way to get them all the way to you in the best possible condition. They come carefully wrapped in damp sphagnum moss to make the journey.Monstera deliciosa may sound like a spell from Harry Potter, but it is in fact a beautiful flowering plant native to the tropical forests of Southern Mexico and Guatemala, and is probably one of the most famous indoor plants. If you’ve got paparazzi lurking outside your home, it could be that you have a particularly good-looking Monstera deliciosa growing inside.
Also known as a Fruit Salad Plant, which is more about when it fruits than it’s leaf shape, the Monstera deliciosa is beloved for its ease of care and its ability to become a focal point with its striking good looks.
Whether you are already the proud owner of a Fruit Salad Plant or you are looking to enrich your home with one, we have a few tips for you to keep your plant super healthy.
Its popularity comes from its vibrant color, glossy leaves, and low maintenance. Great as an office plant!
Size: Large 130mm pot ESTABLISHED
Put him in bright indirect light and only water when dry - that’s it, simple.
Tauerii’s hefty scalloped foliage perched on long delicate-looking stems also softens outdoor spaces. He looks tropically amazing in the garden, but a word of warning - if you put him directly into the ground he may take over. The roots are invasive so we recommend keeping Monstera in a pot.This handsome chap suits any home decor and digs the poolside in particular but keep him in the shade or the foliage will burn but if he doesn’t get enough lgiht the plant may not develop as many perforations in his leaves.
Water and Fertilizer
In the Summer, from December to February, water your plant when 2-5 centimeters of the topsoil is dry. This is when your plant is at its peak growing stage.
During June through August in Winter, water when the top 7-12 centimeters is dry. Your plant's growth has slowed during this time and will not need as much care.
When you water your plant, be sure to saturate the soil and allow for drainage. Dump the excess water from the bottom tray into the sink to avoid over-watering your plant.
Every two weeks, use a water-soluble fertilizer to keep your plant healthy and nourished.
*Disclaimer: We love our plant babies, we talk to them, sing to them, we even cuddle them at times! And we pack our gorgeous plants for shipment extremely carefully. However, we do ask that you keep in mind that once they leave our store, we cannot guarantee how carefully they are handled in transit. And I cannot guarantee they have been sung to or talked to by the postmen! So, if a leaf is a little bent, bruised or maybe a small stem broken off, we cannot control this. If by some chance your plants do not arrive alive, never fear, we have got you covered. Just email our customer service team email@example.com with a quick pic (phone pics are excellent, and we love a good selfie). We will either replace the plants pronto or refund you (whatever works best).