Philodendron 'White Wave'

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The Philodendron 'white wave' is an architecturally stunning plant, with deep green foliage that enhances it's contrast white markings. As the plant gets older these marking contrast even more. Easy to care for and low maintenance we are big fans. 


Water regularly during warmer months but allow the soil to dry out between each watering and make sure the roots are never sitting in water for a prolonged period. Water less frequently during colder months.

Light requirements 

Requires plenty of indirect light but may suffer if it gets too much direct sunlight. A lack of light can lead to leggy stems/ low growth rate / loss of leaves. 

Care tips

  • Avoid placing the planter next to radiators or draughty windows
  • Carefully wipe the leaves from time-to-time to remove any dust
  • Prune out any brown leaves or stems by cutting as close to the next stem or the base of the plant as possible
  • Use some fertiliser during warmer months i.e. April to September (little and often is best for consistent growth)

For more detailed plant care instructions, check out our guide:


Available in various sizes


Native to tropical regions of South America, including Brazil and the West Indies.


Considered mildly toxic. Keep away from pets and children.