- Flower nameMonstera
- Scientific nameMonstera deliciosa
- Aliasモンステラ・デリシオサ, Monstera, Monstera deliciosa, ホウライショウ, Swiss Cheeze Plant
- Place of originMexico
- Place of floweringCut flowers, flower arrangement, Greenhouse, Ornamental plants
- Flowering season
What is Monstera
Monstera (scientific name: Monstera deliciosa) is a large vine plant of the family Araceae that is native to Mexico. It is a foliage plant that creates a mysterious (creepy?) Atmosphere by puncturing or splitting large leaves.
Common name: Monstera, scientific name: Monstera deliciosa, aka: monstera deliciosa, Origin: Mexico, Lifestyle: Large vine evergreen perennial, houseplant, vine length: 7-10 m, aerial root: many, single leaf → compound leaf, leaf shape: heart-shaped egg shape, leaf color: dark green, leaf length: 100 cm, leaf width: 85 cm, petiole length: 70 cm, leaf edge: whole edge → feather shape, Inflorescence: Spike inflorescence, Inflorescence length: 25 cm, Buddha flame color: green → yellowish white, Buddha flame head length: 30 cm, Buddha flame shape: oval, fruit color: green → yellow, fruit shape: grain , Fruit: edible.