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Epipremnum aureum


Golden Pothos




Origin:  Native to the Solomon Islands.
Family
Araceae
Genus
Epipremnum
Species
aureum
Category
Perennials, Tropicals
Type
Vine
USDA Hardiness Zone
10b-12
Canadian Hardiness Zone
Requires cool season protection under glass.
RHS Hardiness Zone
H1B-H3
Temperature (°C)
2-4
Temperature (°F)
35-40
Height
Up to 12 m
Spread
Up to 6 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
Landscape
Easy to grow vine suited to hanging baskets or a controlled ground cover. May assist in air purification indoors.
Cultivation
Easy to grow, reverts to green in low light conditions. Rabbit and deer tolerant.
Shape
Trailing vine.
Growth
Fast
Pests
Scale, spider mites, and mealybug. May experience fungal leaf spot or botrytis.
Bark/Stem Description
Green-yellow, herbaceous stems with pronounced nodes that initiate roots.
Leaf Description
Ovate, green with gold variegation.
Flower Description
Rarely flowers.
Propagation
Stem cuttings with 2-4 leaves rooted in mist with bottom heat in potting mix, or in a glass of water.
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