Monstera Adansonii

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Medium - Bright

When mostly dry


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Monstera Adansonii, aka Swiss Cheese Vine, is a relative of the larger Swiss Cheese plant Monstera Deliciosa. Each leaf is full of natural, oval-shaped holes, called fenestrations, that earn the plant its nickname. They love to climb, and when provided a moss pole, will reward you with larger leaves. Alternately, this vine makes a lovely hanging plant, the vines will cascade down the sides of the pot.

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The plant comes with a default nursery pot. The nursery pot is usually 0.5" - 1" smaller than stated to fit into the same size decorative pot. Washable Paper Planter Bags are sold separately.

As with all living things, no two plants are alike. There is some natural variation in size, shape, and characteristics. We make every effort to bring you a plant that as closely as possible matches the plant as it appears on our website, in the size you have chosen, and have a good potential to happily grow in your home.

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Pro tips

They are very easy to look after. Give it a medium level of light and moderate watering. In spring and summer, it will appreciate a monthly feed with liquid fertilizer.

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Care Guide

How to take care of Monstera Adansonii

They should not be in a position to see the sun directly, although early morning or late evening sun is fine. Filtered sunlight through a sheer curtain is best and most homes are comprised primarily of indirect sunlight. The best spot for them is where they do not see the sun during the majority of the day but still get bright, indirect light.

They will thrive in bright light, but also can tolerate medium light. A good medium-light place in your home would be in the middle of a room that has a regular size window. They can be placed anywhere between the middle of the room and the window. Remember that plants will grow based on how much light they receive.

They like the soil to be relatively dry before the next watering. That usually takes about 2 weeks in an average home environment. It will vary depending on the time of year, your environment and lighting conditions, but for them, it's always safer to underwater or water when you see signs of lack of water (i.e. droopy, floppy, or soft leaves). Water more often in the warmer months.

They will do well in average humidity environments but will appreciate a little bit of humidity if provided, give them a mist daily or get a humidifier.

This plant is moderately toxic and can cause some adverse reactions when ingested so it is best to not let your pets eat it, which we advise for all plants in general. The severity of the reaction will depend on how much of the plant is ingested but, if you know your pet typically does not eat your plants, this plant will be suitable for your home.

Plant Bio

About Monstera Adansonii

Botanical Name: Monstera adansonii

Monstera adansonii

Common Name: Swiss cheese plant, Swiss cheese vine, Five holes plant, Adanson’s monstera

Swiss cheese plant, Swiss cheese vine, Five holes plant, Adanson’s monstera

Origin: Central and South America

Central and South America

This is a Monstera Adansonii, also known as the Swiss Cheese Vine. The Adansonii is a relative of the classic Monstera Deliciosa and also has the holes, or fenestrations, that we know and love. However, the leaves of this Monstera variety are smaller and more elongated, with vines that develop fairly rapidly and can be left to trail or attached to a moss pole to promote more mature foliage. As your plant ages, it will produce larger and larger leaves with more and more holes, so get your plant climbing today! The best thing about the Monstera Adansonii is that it is incredibly easy to care for, just give your plant medium to bright, indirect light and water them when the soil is just about dry. Try not to let your plant go too dry as this can result in brown edges and tips since their leaves are thinner than the Deliciosa variety.

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