Monstera deliciosa


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Monstera deliciosa

toxic plant in the Araceae family; contains raphide crystals of oxalate; causes oral erosions.
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The monstera deliciosa has banana and pineapple flavors, is shaped like a cucumber" and has an exterior of small discs, says Van Aken.
Ficus trees and philodendron Monstera deliciosa hint at a tropical forest beyond the cultivated area.
Monstera deliciosa, the "Swiss cheese plant", is a gorgeous option - and a perennial favourite - with its signature perforated foliage.
Large individual specimens such as ficus benjamina, yucca elephantipes and monstera deliciosa all look very impressive but it is as important to choose a plant that fits the scale of the place chosen for it as it is to consider its natural preferences.