Most Expensive House Plants in the Philippines

1.0 Variegated Monstera Deliciosa

Price: P1000 to P500,000

This is easily one of the most popular and expensive plants of 2020. We can spot this plant often in home décor magazines as its stunning foliage stands out. Why exactly is it so pricey, aside from being such a beauty? Its slow propagation rate makes it even harder to covet by even the most committed plant-lovers!

2.0 Variegated Philodendron Minima 

Price: P276,784

The variegated minima’s rarity earns it a place on this list of the most expensive ornamental plants in the Philippines. Not just in the Philippines, the plant recently broke the record on New Zealand-based Trade Me for its eye-watering price.

3.0 Hindu Rope Plant 

Cost: 137,500

Website TBotanical Name:  Hoya Carnosa Compacta ‘Hindu Rope’ was sold for 137500 by a member on New Zealand’s rade Me in 2020.

4.0 Pink Princess Philodendron 

Price: 110,000

Botanical Name: Philodendron erubescens ‘Pink Princess’

Half Moon Philodendron Pink Princess was also named the ‘2019’s Must-Have Plant’ by Horticulture Week. The plant was sold for a cool 110,000 on ETSY.

5.0  Caramel Marble Philodendron 

Price: P80, 000

This plant is considered as sought-after Philodendron. It has leaves with the prettiest of colors – from orange and red, to pink and green. The variation of colors can range from sunset orange to fire engine red to bright pink to deep forest green.

6.0 Variegated Alocasia

Price Starts: P20,000

A must have! It’s a very rare tropical plant and has dramatic foliage. It makes a popular indoor plant because of its jaw-dropping green and white variegated leaves. It also needs bright, indirect light and a moist soil to grow.

7.0 Philodendron Lisa

Price: P15, 000

This plant is best for an area with medium light to bright indirect light, but it must not be put under the sun to avoid the browning of leaves. Don’t forget to keep the soil and roots wet.

8.0 Alocasia Azlanii

Price: P2,000 to P15,000

This could be the plant version or art. It is a rare Malaysian plant that has shimmering leaves in shades of pink to purple that anyone would want to get their hands on. Plus, it’s so aesthetic!

9.0 Monstera Peru

Price: 11,000

Monstera Peru is considered as a rare houseplant. It is fast-growing with gloriously wrinkled shimmering leaves that are textured and firm.. Some plant parents keep it in the bathroom because it appreciates humid areas. To keep the leaves healthy, you can wipe it with a damp cloth or lightly mist.

10.  Anthurium Clarinervium

Price: P10, 000

#TeamPuti, anyone? A pot of Anthurium Clarinervium will fit right in your home because of its whitish veins. Just avoid overwatering it and do not place it under direct sunlight.

 “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” – Audrey Hepburn

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