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Philo supports

Posted by zusya (My Page) on
Sun, Feb 16, 14 at 12:48

Hey guys, it's been forever since I posted in here! I've missed the HP forum so much!

I need your sage advice. I've got two philos, a congo red and a weird variegated large leaf, that are so large they're collapsing on themselves. I need to make them a support. But I kind of hate the naked 2x4 look, and I haven't found a prefabbed moss pole strong enough to hold up my monstrous babies!

Does anyone have a suggestion that will help them start to climb, and also be attractive?

Follow-Up Postings:

RE: Philo supports

Hi Zusya,

What about a trellis?

I found this trellis on Ebay..they come in different sizes.


The only other option, besides moss poles, is bamboo.


RE: Philo supports

Thanks Toni! I may have to go with bamboo, my philos are freaking huge.

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