Claire Akin


About Claire Akin

I love monsteras and writing, so I created this site to combine my two passions. I hope you find the information helpful. Happy growing!
Monstera Ginny is commonly called the mini Monstera, or philodendron ginnie, but the botanical name is Rhaphidophora Tetrasperma.

Monstera Ginny Plant Care Guide

By |2022-08-09T16:58:35+00:00August 9th, 2022|Monstera Varieties|

Monstera Ginny Plant The Monstera Ginny plant is a vining plant related to the Monstera Deliciosa. This plant has cut out windows in the leaves that were originally intended to allow the tropical breeze to flow through the plant without damaging any of the leaves, making it one of the [...]

Monstera lechleriana

How to Grow Monstera Lechleriana | Identification and Care

By |2022-07-30T06:27:13+00:00May 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Monstera Lechleriana is a beautiful but quite rare monstera variety that's much sought-after for its beautifully shaped leaves and interesting fenestration pattern. Though this plant is sometimes tricky to find and even trickier to distinguish from its close relative Monstera Adansonii, once you get your hands on one, they're quite [...]

Monstera Aurea Marmorata Variegata

Monstera Aurea Marmorata Variegata Plant Guide

By |2022-07-25T05:38:35+00:00May 19th, 2022|Monstera Varieties, Variegated Monstera|

Move over, Monstera Borsigiana Albo and Thai constellation! There’s a new variegated monstera variety that’s taking the houseplant world by storm. Monstera Aurea Marmorata Variegata, although a mouthful, is a stunning lemon and lime-colored monstera is making waves with indoor plant lovers everywhere. What Is Monstera Aurea Marmorata Variegata? Monstera [...]

Droopy Monstera

Droopy Monstera | How to Fix

By |2022-07-25T05:46:02+00:00May 9th, 2022|Troubleshooting|

Monstera plants are typically quite hardy, but every once in a while, you may find yourself dealing with a droopy monstera. The trouble with droopiness is that it can have many different causes. Some of these causes may require your attention and some won’t.  It’s important to understand how to [...]

Monstera Stem Rot

Monstera Stem Rot | Causes and Fixes

By |2022-05-13T10:20:41+00:00April 27th, 2022|Troubleshooting|

Monstera stem rot is a fungal disease that can severely damage or even kill your monstera if it’s not treated quickly. However, if you catch stem rot before it progresses past the point of no return, you can still save your plant and bring it back to full health. Prevention [...]