monstera


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monstera

(mɒnˈstɪərə)
n
(Plants) any plant of the tropical climbing genus Monstera, some species of which are grown as greenhouse or pot plants for their unusual leathery perforated leaves: family Araceae. M. deliciosa is the Swiss cheese plant
[New Latin, perhaps because the leaves were regarded as an aberration]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monstera - any plant of the genus Monsteramonstera - any plant of the genus Monstera; often grown as houseplants
genus Monstera - tropical American climbing plant with deeply incised leaves
ceriman, Monstera deliciosa - tropical American vine having roots that hang like cords and cylindrical fruit with a pineapple and banana flavor
liana - a woody climbing usually tropical plant
2.monstera - tropical cylindrical fruit resembling a pinecone with pineapple-banana flavor
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
ceriman, Monstera deliciosa - tropical American vine having roots that hang like cords and cylindrical fruit with a pineapple and banana flavor
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Elsewhere we see birds in the forest, in an attractive combination of various shades of orange, combined with many cleverly cut plants - monstera deliciosa, hollyhocks .
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What does it do: Monstera is one of the most popular house-plants, and properly maintained will last for years; however, it is unusual for it to fruit when in captivity.
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(Araceae) pertenece a la subfamilia Monsteroideae, la cual esta representada en America Tropical por los generos Alloschemone Schott, Heteropsis Kunth, Monstera Adanson, Rhodospatha, Spathiphyllum Schott y Stenospermation Schott.
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There are some low maintenance plants such as Peace Lilies, Snake Plants, Fiddle Fig Trees, Rubber Plants, Monstera Alogmena, Chinese Evergreens, and Spider Plants.
It is in sunny Siargao where Golden Monstera was born.
And then I brought home a satin pothos, a monstera and a couple of euphorbias.
Jamie recommends trying out Aspidistra, Monstera or cacti.