Philodendron are a highly varied group of plants from the aroid family, with roughly 500 species and many hybrids. They have varied growth habits: some are climbers, some epiphytes, and others are terrestrial creepers. Many make beautiful house plants that will add interest to any modern interior. Their care, like the plants, also varies significantly. This is a group of plants that will always have something new and interesting to offer any collector or plant parent!