Aurea-variegation in monsteras is an example of chimera variegation where some of the plants tissue cells are unable to produce chlorophyll. Because this does not give the plant a genetic advantage (except aesthetically), it needs to be given very good conditions to maintain the appearance of the leaves.

Monstera Borsigiana Aurea

  • They grows best in bright, indirect light. Care also requires that the soil be free draining but hold some water. If you are growing this plant as a houseplant, half and half mix of potting soil and orchid soil or perlite will provide the kind of soil anthuriums prefer.