Philodendron Imperial Green is a cultivar of Philodendron erubescens which originated from Columbia. Its name comes from its large glossy green leaves. This plant is perfect for removing harmful toxins such as Benzene from the air.
Philodendron is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae. As of September 2015, the World Checklist of Selected Plant Families accepted 489 species; other sources accept different numbers. Regardless of number of species, the genus is the second-largest member of the family Araceae. Many are grown as ornamental and indoor plants. The name derives from the Greek words philo- or "love, affection" and dendron or "tree". The generic name, Philodendron, is often used as the Engish name, "philodendron"