"Scindapsus aureus" Leaf Size
Why does the "Money Plant" ,scientific name "Scindapsus Aureus" or
commonly known as the "Devil's Ivy" start having larger leaves as it starts
spiralling higher and higher up a tree?(it is a creeper) OR Is there any
factor which contributes to the incresing leaf size in the plant Scindapsus
I would guess that the larger leaf size in the canopy is related to larger
leaves for optimizing light capture and photosynthesis.
Anthony Brach Ph.D.
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Update: June 2012