Epipremnum aureum golden pothos
House Plants

Epipremnum aureum (Pothos)

Scientific name: Epipremnum aureum

Common names: Pothos

Family: Araceae

Origin: Native to Solomon Islands

Height: 20 to 40 feet in native habitat, 6 to 8 feet as house plant

Spread: 3 to 6 feet

Zones: 10 through 12


Marble Queen Pothos

Plant Care

Sun: Part shade, indirect light

Water: Moderately watered, water when dry.

Frost Tolerant: No

Drought Tolerant: No



Methods: Cuttage

Cut stems and place in soil or water and they will easily root.2


Not toxic to dogs and cats.3

Cited Sources

  1. 1.
    Epipremnum aureum. Missouri Botanical Garden. http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=b594. Accessed August 11, 2019.
  2. 2.
    Floridata. Epipremnum aureum. https://floridata.com/plant/1210. Accessed August 11, 2019.
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