Rainforest Biodiversity Guide

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Monstera Vine
Monstera Vine

Scientific Name: Monstera deliciosa

Category: Plant

Primary Layer: Forest Floor

Fun Facts:

  • It is unique in having naturally occuring holes in its leaves, and is sometimes called the "swiss cheese plant."
  • It produces an edible fruit, and is the only member of the philodendron family to do so.