The Atom Philodendron, also known as the CockoftheRock, is a species of philodendron that was first discovered in 175 The plant is endemic to the Andes Mountains in South America and has long been considered a rare and unusual specimen. The Atom Philodendron is a relatively small philodendron, typically growing to a height of just six inches. Its fragrant flowers are shaped like miniature parasols and are brightly yellow in color. The plant is highly sought after by collectors, due to its rarity and unusual appearance. The Atom Philodendron is believed to have originated in Ecuador, where it is still widely found throughout the Andes Mountains. It is currently listed as a critically endangered species by the IUCN Red List and is threatened by habitat loss and poaching.