Hello from Green Syngonium at Rolling Nature!
A versatile green air purifying and good luck indoor plant that can be bushy yet beautiful! And it has more to it, it can be trailed into a vine too if you allow it to. Let’s know about Syngonium Green plant care, air purifying and good luck details and much more here.
Rolling Nature Syngonium Green Air Purifying Good Luck Indoor Live Plant in White Square Glacier Ceramic Pot
Perfect for: Garden, Office Desk, and Living Room.
Maximum Plant Growth: 1 Feet to 2 feet depending on variety or hybrid.
A great addition to your green décor! This particular variety of green syngonium is strikingly bright green with bright veins. Put them in a corner stand, or make them a centerpiece, or put them in hanging or wall planters, they look marvellous. The 5 lobed leaves make Syngonium houseplant a striking plant to bring appositive green vibe to your interior. The easy to maintain syngonium or arrowhead plant works in both modern and traditional interiors, depending on the pot. They look heavenly in ceramic planters.
Fun Fact: Syngonium plants feature lovely colours and patterns on their leaves. They come in various sizes and forms.
Surprising Fact: Foliage shades include light green, dark green, cream, emerald green, white, and pink. The genus Syngonium has more than 30 species (Wikipedia) and there are approximately more than 70 varieties of the plant.
Syngonium Plant Care Profile:
The stylish and interesting Syngonium plant is an easy to care for plant. It has been listed as one of the plants that’s hard to kill. This indoor plant is an ideal choice if you want to have a houseplant that looks good, is simple to care for and offers many advantages. The plant fares best in shade or bright light conditions. Harsh sun can burn the leaves. The plant just requires enough water twice a week and doesn’t need water frequently so it is a great choice for urban busy dweller.
Maintenance Level: Super Easy to Grow
Light: Low Light, Shade to Bright Light
Water: Water when the soil is dry. Can tolerate neglect. Do not overwater.
Soil: Well Drained.
Humidity: Preferably Medium to High
Pruning: Cut away the leaves that turn yellow or are drying up near the base of a stem.
Potential Problems & Trouble shooting: No serious insect or disease problems. Can go through neglect. Mealy bug can affect in humid conditions. Try using a spray of 1 spoon of vegetable oil mixed with a half spoon of dish washing liquid in 1 litre of water. Apply two to three days once. Other alternative is using neem oil spray over infected area.
Over Watering: The biggest mistake is overwatering that can cause root rot. However do not deprive the plant of water. The signs of overwatering is lower leaves turning yellow.
Leaf Tip Browning: It can be dry air & low humidity. Misting the leaves can improve humidity.
Syngonium Plant Air Purifying Profile: The plant has air purifying qualities for the indoor environment. Syngonium can remove VOCs such as formaldehyde, benzene, toluene, and xylene. The plant has also been approved as an air purifier by researchers at NASA. It is a good air purifier that helps you get rid of formaldehyde and tests showed that over a period of 24 hours it decreased the formaldehyde levels by 67 percent. Syngonium plant is recommended for smokers or people who do a lot of home cooking.
Syngonium FengShui Profile: Syngonium or Nepenthytis leaves have the five lobed shape that represents the five feng shui elements; water, fire, earth, wood. It thus becomes a complete Feng Shui Plant. The goosefoot, or Syngonium podophyllum, has the inspiring, 'upward' wood energy which is associated with the east or southeast. It is modest and easy to care plant with attractive foliage. Syngonium perfectly balances Yin and yang energy and encourages positive chi or energy. Place it on a desk or workstation to let its spirit of spring; dawn, youth and new ideas aid inspiration. Syngonium is an easy to care for plant that is well adapted to indoor environments.
Toxicity profile: Calcium Oxalate in leaves, sadly makes it not so pet and children friendly plant. Especially when you have naughty or curious ones. In case one of your pets nibbles on a ZZ plant, it will experience digestive problems such as vomiting and diarrhoea.
Botanical Name: Syngonium podophyllum
Common Name: Arrowhead plant, Arrowhead vine, Arrowhead philodendron, Goosefoot, Nephthytis, African evergreen, and American evergreen
In a forest or natural setting, the plant climbs a few meters tall over the trunks of tropical forest trees, clinging by its roots. In the wild, the leaves are dark green and without variegation. Cultivated varieties grow slow compared to the wild ones and have leaves in various shades of green, often light green and usually with different types of lighter tannins. There are several variegated cultivar/ varieties, the main differences being in the position and extent of the cream or white markings.
The Taxonomic Classification
Species: S. podophyllum
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Native Range: Native to a wide region of Latin America from Mexico through Bolivia, and naturalized in the West Indies, Florida, Texas, Hawaii,
If you are looking for a houseplant that looks good, is very easy to maintain, and gives you many benefits, then this is the one. Here are some proven Syngonium Plant Benefits that will surely tempt you into growing one! Shop Syngoniums Now at Rolling Nature. Or Visit Rolling Nature Amazon Store
Author: Vandana Chaudhary