Variegated Syngonium podophyllum
Variegated Syngonium podophyllum are a sought-after houseplant. This plant features arrow-shaped leaves with plenty of white variegation, which offers contrast against the different shades of green on the leaves.
Size: 12 cm pot
Origin: American rainforests from Mexico to Brazil
Light: Indirect light, light shade
Watering: Allow the top 2 cm of the compost to dry between waterings when the plant is actively growing, usually from spring through autumn. Reduce watering frequency in winter when light levels are lower.
Feeding: Use half the recommended dose of a balanced liquid fertilizer every few weeks from spring through autumn.
Soil: Soil-based compost with added orchid bark and perlite for drainage.
Tip: This plant can be toxic if ingested, so we advise to keep it away from pets and children. Direct sunlight can leave sunburn marks on the leaves.
Troubleshooting: Brown marks along the edges of the leaf can be a sign of overwatering.
Did you know? Syngoniums are usually sold as compact foliage plants, but if you provide it a moss pole it may start growing tall and climbing it.