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Arrowhead Vine

Botanical Name
Syngonium podophyllum
Hardiness
Zones 10 to 12
Height
3 to 6 feet - trailing / climbing with age
Width
1 to 2 feet
Flowers
Rare, greenish white
Light
Bright indirect light
Soil
Moist, well-drained potting mix
Planting & Care
  • Moist, well-drained potting mix
  • Likes high humidity - place plant atop pebbles in a shallow dish of water
  • Pinch occasionally to control size and form
  • Water regularly during growing season then reduce from fall to late winter
  • Propagate by cuttings
  • Toxic to cats, dogs and humans
Problems
Mealybugs, aphids, scale, spider mites, rot, leaf spot
Varieties
  • Strawberry Cream - new growth is pink, best color in brighter light
  • Maria Allusion - light green leaves with tones of coppery pink
  • White Butterfly - greenish-white leaves with dark green margin
  • Painted Arrow - variegated leaves of creamy and light green
  • Exotic Allusion - light green leaves dusted with creamy white
  • Pink Allusion - compact, light green leaves flushed with pink and edged in dark green
  • Bold Allusion - creamy green foliage sporting pink veins
  • Berry Allusion - light green leaves with hints of pink and cream

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