How to care syngonium plant


Plant Description:

Syngonium is an indoor ornamental foliage creeper plant, suitable for small pots & . It is a beautiful miniature plant, featuring heart-shaped leaves. Syngonium is most suitable for green walls, hanging baskets, terrariums, bottle gardens, dish gardens & other tabletop miniature gardening use.

Botanical Name: Syngonium podophyllum

Plant type: Ornamental foliage plant, indoor plant, ground cover plant. and Evergreen in nature.

Growth Habit: Perennial creeper/climber.

Growth Rate: Quick growing plant

.Average Landscape Size: Planted in a distance of 1.5 x 1.5 ft for ground cover.

Soil: Syngonium is not very fussy and particular about soil. It can be grown in well-drained sandy soil or cocoPotting.

Transplanting: Transplant the Syngonium saplings in a pot along with a root ball of original soil. placing plant carefully in the middle of the pot & cover the roots completely with the soil.

Repotting: Change the pot every year. Use big sized pot for repotting the plant.

Sunlight: Syngonium can grow in full shade (indoors) or partial sunlight (outdoors). Direct sunlight burns the foliage & results in stunted growth of plants.

Water: Syngonium Pink Neon must be kept well watered throughout. Maintain the soil evenly moist, but allow it to dry out between waterings.

Fertilizer: Add rich compost/ leaf mold & well rotten cow dung while potting a plant.

Temperature: Syngonium prefers pleasant warm temperatures. Minimum temperature requirements are 15 Degrees Celsius.

Humidity: Syngonium plant likes hot & humid climate.

Pruning: Train the climber to grow in desired direction & shape by cutting off the unwanted growths.

Propagation: Vegetative Propagation is easy from cuttings. The plants root from nodes wherever they touch the ground. Plantlets can be easily split from the base.

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