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Arrowhead vine   

Syngonium podophyllum

Arrowhead vine is part of the Syngonium genus. Its scientific name is Syngonium podophyllum.

This plant is toxic to pets. 1

This is a tropical, slow growing, vining plant that can be used in hanging baskets.

Leaves appear approximately as a   Forest green (web) and   Light yellow colour. It is a non-edible houseplant / ornamental that typically grows as an evergreen, which is defined as a plant that retains leaves throughout the year. Arrowhead vine is known for its vine growing habit.

Arrowhead vine is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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How to grow Arrowhead vine

  • Dappled Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys dappled sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Arrowhead vine is thought of as tender, so it is imperative to wait until temperatures are mild before planting out of doors.

See our list of companion Plants for Arrowhead vine to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Arrowhead vine from seed

Transplanting Arrowhead vine

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Arrowhead vine is a tender plant.

Common Arrowhead vine problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Arrowhead vine plants:

Other names for Arrowhead vine

African evergreen, American evergreen, Goosefoot plant, Goosefoot vine, Arrow leaf, Nephthytis, Nepthytis

Syngonium podophyllum Schott

Latest Arrowhead vine Reviews

  • 15 May 2014

    JAmber JAmber's Arrowhead vine was Reviewed day 349

    This plant was a volunteer, from Florida. It is my best indoor plant. Very easy to grow.

    5 stars

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