Syngonium is a genus of plants in the family Araceae. They are also known as Arrowhead Plants. These beautiful plants are native to tropical rain forests of southern Mexico, the West Indies, Central and South America. Under the right conditions, Syngoniums will grow a climbing vine. Other than some pruning, these tropical beauties, are quite easy to care for.
Arrowhead plant goes by a variety of names, including syngonium and nephthytis, is an excellent houseplant for low light (no matter what you call it!). Popular for more than a hundred years, arrowhead plant has withstood the test of time because it’s both attractive and easy to grow.
Young arrowhead plants are bushy and usually pretty full, making them attractive indoor plant choices for coffee tables, side tables, and other surfaces. As the plants grow and mature, they develop a climbing habit, making them fun to grow up trellises or other structures. (But don’t worry: Arrowhead vine is easy to prune and keep bushy if you don’t want it growing up.)
Add interest to your decor with different varieties of arrowhead vine; some have beautifully variegated foliage flushed with white, cream, silver, pink, or purple.
- Perfect for a desktop or tabletop.
- Easy to care for.
- Also known as heart of Jesus and angel wings.
- Vibrant colors.
- Heart shaped leaves.