Syngonium Green Velvet (Syngonium Rayii)
Styled in Indigo Planter
Syngonium Green Velvet (Syngonium Rayii) produces dark green foliage with striking white vines. The Green Velvet has a unique, velvety texture that is similar to a Philodendron Micans. Syngoniums are very popular for indoor plantings and are well suited for indoor gardens and terrariums.
Syngoniums are able to survive well under low light conditions making it ideal for multiple positions around the home or place of work. They are moderate growing plants so will require some cutting back so they can be kept small, if plants are become too large the can be spilt form the centre.
Leaves vary in colour depending upon the plant variety. On all varieties, leaves transform from small ovate leaves too long, lobed leaves. Colour and markings also change throughout the lifespan of the leaf.
Botanical Name / Family:
Arrowhead vine or plant, Tri-Leaf Wonder, Nephthytis, African Evergreen, Goosefoot Plant, Five Fingers
Size (Can grow to)
Height or Length: up to 50cm tall & Spread: up to 50cm wide
Low-to-medium light settings and thrive in bright, indirect light. Avoid harsh direct sunlight. If you are only able to provide low-to-medium light conditions, you may do better with one of the deeper green cultivars. These tend to do better in shaded conditions.
Low/Medium. Keep soil lightly moist during spring and summer and slightly drier during cooler months. Don’t let soil become completely dry. Prefer high humidity, so it’s a good idea to place container plants on a bed of wet pebbles. Mist hanging baskets frequently.