Plant Care Syngonium macrophyllum
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Syngonium macrophyllum

Taxonomy

Syngonium macrophyllum
Syngonium
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Syngonium macrophyllum

Water

How often to water your Syngonium macrophyllum

Water needs for Syngonium macrophyllum
0.5 cups
every 9

Syngonium macrophyllum needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Syngonium macrophyllum

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Finding light for None in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Syngonium macrophyllum: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Syngonium macrophyllum can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Syngonium macrophyllum

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Syngonium macrophyllum: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Syngonium macrophyllum after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Syngonium macrophyllum

Syngonium macrophyllum

Syngonium macrophyllum


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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