Plant Care Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Variegated Arrowhead Vine

About Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Variegated Arrowhead Vine is a relatively rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in moderate sunlight 🌤 and should be less than 6 feet from a window.

Variegated Arrowhead Vine likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Syngonium podophyllum 'Albo-variegatum'
Syngonium
Araceae
Alismatales

How to care for Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Water

How often to water your Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Water needs for Variegated Arrowhead Vine
0.5 cups
every 9

Variegated Arrowhead Vine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boise, Idaho.

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 Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise, Idaho

Boise, Idaho

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Growing Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise right now

Light needs for plant Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise, Idaho

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 2nd, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boise is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise, Idaho

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 29.9% ☀️

December 4th, 2021

Boise is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Boise is expected to decrease by 29.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per day!…

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Light needs for plant Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise, Idaho

Daylight will decrease by 1.3 hours 📉

December 1st, 2021

This month, Boise is getting an average of 9.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 12.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 8.8 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Variegated Arrowhead Vine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Variegated Arrowhead Vine: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Variegated Arrowhead Vine 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 💪.

We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Boise, Idaho ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Variegated Arrowhead Vine: 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 Variegated Arrowhead Vine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Nutrient needs for plant Variegated Arrowhead Vine in Boise, Idaho

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 1st, 2021

The growing potential in Boise is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to re…

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Care Summary for Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Variegated Arrowhead Vine

Variegated Arrowhead Vine


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 6ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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