15 - 30cm Syngonium Steyermarkii 10.5cm Pot House Plant

House Plant
£79.99 £44.99

Delivery Time: Delivered within 1-2 working days. £6.99 for Unlimited Plants

These plants are kept in optimal conditions at their specialist growers until ordered. This means they take little longer to be delivered, but quality is assured. Please allow up to 7 days for these to be delivered.

Syngonium Steyermarkii is an exquisite species in the Araceae family, celebrated for its striking foliage. Native to tropical rainforests, this plant is a vining or climbing aroid, featuring arrow-shaped leaves that boast a deep, velvety texture. The leaves are a rich green, often with lighter or silvery veins that stand out against the darker foliage, giving it a mystical appearance. As a relatively rare variety of Syngonium, Steyermarkii adds a touch of exotic elegance to any indoor garden.

Care Guide:

Light: Syngonium Steyermarkii thrives in medium to bright indirect light. Avoid direct sunlight, as it can scorch the leaves, but ensure the plant receives enough light to maintain its vibrant colouring and promote healthy growth.

Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Water when the top inch of soil feels dry to the touch. Over-watering can lead to root rot, so ensure proper drainage. In the winter months, reduce watering frequency as the plant's growth slows.

Humidity: Being a tropical plant, it prefers high humidity. Aim for 60-70% humidity if possible. Regular misting, a pebble tray, or a humidifier can help maintain the desired humidity levels.

Temperature: Ideal temperatures range between 18-27°C (65-80°F). Protect the plant from drafts and sudden temperature changes, which can stress it.

Soil: Use a well-draining, airy potting mix. A blend of peat, perlite, and vermiculite is suitable for providing the necessary drainage and aeration.

Feeding: Fertilise every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced, water-soluble fertiliser, diluted to half the recommended strength. Do not fertilise in winter.

Pruning: Prune to maintain shape and encourage bushier growth. Regular pruning also helps manage the plant's size, making it an ideal candidate for indoor spaces.

Support: Being a climbing plant, Syngonium Steyermarkii benefits from a support structure like a moss pole, which encourages vertical growth and mimics its natural climbing habit.

Pest and Disease Management: Keep an eye out for common pests like aphids, spider mites, and mealybugs. Use insecticidal soap or neem oil to manage infestations. Prevent disease by avoiding overhead watering and ensuring good air circulation around the plant.

Repotting: Repot every 2-3 years or when the plant outgrows its pot. This is also a good time to refresh the soil and check the roots for health.

With proper care, Syngonium Steyermarkii will be a stunning addition to your collection, offering a touch of the tropics and a sense of sophistication to your indoor garden.

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  • Plants are supplied in plastic nursery pots unless stated in the product title.

  • Plants are not for consumption unless stated as edible.

  • Plant heights can fluctuate +/- 10%.

  • Our plants are kept at our tropical nursery in Yorkshire where we maintain an average temperature of 18c.

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