40 - 50cm Syngonium Batik on Mosspole 17cm Pot House Plant

House Plant
£89.99 £34.99

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 'Batik' is a distinctive cultivar within the Syngonium genus, known for its striking leaf patterns that resemble traditional batik fabric designs. The leaves are typically arrow-shaped, featuring intricate, vein-like patterns that can vary in color from white to pale green against a darker green background. This cultivar adds an exotic and decorative touch to indoor spaces, reflecting the beauty and intricacy of batik art through its foliage.

General Care Guide for Syngonium 'Batik'

Lighting: Syngonium 'Batik' thrives in bright, indirect light. While it can adapt to lower light conditions, the unique patterning of the leaves is more pronounced when the plant receives sufficient light. Avoid direct sunlight, which can scorch the leaves.

Watering: Water when the top inch of the soil feels dry to the touch. Syngonium 'Batik' prefers consistently moist soil, but overwatering can lead to root rot. Ensure the pot has good drainage to prevent waterlogging.

Humidity: This plant benefits from high humidity but is quite adaptable and can thrive in average household humidity levels. For optimal growth and to maintain the health of the leaves, consider increasing humidity through regular misting, using a humidifier, or placing the plant on a pebble tray with water.

Temperature: Warm temperatures between 18°C to 29°C (65°F to 85°F) are ideal. Protect Syngonium 'Batik' from cold drafts and sudden temperature changes to prevent stress and leaf damage.

Soil: Use a well-draining, peaty potting mix. A mixture that includes peat moss, perlite, and vermiculite can provide the right balance of drainage and moisture retention.

Feeding: Fertilize every 4-6 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer) with a balanced, water-soluble fertilizer diluted to half the recommended strength. Reduce feeding in the autumn and winter months.

Repotting: Repot in the spring every 1-2 years or when the plant becomes root-bound. This is a good opportunity to refresh the soil, check the health of the roots, and move the plant to a slightly larger pot if necessary.

Pest and Disease Management: Watch out for pests such as aphids, spider mites, and mealybugs. Treat infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Proper care, including avoiding overwatering and ensuring good air circulation, helps prevent most diseases.

Syngonium 'Batik' is a visually striking plant that can add a touch of the tropical to any indoor setting. Its care requirements are manageable, making it a suitable choice for both novice and experienced plant enthusiasts. With the right conditions, you can enjoy the unique beauty and intricate leaf patterns of this syngonium cultivar.

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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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