Syngonium Wendlandii or Silver Goosefoot Plant is considered as a perfect Feng-shui or Vastu plant that not only decorates your spaces but also transmits Positive energy that influences mental peace. This evergreen plant has variegated foliage in the shades of green, white, and silver.
Plant special features
|Sunlight:||prefers bright indirect light. Filtered sunlight through a sheer curtain is best. No direct sunlight. Although one hour of direct sunlight in the morning is absolutely fine.|
|Watering:||Average watering needs. Water only when the top soil is totally dry. You may water it once in 3-4 days and once in a week in colder months. Also, under-watering will cause the lower leaves to dry out and turn brown.|
|Temprature:||50-85 degree Fahrenheit.|
|Soil:||Light, airy, fertile rich and well drained.|
|Repotting:||Repot the plant when it is outgrowing and add some standard compost mix while repotting. It is a slow growing plant, ideally you should re-pot it once every 2 years. Re-pot the plant in early spring season. At the time of repotting pick a pot that is at least 1-2 inches bigger than your previous pot.|
|Propagation:||The plant can be propagated using stem cuttings or by division of the plant during re-potting. Water propagation has a higher success rate for Syngonium Wendlandii since it roots faster in water. The water should be replaced every ten days and remove any dead leaves.|
Dos and Don’ts:
Clean the leaves of the plant once a week with a solution of little bit of dishwashing detergent / liquid Sanitizer spray and water. Wipe off the leaves after applying solution.
Avoid over-watering especially when the pot does not have drainage holes.
Common problem is leaves turning brown or yellow indicating fungal infections. To lower this one should avoid excessive watering.
Styling and décor tips:
An attractive indoor plant choice for coffee tables, side tables, office desks and other surfaces. Place it on a desk or workstation to let its spirit of spring; dawn, youth and new ideas aid inspiration.
It works well as either a potted or a hanging plant at your interior space.
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