Syngonium is a genus of tropical plants that are native to the Americas. These plants are commonly grown as houseplants and are valued for their attractive foliage, which varies in shape and color depending on the species and cultivar.
The most commonly grown species is Syngonium podophyllum, also known as arrowhead plant or goosefoot plant, which has arrow-shaped leaves that can be green, white, or variegated. Other species include Syngonium erythrophyllum, which has large, heart-shaped leaves with red undersides, and Syngonium macrophyllum, which has large, oval-shaped leaves.
1. Syngonium Neon Robusta
Syngonium neon robusta is a cultivar of Syngonium podophyllum, which is a popular species of the Syngonium genus. This cultivar is prized for its bright neon-green foliage, which can add a pop of color to any indoor space.
2. Syngonium Snow White
Syngonium snow white is known for its unique foliage, which is predominantly white with green edges.
3. Syngonium Gold Allusion
Syngonium ‘Gold Allusion’ is prized for its unique foliage, which is a rich, golden yellow color with green edges.
4. Syngonium Pink Allusion
Syngonium Pink Allusion is prized for its striking pink foliage, which can range from light pink to deep magenta, depending on the lighting conditions and age of the leaves.
5. Syngonium ’White Butterfly’
Syngonium ‘White Butterfly’ is predominantly green with white markings that resemble butterfly wings.
6. Syngonium ’Mini Pixie’
Syngonium Mini Pixie is predominantly green with splashes of silver, white, and pink.
7. Syngonium Albo Variegata
Syngonium albo is predominantly green with white variegation.
8. Syngonium ‘Exotic Allusion’
Syngonium Exotic Allusion is predominantly green with silver variegation and a slightly pink tint to the leaves.
9. Syngonium ‘Green Gold’
Syngonium ‘Green Gold’ is predominantly green with beautiful variegation of light and dark green.
10. Syngonium ’Bold Allusion’
Syngonium Bold Allusion has graceful leaves which are sprinkled with the softest shades of light green and baby pink.
11. Syngonium ‘Cream Allusion’
The Syngonium cultivar known as ‘Cream Allusion’ displays a light green color with creamy centers and pink veins, creating a refreshing and aesthetically pleasing appearance.
12. Syngonium angustatum
Syngonium angustatum is a unique and uncommon variety of Syngonium that is easily recognizable due to its tri-lobed leaves. The young leaves feature a green surface with yellow venation, creating a distinct and striking appearance. As the plant matures, the yellow color on the leaves fades away, and the plant can develop up to nine lobes instead of the usual three.
13. Syngonium ‘Painted Arrow’
Syngonium ‘Painted Arrow’ boasts striking foliage with dazzling patterns and hues of vibrant green and creamy white. As it grows, the plant tends to vine out, but if you prefer a bushier appearance, you can simply trim it back. Additionally, you can propagate the plant while trimming it, if desired.
14. Syngonium ‘Holly’
Syngonium ‘Holly’ has striking silvery-white leaves. The arrow-shaped leaves have pointy edges and a freckled appearance that adds a tremendous textural appeal.
15. Syngonium ‘Pink Splash’
The Syngonium cultivar known as ‘Pink Splash’ is a remarkable variety with deeply lobed leaves that exhibit a stunning combination of hot pink variegation with some green. It is crucial to avoid placing this plant in low-light conditions as it may lose its vibrant and rich pink coloration.
16. Syngonium ‘Trileaf Wonder’
Syngonium ‘Trileaf Wonder’ is a unique and truly remarkable variety of Syngonium plant, recognized for its unusual narrow, trilobed leaves. The juvenile leaves have a light green color that gradually transforms into a glossy, emerald green as they mature
17. Syngonium ‘Berry Allusion’
Syngonium ‘Berry Allusion’ is a striking variety of Syngonium plant with beautiful foliage. This popular arrowhead vine is characterized by its light green leaves, which are adorned with irregular patches of dark green and pinkish veins. Interestingly, the green color of the leaves develops only in mature leaves, while the young leaves have a pinkish appearance. With its unique coloring and attractive growth pattern, Syngonium ‘Berry Allusion’ is a sought-after addition to any plant collection or indoor garden.
18. Syngonium ‘Wendlandii’
Syngonium ‘Wendlandii’ is a stunning variety of Syngonium plant that boasts pointy, arrow-shaped leaves with a velvety surface and striking green and silvery variegation. The plant is also commonly known as the ‘Silver Goosefoot’ due to its goose-foot-like shaped leaves. As the plant matures, the leaves become increasingly lobed and form distinct, separated leaflets.
19. Syngonium ‘Strawberry Cream’
The Syngonium cultivar known as ‘Strawberry Cream’ boasts irresistible foliage that resembles a delicious strawberry cream milkshake. The young leaves display a pink color, but as they mature, the leaves develop a green color with subtle pink undertones.
20. Syngonium Panda
Syngonium Panda is characterized by its unique arrowhead-shaped leaves that are predominantly green in color, with white or cream variegation. The leaves start out small and heart-shaped but as the plant grows, they develop into the distinct arrowhead shape. The plant grows as a vine, but can also be trained to grow as a bushy plant.
21. Syngonium Aurea
Syngonium Aurea is characterized by its heart-shaped leaves that are predominantly yellow or golden in color, with green veins. As the plant matures, the yellow color may become more muted and the leaves may develop more green coloration. It is a climbing vine that can grow up to several feet in length, but can also be trained to grow in a bushy form.
22. Syngonium Three Kings
Syngonium Three Kings is characterized by its unique foliage, which features shades of green, white, and pink. The leaves are arrowhead-shaped and have a velvety texture.
23. Syngonium Pink Spot
Syngonium Pink Spot has arrowhead-shaped leaves that are predominantly green in color, with pink spots on the upper surface of the leaves. The spots can vary in size and intensity depending on the plant’s growing conditions, with brighter light typically resulting in more prominent pink coloration.
24. Syngonium Milk Confetti
Syngonium Milk Confetti is characterized by its light green leaves that are heavily speckled with small, creamy white spots. The leaves have a heart-shaped or arrowhead shape and are typically small to medium-sized, making this plant a great choice for smaller spaces.
25. Syngonium Red Spot Tricolor
The Red Spot Tricolor variety is known for its striking foliage that features three different colors: green, white, and pink/red. The leaves are arrowhead-shaped and have a unique pattern of variegation. The green color dominates the center of the leaf while the outer edges are marked with white and pink/red spots.
Syngoniums are relatively easy to care for and can thrive in a range of lighting conditions, although they prefer bright, indirect light. They require regular watering, but are sensitive to overwatering and can develop root rot if their soil is consistently wet. These plants can also benefit from occasional fertilization and pruning to encourage bushier growth.