African Evergreen (Syngonium podophyllum 'Infra-Red') in the Syngoniums Database

Common names:
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Also sold as:
Infra Red

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruiting Time: Year Round
Flower Time: Year Round
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant contain calcium oxalate crystals, an irritant to the mouth and esophagus. Toxic to cats and dogs.
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Remove seeds from berry which contains chemicals that inhibit germination.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PP8,374 (1993)
Parentage: Sport of: Maya Red


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Date: 9/3/2015
By Rh48
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Plant Events from our members
Rh48 On September 6, 2015 Transplanted
Moved well rooted cutting to 6 inch pot.
Rh48 On August 19, 2015 Obtained plant
Purchased on eBay as a rooted cutting.
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