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White Butterfly

Rs. 280.00
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Common Name: Arrowhead Plant, Goosefoot, African evergreen, American evergreen

Botanical Name: Syngonium podophyllum

Other names: White butterfly

Origin: Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Mexico

What's special?

 White Butterfly is an evergreen semi-tropical plant which is perfect for both large and small areas. The one feature that makes this plant stand out from the rest is its leaves - resembling butterflies’ wings & growing white as they mature. Apart from its ornamental purposes & air purifying quality, these plants are also associated with expressions like youthfulness, spirit of spring, aid of inspiration, etc. With more than 100 years of history, these easy to maintain & fast-growing plants are a viable option for any indoor gardener who wishes to enjoy their lovely & unique foliage.

Growth Habits: Up to 45 - 60 cms long

Soil Requirement: well drained loamy soil

Watering Schedule: Daily

Light condition: Partial sunlight

Ideal Temperature: Anywhere between 10 - 32 degree Celsius

Repotting instructions: Repotting in required every 2 years or when the plant outgrows its current container.

Suitable Locations: Locations where it can receive indirect sunlight like balcony, living room, windowsill, etc.

Maintenance: Low

Caring Tips:

 • Give water to this plant at regular intervals. Just avoid overwatering as it will cause rotting. Also avoid wetting plant leaves excessively. • Remember to keep the soil moist at all times. • Try to remove damaged leaves & waste stems occasionally and dispose them from the area. • If you notice that your plant is not growing for quite some time, then you can try putting it into a larger container with some fresh soil and organic fertilizer.