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Updated 12/19/2012

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HAWAII - NATURALIZED

Syngonium podophyllum

UH Manoa, Oahu

NEPHTHYTIS or ARROWHEAD PLANT

Ornamental vine of shaded disturbed lowlands as a garden escape.  Young plants have variegated arrowhead-shaped leaves eventually replaced by 5-lobed green leaves unless pruned.  Rarely flowers in Hawaii.  Native to the Tropical Americas.