The arrowhead plant got its name for its beautiful arrow-shaped leaves. Its wide range of colors is very appealing. By the way, this tropical native is usually grown indoors, although it can be grown outdoors in some regions.
The Arrowhead plant originates from tropical rainforests (Central and South America). The leaves have an arrow-shaped form, hence the name. Also, they can be described as spade-like. The other known names are American evergreen, nephthytis, arrowhead philodendron, etc.
The color palette is various: from dark green to very light and lime hues. There are even pink ones! In natural habitats and outdoors, it can produce flowers similar to Peace lily. This plant is a natural climber so that it can grow very tall. However, owners prefer to prune it for bushier foliage.
Toxic for cats and dogs can cause mild stomach and mouth irritation. We also recommend using gloves while pitching to avoid skin irritation.