Calathea ornata

Calathea Ornata Growing And Care Info

Calathea Ornata Calathea ornata, also known as the pinstripe-houseplant, is an attractive member of the Maranta (or prayer plant) family. The strikingly veined leaves will make a statement in any home. Houseplant care is not easy,...

Variegated Monstera Deliciosa: 1 Expensive Plant

Variegated Monstera Deliciosa There are 22 species of monstera, but the best known is split-leaf philodendron (Monstera deliciosa), which produces corn-cob-shaped green fruit that tastes like a combination of banana, mango, and pineapple. Monstera's leathery, dark-green...
Hoya Carnosa

Hoya Carnosa: 10 Important Tips For Growing

Hoya Carnosa Popularly known as the wax plant (Hoya carnosa, Heb. Batsheva), the hoya has an artificial look. Easy and undemanding by nature, hoyas will grow in most situations except the full sun. The fragrance from...
String of Turtles

String of Turtles: Growing And Care Tips

String of Turtles A string of Turtles (Peperomia prostata) is a little Brazilian native succulent that can thrive in an environment similar to that of a typical house. It is featured in many apartment jungles...
Swiss Cheese Plant

Swiss Cheese Plant: Misnamed Plant, You Can Eat

Swiss Cheese Plant Ask the genuine philodendron for it to rise, and you may be surprised at the one plant that doesn't: the split-leaf Philodendron, also known as the Swiss cheese plant. Split-leaf Philodendron looks a...
Moss Pole

Moss Pole: Your Houseplants Will Thank You

Moss Pole for your Houseplants Moss poles can be used to encourage your plants to grow up instead of down or horizontally. This plant care guide will show you how to use a Moss Pole...

Dracaena Plant: 8 Essential Care Tips

Dracaena Squat, with a full head of strappy, green leaves, dracaena is an ideal houseplant. The plant tolerates low light, low humidity, even temporarily dry soil. With age, dracaena's appearance changes, becoming graceful as starbursts of...
Heart Fern

Heart Fern Plant Growing Tips

Heart Fern Plant Information The sweet heartleaf fern (Hemionitis arifolia) is a dainty dwarf fern with bright green leaves on dark stems. Heart leaf ferns were first identified in 1859. They are native to Southeast...
Peacock Plant

Peacock Plant – Calathea Makoyana Growing

Peacock Plant Calathea makoyana peacock houseplants are often part of indoor collections. However, some gardeners claim they can be difficult to grow. These simple tips will help you take care of Calathea's peacock plant and create...

Peperomia Plants Indoor Easy Planting Tips

Peperomia Plants We know that most foliage plants grow naturally as vegetation below the heavy canopy of tropical or subtropical trees and thus do not require direct sunlight. However, they do need some light for...