How To Grow Syngonium Podophyllum – The Arrowhead Plant

You may have heard of Syngonium podophyllum without realizing it. This semi-tropical plant (hailing from Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador, and Mexico) commonly known as the Arrowhead vine or … [Read more...]

Alocasia Plant Care: Growing The African Mask Plant

The Alocasia plant is an attractive foliage plant and houseplant capable of growing quite large if given enough humidity and extra light during the winter months. Its unique foliage make it an … [Read more...]

Aglaonema – A Favorite Indoor Plant – Chinese evergreen

One of my favorite groups of plants is the aroid family Araceae. This family has brought us so many great and wonderful indoor plants. Everything from Philodendrons, Spathiphyllum, Anthurium, Pothos, … [Read more...]

Brown Tips on Houseplants Leaves – A Reason Why!

While running some errands recently, I notice a Chlorophytum - "spider plant" in a hanging basket. From a distance it looked great. Lots of foliage and "pups" hanging down. Looking at it closer … [Read more...]

Cereus Peruvianus – Night Blooming Cereus – Peruvian Apple

Having plants indoors and giving them the humidity they would really like is another. It's great when you can find a plant that doesn't mind the low humidity, likes it on the dry side and takes up … [Read more...]

Croton Care: How To Grow The Colorful Codiaeum Plant

Croton plants produce intense colors. There are many croton varieties with an array of many leaf shapes and they make excellent additions to a patio, deck or terrace as planted or as potted specimens. … [Read more...]

Ficus Pandurata: The Fiddleleaf Fig Tree

The fiddle-leaf fig is the common name for Ficus Lyrata or Ficus Pandurata comes from the family Moraceae. The plant gets its name from its large leaves which resemble the case of a fiddle or violin. … [Read more...]

White Bird of Paradise – Strelitzia Nicolai

When most of us hear of the "Bird of Paradise" we think of the commonly grown orange cut flower Strelitzia reginae not the white Bird of Paradise plant. Strelitzia nicolai - Pronounced: … [Read more...]

Epiphyllum Orchid Cactus: Growing Tips And Care

The orchid cactus is a gorgeous group of tree-growing cacti. The Epiphyllum (the botanical name) has broad, flat, leaflike stems scalloped on the edge, strung together by a woody midvein. The … [Read more...]

Cyclamen Plant Care: How To Care For Cyclamen Plants

The cyclamen plant is a lovely perennial tuber from the Primulacaea family, native to Mediterranean countries such as the Greek Islands, Turkey and some parts in Europe. The name “Cyclamen” comes … [Read more...]