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...]

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...]

Prayer Plant Care – How To Grow Maranta Leuconeura

Maranta leuconeura is known as the "Prayer Plant." The reason why? Marantas fold their leaves into a huddle at night and go to "sleep." The leaves fold upward like praying hands giving the plant … [Read more...]

Calathea Plant Care For The Home and Landscape

Calathea is a tropical plant also known as the Zebra Plant or Zebrina Plant (Calathea zebrina). These plants are used mainly for their vibrant colorful leaves which include yellow, rose, white, and … [Read more...]

Dracaena Fragrans Massangeana: The Indoor Cane Corn Plant

Summary: Dracaena fragrans corn plant, grown in many forms, usually multiple plants of staggered heights, hardy indoors when acclimated. Fragrans is the solid green variety of Dracaena family we … [Read more...]

Growing Houseplants In The North Window

Many people are unaware that the northern window is a perfect place to grow indoor plants. It is especially suited to cultivating tropical rainforest under-story plants. The relatively small amount … [Read more...]

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...]