How To Grow Calathea Concinna Freddie

Calathea concinna Freedie potted with attractive zebra like patterns on leaves

Calathea concinna “Freddie comes Brazil. The leaves are elongated and glossy with a light green color. The zebra stripe pattern on the leaf make Freddie and attractive plant for the home. [CARE INFO]

How To Grow And Care For Peperomia Moonlight

Attractive foliage of Peperomia Moonlight

Peperomia (pep-per-ROH-mee-uh) Moonlight is a succulent with metallic green, heart-shaped leaves native to South America.  Closely related to the plant that graces our kitchen tables with black pepper, Peperomia’s Greek

Calathea Orbifolia Growing and Care

Beautiful leaves of Calathea Orbifolia

Calathea orbifolia (ka-LAY-thee-uh or-bee-FOH-lee-uh) is also known as Prayer Plant and is one of the prettiest of the Calathea plant family.  Calatheas are members of the Marantaceae or arrowroot family

How To Get Rid Of Mealybug Infestation On Dracaena

Dracaena marginata tricolor with mealybug infestation

Dracaena plants are popular and grown indoors and out. Outdoors they are relatively hardy and pest resistant. Indoors Dracaenas are more susceptible to mealybug infestation. If left untreated, these pests

How to Care For Sansevieria Bantel’s Sensation

Potted plants of the upright growing Sansevieria Bantel's Sensation

The Sansevieria Bantel’s Sensation is one of several varieties of snake plants, a taller, stalkier breed of succulent. Hailing from the tropical regions of West Africa, Bantel’s Sensation has gorgeous

Is The Arrowhead Plant Poisonous?

Attractive foliage of the Arrowhead plant, is it toxic?

People often see Arrowhead Syngonium plants, either in the indoor plant section at garden centers or in the wild as an outdoor plant. The Arrowhead plant is part of the

How To Care For And Grow Hoya Kentiana

Foliage of Hoya Kentiana plants

Hoya Kentiana [HOY-a kent-ee-AY-nuh], aka wax plant, is well-loved by gardeners. It has beautiful leaves and a low-maintenance nature. This plant is native to the Philippines and other Southeast Asian

How To Care For Jade Pothos

All green Jade Pothos in a hanging pot

Jade Pothos [jeid] [POH-thos] are popular trailing indoor plants with waxy, heart-shaped leaves. Besides the brilliant green Jade, you’ll find other different types of Pothos plants like Golden Pothos and

Is the Polka Dot Plant Poisonous?

pretty polka dot plant - it it poisonous or toxic?

Polka dot plants (Hypoestes) are neat little leafy plants; many people plant them as annuals in pots indoors and their gardens outside. They get their name from the brightly-colored dots

Are Spider Plants Toxic To Dogs?

Spider Plant - Chlorophytum comosum aka airplane plant, St Bernard lily, spider ivy or ribbon plant

Mention getting a new indoor plant and the first image that comes to most minds is the spider plant or Boston fern. The spider plant, aka Chlorophytum comosum (kloh-roh-FY-tum kom-OH-sum)

How To Grow And Care For Peperomia Orba

Peperomia Orba up close

Peperomia orba [pep-er-ROH-mee-uh OR-buh], also known as the teardrop peperomia, a tropical plant that does well indoors. Native to Central and South America, peperomias are members of the pepper plant

Tips On Spider Plant Care Indoors

Chlorophytum (spider plant) in flowerpot window | rootstocks-DepositPhotos

Spider plants aka Chlorophytum comosum (kloh-roh-FY-tum kom-OH-sum), likely originated in the south and west of Africa. Peter Thunberg, a plant explorer, is said to have brought the Chlorophytum to Europe

Scindapsus Pictus Care: Tips On Growing Satin Pothos

attractive spotted leaves of scindapsus pictus

Scindapsus Pictus (skin-DAP-sus, PIK-tus), also called Epipremnum Pictum is a flowering species in the plant family Araceae. The popular common pothos is Epipremnum aureum. This evergreen plant is indigenous to Southeast

Spider Plant Care: Growing Chlorophytum Comosum

Spider plant growing in a pot

The Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum) is a favorite, houseplant. It is practically foolproof for novice gardeners. These sturdy little houseplants are easy to care for and hard to kill! They

How To Grow and Care For Prayer Plants

Close up of bright green exotic 'Maranta Leuconeura Kerchoveana' Prayer Plant leaf with unique black pattern

The prayer plant is a common indoor plant with strikingly beautiful and decorative deep green leaves. Its velvety leaves have yellow splotches down right to the midrib and arching red

Is Golden Pothos Toxic to Cats?

planter of golden Pothos, is Pothos cat safe?

The Golden Pothos plant (Epipremnum aureum) is the most common Pothos variety and a member of the Araceae plant family. You may hear this popular houseplant referred to as: Devil’s

Ficus Tineke Plant Growing And Care

Variegated leaves of ficus elastica var. "Tineke" houseplant.

Ficus Tineke is a select variety of Ficus elastica (FY-Kus ee-LAS-tick-uh) and one of the ‘new’ highly variegated rubber plants on the market. Elastica originates from India and Indonesia.  It

Are Prayer Plants Cat Safe?

Prayer plant in white ceramic pot near window

The Prayer plant is a beautiful, non-toxic plant that is safe for your cats. Also known as Maranta leuconeura, the Prayer Plant originates from Central and South America’s tropical forests.

How To Make Pothos Plants Fuller

Learn ways to make your pothos plant bushy and full

Mention Pothos varieties and we picture a trailing, climbing, rambling vine on grandma’s windowsill.  She called these house plants Silver Vine, Money Plant, Devil’s Ivy, and more While the pothos

NJoy Pothos Care: Growing The N-Joy Pothos Plant

Variegated leaves of Pothos N-Joy Pothos

Epipremnum (ep-ih-PREM-num), known as Pothos plants are one of the few successful genera enjoyed in homes and offices. Hailing from the Araceae family, these beautiful perennials resemble philodendrons in many

How To Grow and Care For Manjula Pothos

Home and garden decoration of top view Epipremnum aureum in the bedroom

The Pothos plant (Epipremnum), in general, is native to the Solomon Islands. Manjula Pothos or Epipremnum aureum Manjula [ep-ih-PREM-num AW-re-um man-JU-la] is a patented variety developed by the University of