How To Care For Peacock Plants

Calathea makoyana aka peacock plant

Known as the peacock plant – Calathea makoyana [kal-luhth-EE-uh, mack-oy-AY-nuh] are attractive, colorful foliage plants hailing from Africa, Central America, South America, and the West … [Read more]

How To Care For Peperomia Hope [DETAILS]

Peperomia Hope

Peperomia hope [pep-er-ROH-mee-uh, HOPE] is a hybrid between peperomia quadrifolia and peperomia deppeana.  This perennial epiphyte has beautiful foliage and makes ideal houseplants.  Originally from tropical regions of … [Read more]

How To Grow Calathea Roseopicta

Beautiful patterned dark green foliage of Calathea Roseopicta

Calathea Roseopicta [ka-LAY-thee-uh, ro-see-oh-PIK-tuh] is a stunning evergreen perennial plant from the Calathea plant family Marantaceae. The Marantaceae family is generally referred to by the … [Read more]

Peperomia Dolabriformis Growing and Care

Unique leaves of Peperomia Dolabriformis aka Prayer Pepper

Peperomia dolabriformis [pep-er-ROH-mee-uh, doh-la-brih-FOR-miss], is a shrubby succulent Peperomia plant with purse-shaped foliage and woody stems. Common names include Prayer Pepper and Prayer Peperomia. The … [Read more]

How To Care For Hoya Kerrii

Sweetheart Hoya kerrii variegated form with heart shaped leaves

Hoya Kerrii [HOY-a, KER-ee-eye] is a tropical succulent vine from the family Apocynaceae that includes Adenium obesum (Desert rose), Mandevilla, and Periwinkles. Its distinctive heart … [Read more]

Sansevieria Moonshine: Growing The Moonshine Snake Plant

Potted Moonshine Sansevieria

Sansevieria moonshine [san-se-VEER-ee-uh, moon-shine] is a cultivar of the Sansevieria trifasciata, which is a succulent from the Asparagaceae family.  Also known as Sansevieria craigii, Sansevieria jacquinii, and Sansevieria laurentii superba, this beautiful plant is very popular … [Read more]

Peperomia Ruby Cascade Care: Learn Tips On Growing Ruby Peperomia

closeup of the Peperomia Ruby Cascade

Peperomia Ruby Cascade [pep-er-ROH-mee-uh] is a dark leaf trailing plant and part of the peperomia plant genus.  Most peperomias come from tropical and subtropical parts … [Read more]