Copper Leaf Alocasia Cuprea Growing And Care Tips

Potted Alocasia cuprea

Alocasia plants are some of the most popular competitors with pothos when it comes to houseplants. Their large, heart-shaped leaves have earned the entire genus the nickname “elephant ears plant.”

Aglaonema Silver Bay Growing and Care

Attractive leaves of Aglaonema Silver Bay

The Aglaonema Silver Bay plant is a perennial member of the Araceae family and is one of the newer hybrid Aglaonema varieties developed by Doctor Jake Henny of the University

20+ Popular Alocasia Varieties To Grow and Collect

Alocasia varieties - Cuprea, Amazonica, Baginda - Silver Dragon

Alocasia (al-lo-KAY-zee-uh), commonly called Elephant Ears, is a popular ornamental plant for home and garden settings. All-in-all, nearly 80 Alocasia species are hailing from: Tropical America Pacific Islands New Guinea

Monstera Standleyana Plant: Growing and Care Guide

Vining Monstera standleyana

A lot of plants go through an identity crisis due to flaws in botanical naming conventions. However, the close resemblance of Monstera standleyana (mon-STER-uh stand-lee-AY-na) to philodendrons has led to

How To Propagate Monstera Plants

Leaves of a Monstera plant

Monsteras are among the most beautiful choices for an indoor plant if you don’t mind them rarely flowering. The many species, cultivars, and hybrids of Monstera provide an array of

Anthurium Clarinervium Growing and Care

Beautiful leaves of Anthurium Clarinervium

Anthurium clarinervium was first documented in 1952 in southeastern Mexico by botanist Eizi Matuda. The specific epithet, clarinervium, means veined or nerved and references the deep, contrasting vein patterns on

Repotting Anthurium Plants – When and How

Anthurium repotting tips

Anthuriums are tropical plants and a massive genus of perennials hailing from the Araceae family, estimated to have over 1,000 individual species. With such a big family tree, it should

Popular Anthurium Varieties To Grow And Collect

Blooming Anthurium andraeanum

Anthurium (an-THUR-ee-um) is a tropical, perennial, evergreen shrub that can grow to be about 3″ feet high. Homeowners love these houseplants because of their bright, interesting, beautiful flower spathes and

How To Grow and Care For Alocasia Zebrina

Striped leaves of Alocasia Zebrina

Alocasia Zebrina is a rhizomatous tropical perennial plant from Southeast Asia, particularly the most humid and moist rainforests of the Philippines. The plant belongs to the Arum family, which is

Rhaphidophora Cryptantha Growing and Care

Leaves of the Rhaphidophora Cryptantha commonly known as a shingle vine

Rhaphidophora Cryptantha is a shingling plant or shingle vine native to Papua New Guinea, tropical regions of Africa, and Southeast Asia. These tropical plants are also found in Australia, Bali,

Monstera Dubia Vine Growing and Care

Monstera Dubia growing on tree in Columbia

Nature loves a good metamorphosis, from frogs and butterflies to fish that change their sex. But this also applies to the plant world, and one of the best examples is

Aglaonema Pictum Tricolor Care

Chinese Evergreen with stunning foliage - Aglaonema Pictum Tricolor

The Araceae (or arum) family has given us an incredible array of plants, not the least of which is Aglaonema pictum (ag-lay-oh-NEE-muh PIK-tum, a variegated species that’s more commonly known

Top Aglaonema Varieties To Grow And Collect

Assorted Aglaonema varieties

If someone mentions aglaonema (ag-lay-oh-NEE-muh), you might not immediately recognize the name, but chances are you’ve seen one before. Commonly referred to as Chinese Evergreens, these members of the Araceae

Monstera Obliqua Growing and Care

Vining Monstera Obliqua

The Monstera plant has become wildly popular due to its fenestrated leaves. However, only those originating from Peru, Panama, Suriname, and Bolivia have these fenestrations. There are lots of misconceptions

Anthurium Crystallinum Growing And Care

leaves of the Anthurium crystallinum

Anthurium crystallinum (an-THUR-ee-um kriss-TAL-in-um) are tropical plants prized for their gorgeous ornamental leaves. Crystallinum is relatively easy to take care of, making it favored in many houseplant lovers’ households. Native

Growing and Care Of Silver Monstera Siltepecana

Monstera siltepecana - The Silver Monstera

Monstera siltepecana aka the Silver Monstera is an attractive plant from Mexico and parts of Central America and prized for its rich foliage, which develops fenestrations (window-like holes) as it grows older. Click on this article of care details.

Tips On Philodendron Selloum Care

large fingered leaf of philodendron selloum

Hailing from South America, Philodendron selloum (fill-loe-DEN-drun sell-LOE-um) is a plant with many names and an impressive size when fully grown. It a common Philodendron in the landscape. Known by the