Cast Iron Plant Care Guide: Aspidistra Elatior

Potted Aspidistra - Cast Iron Plant

The Cast Iron Plant is the common name for Aspidistra elatior [ass-pi-DIS-truh] [ee-LAY-tee-or]. The Aspidistra is an old-fashioned, tough, house plant with leathery dark green leaves. Aspidistras are ideal indoor plants for cooler areas of

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

Sansevieria Fernwood Growing and Care

Potted Sansevieria Fernwood

Sansevieria Fernwood is an evergreen, relatively hardy, and perennial succulent snake plant that belongs to the family Asparagaceae.  It has a unique stem with tiger stripes patterns with colors ranging

How To Grow And Care For Golden Pothos

Golden Pothos growing in ceramic container

Epipremnum aureum (ep-ih-PREM-num AW-re-um) is also known as: Variegated Philodendron Golden Pothos Pothos Vine Devil’s Ivy This perennial tropical member of the Araceae family hails from the Solomon Islands, Southeast

How To Grow And Care For Marble Queen Pothos

Leaves of Marble Queen Pothos

The Marble Queen Pothos is a low maintenance plant belonging to the hardy pothos family (Epipremnum aureum). Pothos are famous for their tender leathery leaves, vibrant green color, and undemanding

How To Grow And Care For Cebu Blue Pothos

Hanging Basket of Cebu Blue Pothos

Cebu Blue Pothos aka Epipremnum pinnatum (ep-ih-PREM-num pin-NAY-tum) is an interesting Pothos variety. It features shiny, silver/blue leaves that exhibit a slight sheen under just the right light. This evergreen

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 as a houseplant. Native to

Dieffenbachia Care: Growing The Dumb Cane Plant

Leaves of Dieffenbachia Tropic snow

Dieffenbachia plant pronounced (deef-en-BOK-ee-uh) known also as the “Dumb Cane” makes an excellent tropical houseplant. “Dieffs” tolerance of shade makes them a good plant to begin learning the basics of

Sansevieria Zeylanica Care: Growing Snake Plants

Snake plant known as Sansevieria zeylanica

Sansevieria Zeylanica [san-se-VEER-ee-uh, zey-LAN-ee-kuh], widely known with the common name of Ceylon bowstring hemp or simply, bowstring hemp, is an evergreen perennial species of the Sansevieria plant genus from the

Spathiphyllum Peace Lily Care How To Guide

peace lily flowers up close

Peace Lily care questions, we get all kinds of questions on the care of this tropical plant. The plant is known botanically as Spathiphyllum comes in many sizes, with lots of