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 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

Howea Forsteriana Kentia Palm Care Tips

Kentia Palms Beautiful and Tough

Kentia palm care comes with a rich history few indoor houseplants can claim. The upright “Kentia palm Howea Forsteriana” with its beautiful, arching, dark green leaves has graced the background

Starfish Sansevieria Care

Exotic green Starfish Sansevieria in a flowerpot.

The starfish sansevieria gets its name from its eye-catching fan shaped light green foliage.  The shape of this indoor plant has thick, striped leaves extending in a fan from its

How To Grow And Care For Sansevieria Laurentii

Snake Plant Laurentii used for interior decoration

Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Laurentii’ (san-se-VEER-ee-uh try-fask-ee-AH-tuh law-REN-tee-eye) is the most often sold Sansevieria plant variety. The plants’ genus name, Sansevieria, honors the Spanish Prince Raimond de Sansgrio de Sanseviero. He was

Tips On Growing Sansevieria Golden Hahnii

Sansevieria Golden Hahnii up close

Sansevieria ‘golden hahnii’ (pronounced HAHN-ee-ey) is a Sansevieria trifasciata (san-se-VEER-ee-uh try-fask-ee-AH-tuh) sport famous for its buttery yellow leaves accented with green stripes. Golden hahnii snake plant was patented in 1941

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

Bedroom Plants: Which Ones Are The Best?

bedroom with snake plants

It’s always nice to have plants in the house. The greenery adds color and comfort to any setting, but did you know that keeping bedroom plants is especially desirable? The

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