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Red Poinsettia Plant
Euphorbiaceae pulcherrima
Poinsettias
A Poinsettia Plant, native to Mexico, is the most popular indoor flowering plant sold in the U.S. even though it is only available six weeks of the year. The colorful parts of the Poinsettia Plant are really modified leaves called... Read More
Pink and green Polka Dot Plant
Hypoestes
Pink Splash Plant
A Polka Dot Plant is a small colorful houseplant, native to Madagascar, usually comes in 2", 4", or 6" pots. The delicate downy green leaves of a Polka Dot Plant Plant, or Hypoestes, are covered in spots and splashes of red, rose,... Read More
Ponytail Palm has large swollen base and thin grasslike leaves
Beaucarnea recurvata
Bottle Palms
The first thing you need to know about this easy care plant is that a Ponytail Palm is not really a palm. A Ponytail Palm is a relative of the Yucca plant, a member of the Agave family, and closely related to the Lily Plant. A Pon... Read More
Shiny green and yellow Pothos Plant
Epipremnum aureum
Pothos Plants, native to the jungles of Malaysia, are highly adaptable, glossy-leafed plants with heart-shaped leaves. A Golden Pothos has yellow and green leaves, a Marble Queen Pothos has white and green leaves, and a Jade Potho... Read More
Red. green,patterned Prayer Plant
Maranta leuconeura
The Prayer plant, native to Brazil. Asia, and Africa, is a very unique plant. The large patterned leaves with hues of red, green, brown, and cream, lift up and fold together each evening as though praying and open again the next m... Read More
Purple and green hairy Purple Velvet Plant
Gynura sarmentosa
Purple Passion Plant
Outdoors, a Purple Velvet Plant a very unique plant that originated in Indonesia, is a woody perennial that can often grow up to 4 ft. wide and 2-3ft in height. Indoors the Purple Velvet Plant or Purple Passion Plant as it is some... Read More
Green lacy fronds and hairy roots on Rabbit's Foot Fern
Davillia fejeensis
Hare's Foot Fern Ferns
Rabbit’s Foot Fern, originally from Fiji, is a lovely compact plant that never makes a mess like other ferns. It has thin lacy medium green fronds that have an almost bluish tinge. As a Rabbit’s Foot Fern matures it develops f... Read More
Green and red Rubber Tree Plant
Ficus elastica
Rubber Plant
Ficus elastica or Rubber Tree, originated in India and Malaysia and was once grown for the rubber produced from its sap, today they are very popular indoor houseplants. A Rubber Tree usually has 5”-12” large, thick, glossy lea... Read More
Stiff green fronds on Sago Palm
Cycas Revoluta
A Sago Palm is not really a palm but a member of the Cycad family and a relative of conifers and ginko trees. Cycads, often called “living fossils,” are one of the oldest most primitive plant families and have not changed very... Read More
Green and yellow Sansevieria Plant
Sansevieria trifasciata
Mother-in-Law's Tongue Plant - Snake Plant
A Sansevieria Plant, originally from South Africa, is another hardy almost impossible to kill houseplant that thrives on neglect. Sansevieria Plants, also called Snake Plants and Mother in Law's Tongue Plants, can be used as table... Read More
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