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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
Green, thin leaves, swollen base Pony Tail Palm
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
A Pothos Plant, native to the jungles of Malaysia, can grow up to 40 feet long in nature. Pothos Plants are highly adaptable, glossy- leafed plants with heart shaped leaves and are one of our most common indoor houseplants. Pothos... 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 of a Prayer Plant, with hues of red, green, brown, and cream, lift up and fold together each evening as though praying and op... Read More
Purple 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
Rabbit's- Foot-Fern-Davallia-trichomannoides
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
Rhapis-Palm-excelsa
Rhapis - excelsa
Lady Palm
A Lady Palm is an elegant durable palm that can adapt to almost all conditions. The best variety to use as a houseplant is the Rhapis Excelsa. This slow growing palm has large shiny dark green fronds with blunt tips. The fronds of... Read More
Rubber-Tree-Plant-Ficus-elastica-burgundy
Ficus elastica
Rubber Plant
Ficus elastica or Rubber Plant originated in India and Malaysia and was once grown for the rubber that was produced from its sap. Today it is a very popular indoor houseplant. A Rubber Plant has 5”-12” large thick glossy leave... Read More
Sago-Palm-Cycas-revoluta
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
Snake Plant Mother-in-Law's Tongue 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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