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Saintpaulia ionanthaIs
About An African Violet plant, Saintpaulia ionantha, did originate in Tanzania and eastern Africa and its flowers do resemble violets, but they are are member of the Gesneriaceae family and are not in the same family as a reg... Read More
Agave attenuata
About The agave plant was originally found growing in Mexico, the southwest United States, and central South America. This is an impressive looking, succulent plant that grows well both indoors and outdoors. Because some var... Read More
Alocasia Amazonica
African Mask Elephant Ear Plant
Description An Alocasia plant, native to Asia and eastern Australia, is also called an Elephant Ear plant or African Mask plant because of its very large, glossy, heart-shaped leaves, some with very, wavy edges. The leaves may be ... Read More
Alocasia nebula imperialis
Jewel Alocasia
The Alocasia "Jewel" plant, native to Asia, and is also called an Alocasia Nebula. Alocasia plants have large, glossy, heart-shaped leaves with wavy edges.  If you are searching for a dramatic, very different looking plant th... Read More
Aloe Vera
Medicine Plant
About An aloe plant grows well both indoors, in a very bright spot, as a houseplant, and outdoors in warms climates. There are over 500 species of flowering succulent plants in the aloe genus. Surprisingly, aloe plants belong ... Read More
Hippeastrum
Barbados Lily
About An Amaryllis plant is a member of the Amaryllidaceae family and belongs to a very small genus of flowering plants that have only two varieties. The better-known variety, and the one we use  as an indoor plant, is t... Read More
Begonia Coccinea
About An Angel wing begonia, first found growing in the tropical and sub-tropical regions of South America, is part of the Begoniaceae family. Many of the plants in this family have colorful flowers or beautifully patter... Read More
Anthurium
Flamingo Flower
About Anthurium is a genus of  flowering plants and part of the Araceae family. Some other familiar houseplants that belong to the Aracaea family are the dieffenbachia, calla lily, monstera, and caladium. All p... Read More
Polyscias
Aralia
About An Aralia plant, Polyscias, is part of the Araliaceae family, a very large group of plants that includes the popular Hedera ivy (English Ivy plant). If you are getting tired of using dracaenas and palms as tall tre... Read More
Polyscias-scutellaria
Dinner Plate Aralia
A Balfour Aralia plant is an evergreen plant native to Africa, Asia, Australia, parts of North and Central America, and South America. The distinct leaves of a Balfour Aralia resemble leathery, round, dinner plates about 1"- 2" in... Read More
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