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Shiny, leathery, green palmate (hand-shaped) leaves that grow at the ends of stiff stems.
Fatsia japonica
Japanese Aralia Plant
The fatsia japonica plant, or Japanese aralia, originated in the sub-tropic forests of Japan, Korea, & Taiwan. Fatsia plants are a type of evergreen plant that can be grown both indoors as a houseplant and outdoors in frost-fr... Read More
Long, narrow, green, leathery leaves on icus Alii
Ficus maclellandii
Ficus Amstel
The ficus Alii, or Amstel King as it is sometimes called, is a large plant that originally came from Asia, Malaysia, and India. It was first grown commercially in Hawaii where it got the Hawaiian name "alii" which means “king.... Read More
Creeping fig has small heart- shaped leaves that grow on wiry stems.
Ficus repens
Creeping Fig
This tiny leafed plant, native to Japan, Vietnam, and China, is an excellent table plant, hanging plant, or climbing plant. Since the fast growing vines of a Creeping Fig easily cling to just about anything, it’s also a great pl... Read More
Braided trunk and hundreds of small green shiny leaves on ficus benjamina tree
Ficus Benjamina
Weeping Fig Tree Ficus Tree
Ficus Benjamina trees have the reputation of being temperamental high-light plants, but today there are new hardy varieties that grow in almost any location. The original indoor ficus, Ficus benjamina, lost leaves if you just look... Read More
A Fiddle Leaf Fig plant has large., dark green, leathery leaves that resemble a violin .
Ficus lyrata
A Ficus Lyrata, or as it's commonly called a Fiddle Leaf Fig plant, has large wide leathery leaves that resemble a violin or fiddle. These dark green, hard leaves are over a foot long  and grow on woody stems. The Ficus Lyrata, n... Read More
The leaves of a Fishtail Palm have jagged edges and are shaped like the tail of a fish.
Caryota mitis
If you love indoor palm plants but are getting tired of the usual ones like the Bamboo Palm or Neantheabella Palm, it's time to try a Fishtail Palm. A Fishtail Palm, native to Indonesia, Asia, and the South Pacific, is a large pla... Read More
White veins in leaves of Fittonia plant. (Nerve)
Fittonia verschaffetii
Nerve Plant | Mosaic plant
A fittonia plant is native to the tropical rainforests of Central and South America. It gets its nicknames, nerve plant or mosaic plant because of the distinct veined appearance of its beautiful ornamental leaves. These veins are ... Read More
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