indoor plants

The Kentia Palm Plant

The Kentia Palm Plant

The Kentia Palm Plant Howea forsteriana. An easy-to-grow and care-for plant suitable for indoor decoration.  Also known as the thatch palm and sentry palm. They will do great in USDA zones 9-11.  You can plant them outdoors where temperatures never get below 32 degrees Fahrenheit. Most folks use them for indoor decoration including many office […]

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Philodendron Birkin Care

Philodendron Birkin plant care

Philodendron Birkin plant care.  Recently I was unloading an oversized truck of houseplants that arrived at our nursery store.  One little plant that caught my eye was this shiny, waxy, healthy-looking plant.  I knew it was a Philodendron but what type?  With a little research, I realized it was a Philodendron Birkin to be exact. […]

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Calathea indoor plants

Calathea Indoor Plants – Indoor foliage plants

Calathea Indoor Plants are used for indoor decor. They are tropical plants but will do well indoors almost anywhere in the Southwest.  There are many species and the one below is the Orbifolia Calathea. Orbifolia Calathea The Calathea Ornata   The Rattlesnake plant Calathea Zebra Plant   The Prayer Plant The prayer plants will open […]

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Colorful Leaves for Indoor Decoration

Colorful Houseplant Leaves – for Indoor Decoration

Colorful Houseplant Leaves – for Indoor Decoration.  There are lots of colorful foliage plants to use indoors.  Here are some that work well no matter where you live. The Croton Plant (Codiaeum variegatum pictum) A plant with exotic thick leaves that show a variety of striped dark green to bright yellow leaves.  It will grow […]

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Indoor Fern Plant Care

How to care for indoor plants

How to care for indoor plants.  Most people will spend time indoors rather than outdoors during the winter or hot seasons.  Here are some great ideas and tips to help you enjoy great-looking indoor plants throughout the cold or hot summer months. First, here is a list of indoor plants that are easy to care […]

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Anthurium indoor plants

Anthurium indoor plants

Anthurium indoor plants (Anthurium andraeanum).  These plants are grown and used as indoor plant decor all around the world.  They are considered tropical plants and will freeze if planted outdoors where temperatures get below 32°.  They come in showy reds, pinks, lavender, whites and green blooms. The foliage is large with a shiny waxy leaf-like […]

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Best Indoor Low Maintenance Plants

Best Indoor Low Maintenance Plants

Here is a list of the best indoor low maintenance plants for those who are looking for easy-care plants for indoor decoration. Many non-gardening people want indoor plants and they want pretty, flowering, low water plants that are easy to maintain!  It’s not as hard as some people think.  Below are some good plants that […]

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