Indoor plants - page 2

Plants for the house! Whether absent-minded or intently caring, you can welcome plants at home for that exotic feeling or to purify the air.

Vanda orchid, an excellent hanging orchid

The Vanda genus includes over 70 different orchid species, all native to tropical Asia. With truly splendid flowers similar to those of Phalaenopsis, Vanda orchids are equally suited to growing indoors in our temperate climates and are often available in stores.
Vanda orchid

Extend the blooming of your amaryllis!

With its magnificent brightly colored flowered stems, amaryllis brings light to our houses for the long winter season. To extend its blooming, special care is needed.
Help your amaryllis bloom for longer

Black ZZ plants, three easy-care dark Zamioculcas plants

Many are now familiar with the striking designer-like fronds of the ZZ plant. Did you know that at least three types of black zz plant exist? These make for fabulous additions to black-themed gardens and home interiors. Read also: Black is back ZZ plant care More ZZ plant varieties The black ZZ plant Houseplant-wise, the […]
Black ZZ plant

Rubber tree, ficus elastica

The rubber tree, or Ficus elastica, is a very beautiful indoor plant much liked for its shiny thick leathery leaves.
Rubber Tree - Ficus Elastica

Emerald palm, how to care for Zamioculcas palm

Emerald palm looks like a palm, but it’s not! Always a great houseplant, of course. Emerald palm facts Name – Zamioculcas zamiifolia Family – Araceae Type – succulent houseplant Height – 1 ½-3 ft / 0.5-1 m indoors Exposure – well-lit, indirect Soil: draining   –   Foliage: evergreen   –   Propagation: clump division, cuttings […]
Emerald palm

Pilea, a trendy, stylish plant

Pilea peperomioides, also called “Chinese money plant”, is a very ornamental plant which is ideal in designer settings.
Pilea

Schefflera, a very easy leaf plant

Schefflera is a plant common in houses, apartments and offices. Its main assets are the beauty of its foliage and its great ease of care.
schefflera

Keep your kokedama alive: how to water, feed and prune the ball

Making a kokedama is one thing. Taking care of it is another. But don’t worry! Unlike bonsai, kokedama doesn’t demand constant attention. Stick to some simple rules and you can enjoy your flowery “moss ball” for much longer. Watering your kokedama: the key to perfect care When to water? To figure out the right watering […]
How to care for kokedama

Codonanthe diseases, pests & problems

Codonanthe is a trailing suspension houseplant that only rarely has problems. Here are a few of the most common issues you’ll have when caring for Codonanthe.
Problems with codonanthe

Orchid watering, how to water orchids

Orchids are flowers native to tropical forests. They love warm environments with a lot of moisture in the air. Though they like humidity, their root system is very vulnerable to root rot when they wallow in water for too long.
Watering orchid
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