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About and How To Dividing Propagating Baby Tears Houseplant

Tweet Baby Tears Plant- Scientific Name: Soleirolia soleirolii (Helxine soleirolii) Baby Tears plants is a creeping mosslike plant that has dainty leaves along threadlike stems.  Green leaves that spread and mound over the sides of your pot. Loves humidity but must have good air circulation especially if grown in terrariums. Make sure it is a […]

About Nematanthus Goldfish Plant Propagation Cuttings

Tweet  About Nematanthus Goldfish Plant Propagation Cuttings Nematanthus – Goldfish plant The goldfish plant has to be in the category of one of my favorite plants. I have read there is over 30 species of the Nematanthus. I purchased  around 6 cuttings awhile back not knowing anything about this plant, but I love the uniqueness […]

Growing and Transplanting Indoors Kalanchoe Mother of Thousands Succulent Plantlet

Tweet Transplanting Kalanchoe plantlets . Unique succulents that from little plants along the edges of their leaves. They are also called Mother of a Thousands. Once you have this succulent you will have plenty of plantlets to regrow new plants every year.

Aloe haworthioides Miniature Aloe

Tweet Aloe haworthioides- Miniature Aloe This is no doubt a beautiful mini succulent that I have come to love growing. When I look for succulents  I look for unique patterns of textures and unusual forms of succulents. This one falls into those attributes. Miniature Aloe is very easy and slow growing , but produces offsets […]

How to Grow Agave Desmettiana Variegata

Tweet Agave Desmettiana Variegata is a easy care outdoor or indoor houseplant depending on where you live. I was always in awe over the  Agave  Plant.  I’ve   seen the Agave in  books and magazine and honestly did not think I could grow them in our cold  climate, but I was wrong. So  2 years ago […]

Ledebouria socialis Scilla Leopard Lily

Tweet When I bought this Leopard Lily a few years ago it was stated to be a succulent , but honestly I don’t know that to be true. The leopard lily is drought tolerant, grows bulbs on the side of the parent bulbs and really is a ideal houseplant which propagation is very easy to […]

Planting A Succulent Container Combination

Tweet Planting this succulent combo was so much fun, so fun in fact  I hope to do several more. When I look at my collection of succulents as a whole I knew I needed to do some potting in combinations. I am basically running out of room , so placing several in pots will help […]

Manfreda Mangave Bloodspot

Tweet Photo courtesy of Tony Avent of Plant Delights Nursery Manfreda Bloodspot Take a look at this beautiful succulent , honestly this has to be one of the best colors combinations in the succulent world. This plant is relatively new , introduction in 2008. . Bloodspot forms a symmetrical clump of thick blue leaves peppered with […]

Dorotheanthus ‘Mezoo’ Aptenia Trailing Succulent

Tweet Doreanthus ‘Mezoo’ Trailing Red Succulent. A unique low-growing plant that can used either alone or in mixed containers. Very controlled growth habit, it will form small red flowers when grown under high light and warm temperatures. It has excellent heat and drought tolerance in the landscape. This is a unique plant that reminds me […]

ACALYPHA wilkesiana Copperleaf

Tweet ACALYPHA wilkesiana Copperleaf Striking multi-colored leaves from spring until late fall; loves heat and humidity Glossy, bronzy-green leaves mottled with shades of red, crimson, and/or purple. Grown for it’s beautiful foliage. Very Adaptable as a Houseplant Use as a Thriller – Used either in the back or middle of a container. Usually a taller […]

ABUTILON pictum ‘Thompsonii’ Variegated Flowering Maple

Tweet ABUTILON pictum ‘Thompsonii’ Fast growing, evergreen shrub or small tree. Leaves are 5- to 9- lobed and somewhat variegated with yellow splotches. Light orange flowers; large, maple-shaped leaves speckled with yellow. This plant was a favorite of Victorians, growing well in bright conservatories and relocated outside in containers during warmer months Great patio plants; […]

SENECIO macroglossus ‘Variegatus’

Tweet SENECIO macroglossus ‘Variegatus’ Variegated Jade Vine, Turtle Ivy, Natal Ivy This variety of Senecio has thick glossy leaves, twisting and climbing vines that can readh 8’ feet or more provided it is living in it’s native land.  This Kenya native looks very similar to English Ivy, but it has a much more rubbery feel […]

SEDUM makinoi ‘Ogon’

Tweet SEDUM makinoi ‘Ogon’ Japanese Golden Woodland Sedum This wonderful semi-deciduous (the pessimistic version of semi-evergreen) groundcover to 18″ wide in 2 years, hails from the southern Japan provinces of Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku where it can be found in moist, shady, rocky areas…not your typical sedum habitat. Ogon sedum is a great choice  and one […]

SEDUM lineare ‘Variegatum’

Tweet SEDUM lineare ‘Variegatum’ Narrow, succulent, silvery-gray foliage with creamy-white edge. Excellent selection for troughs or trailing in containers. Each 1′ long stem is adorned with 1″ long, narrow leaves, green with contrasting white edges.  this sedum  rarely if ever produces flowers, which would be in short panicles of yellow. When grown in shade the growth […]

PORTULACARIA afra ‘Variegata’

Tweet PORTULACARIA afra ‘Variegata’ Jade Plant Variegated Elephant Bush,  Miniature Jade  Almost foolproof and beautiful,  indoor bonsai. Easily trained, succulent shrub can be kept happy for years in a sunny window.  Sprawling,  very slow growing succulent with attractive reddish-brown stems and a variegated cream and green ¾ inch leaves. A very easy to grow succulent […]