Plant Glossary

AGLAONEMA
☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spindly.
♢ Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.

AIR PLANT (TILLANDSIA)
Tillandsia Bulbosa Belize
☼ Bright, indirect to low light. 
♢ Due to its compact bulb, DO NOT SOAK. After a heavy mist, make sure you gently shake your Bulbosa to release that trapped water. Spring/Summer: Mist 1-3 times a week depending on light. Fall/Winter: Mist 1-2 times a week depending on light. 

Tillandsia Capitata Peach
☼ Very bright, indirect light 
♢ Spring/Summer: Mist 1-3 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once a week. Fall/Winter: Mist 1-2 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once every other week. 

+ Is also extremely drought tolerant but does not handle high excess moisture so be sure to rest the airplant upside down after soaking to ensure all the water has a chance to drain out before righting the plant.

Tillandsia Houston Cotton Candy
☼ Bright, indirect light
Spring/Summer: Mist 1-3 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once a week. Fall/Winter: Mist 1-2 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once every other week.

 Tillandsia Ionantha Rubra
☼ Bright, indirect light
Spring/Summer: Mist 1-3 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once a week. Fall/Winter: Mist 1-2 times a week depending on light or submerge in tap water for at least 15 minutes once every other week.
+ Can tolerate both moist and dry conditions.
 

Tillandsia Tectorum Ecuador
They don’t need the weekly soaks that most air plants require. Instead, these fuzzy little guys like to be misted once a week and need good airflow to keep them happy. 

 

Tillandsia Tricolor Melanocreter
It prefers bright indirect to partial sun and weekly soakings, though care must be taken to shake out excess so the root ball doesn’t rot. 

 

Tillandsia Xerographica
Can tolerate bright partial or full sun, but will need more frequent mistings and soakings. Make sure water doesn't get stuck in the center as that can cause root rot.



ALOCASIA
Alocasia Lauterbachiana
Alocasia Lauterbachiana
☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct eastern light is ok. Too much sun will burn the leaves.
Alocasias like humidity, but not soggy soil. Let 1/3 dry out before watering, it needs well-draining soil. 


Alocasia Polly
Amazonian Elephant Ear
☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct eastern light is ok. Too much sun will burn the leaves.
Alocasias like humidity, but not soggy soil. Let 1/3 dry out before watering, it needs well-draining soil. 

 


ALOE

 

Aloe Arborescens

Aloe Arborescens

 ☼ Partial to full sun

Let soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.


Aloe Vera
Aloe Harlanii
☼ Partial to full sun
Let soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

 

Climbing Aloe

Aloiampelos Ciliaris, formerly Aloe Ciliaris

 ☼ Partial to full sun

Let soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

 

Hedgehog Aloe
Aloe Humilis
☼ Bright, indirect light. Morning sun okay, but strong afternoon light will burn the plant.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter. 

 


ARROWHEAD VINE

 

Allusion Arrowhead Vine
Syngonium Podophyllum

 ☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct eastern light is ok. 

Likes lots of humidity, but not soggy soil. Needs well-draining soil.

 

Types: Berry Allusion, Bold Allusion, Cream Allusion

 

Holly Arrowhead Vine

Syngonium podophyllum 'Holly

 ☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct eastern light is ok. 

Likes lots of humidity, but not soggy soil. Needs well-draining soil.

 

+This plant can be pruned back to maintain a bushier growing appearance, or let it start to vine or crawl! Super easy to propagate as well.

 

BEGONIA

 

Medora Begonia

Begonia Medora

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light.

Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy. This plant needs HUMIDITY, so will love being outside during the summer. 

 

+Bonus points if you spoil the plant with a humidifier.



BROMELIAD

 

Bromeliad Guzmania

Bromeliad Cryptanthus

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. 

Keep soil evenly moist, not soggy. 

 


CACTUS

 

Holiday Cactus

Schlumbergera Bridgessii

☼ Bright indirect light

Let the top 2-4" of soil dry out [depending on pot size] before watering thoroughly.

 

+ The holiday cactus [also known as the Thanksgiving, Christmas, or Easter cactus] is easily propagated by using a sharp knife or scissors to snip a ‘V’ shaped new growth off where it meets the segmented of older growth, letting the end callus over before planting in porous soil.

Totem Pole Cactus

Pachycereus Schottii Monstrosus

 ☼ Full sun

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep dry in the dark of winter.




CALATHEA

 

Medallion Calathea

Calathea Roseopicta

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn. 

This plant needs to be filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy. 

 

Pinstripe Calathea
Calathea Ornata
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn.
This plant needs filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy. 

 

Types: Makoyana Calathea,


Vittata Calathea
Calathea Vittata
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn.
This plant needs filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy.

 

White Fusion Calathea
Calathea White Fusion

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn.

This plant needs filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy.



Warscewiczii Calathea
Calathea warscewiczii

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn.

This plant needs filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy.

+ This cultivar has velvety soft leaves. We recommend bottom watering as too much excess moisture on the leaves can cause leave discoloration.



+ Bonus points if you spoil the plant with a humidifier!

 

COLOCASIA

 

Elephant Ear
Colocasia 'Distant Memory' PPAF
☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct eastern light is ok.
Alocasias like lots of humidity, but not soggy soil. Needs well-draining soil. 

 

COLUMNEA


Goldfish Plant
Columnea Gloriosa
☼ Bright indirect light to full sun. The more light = more blooms.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil and a vessel with drainage holes.
+ The common name of this plant comes from its bright orange flowers that resemble goldfish!


DIEFFENBACHIA


Camouflage Plant
Dieffenbachia "Camouflage"
☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light, though may grow smaller in lower light.
This plant loves humidity, but not overly soggy soil. Let the top soil become dry to the touch, then water thoroughly. 


Compacta Dieffenbachia
Dieffenbachia "Compacta"
☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light, though may grow smaller in lower light.
This plant loves humidity, but not overly soggy soil. Let the topsoil become dry to the touch, then water thoroughly.
+ Please note: not all the plants have unique splotchy variegation.


Panther Dieffenbachia
Dieffenbachia "Panther"
☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light, though may grow smaller in lower light.
This plant loves humidity, but not overly soggy soil. Let the topsoil become dry to the touch, then water thoroughly.



DRACAENA


Bicolor Marginata
Dracaena Marginata Bicolor
☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.

 

Colorama Marginata

Dracaena Marginata 'Colorama'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 


Janet Craig (JC) Compacta Dracaena
Dracaena Compacta
☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spaced apart.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.

 

Lemon Lime Warneckii

Dracaena Warneckii 'Lemon Lime'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spaced apart.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 


Lemon Surprise Dracaena

Dracaena Dremensis 'Lemon Surprise'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spaced apart.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 

 

Warneckii Dracaena

Dracaena warneckii 

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spaced apart.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 




EUPHORBIA


Stenoclada Euphorbia
Euphorbia stenoclada
☼ Full sun.
Let the soil dry out fully before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

+ Fun fact: this is not a true cactus. Cacti have spines, which are modified leaves, and they come from areoles, which are structures that all cacti have. Euphorbias most often have thorns, usually in pairs, which are modified stems. 

 


FATSIA


Camouflage Fatsia
Fatsia Japonica 'Variegata'
☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light. Leaves may grow smaller with less light.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.
+ If new leaves are emerging with more dark green splotches, move to a brighter spot to regain the higher contrast variegation! 



FERN


Crispy Wave Bird’s Nest Fern
Asplenium Nidus 'Crispy Wave'
☼ Bright, indirect light. Direct eastern is ok.
Keep evenly moist. Loves humidity, but not soggy soil.


Heart Leaf Fern
Hemionitis Arifolia
Bright, indirect light. No direct sun or leaves will crisp up
Needs well-draining soil, but keep evenly moist. 


+ Loves humidity.


Rabbit's Foot Fern
Davallia Fejeensis
☼ Bright, indirect light. No direct sun or leaves will crisp up
LOVES HUMIDITY. Needs well-draining soil, but keep evenly moist. Did we mention it loves humidity?
+ The rabbit's foot fern plant gets its name from the furry rhizomes that grow on top of the soil and resemble a rabbit's foot. The rhizomes often grow over the side of the pot, adding an extra dimension to the plant!

 

Victoria Birds Nest Fern
Asplenium Nidus ‘Victoria’

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Direct eastern is ok.
Keep evenly moist. Loves humidity, but not soggy soil.




FICUS

 

Audrey Rubber Plant
Ficus Benghalensis "Bengal Audrey"
☼ Bright, indirect light or direct Eastern light is great.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out, then water thoroughly until water drains out of the bottom of the top.
+ Keep large leaves clean to prevent pests, but to also allow the plant to absorb as much light as possible. Give the plant a 1/4 turn every watering to maintain symmetrical growth. This plant also doesn't like to be moved, so if it's doing well in a certain spot in your home.. don't mess with perfection. 


Burgundy Rubber Plant
Ficus Elastica “Burgundy”
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though leaves may lose their rich burgundy coloring.
Let 1/3 of soil dry out before watering thoroughly.
+ Be careful when removing old or discolored leaves as the plant releases a white sap that is a strong irritant for most people. 

 

Fiddle Leaf Fig
Ficus Lyrata
☼ Bright, indirect light or direct Eastern light is great.
Let top 1/3 of soil dry out, then water thoroughly until water drains out of the bottom of the top.
+ Keep large leaves clean to prevent pests, but to also allow the plant to absorb as much light as possible. Give the plant a 1/4 turn every watering to maintain symmetrical growth. This plant also doesn't like to be moved, so if it's doing well in a certain spot in your home.. don't mess with perfection. 


Melany Rubber Plant
Ficus Elastica 'Melany'
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium light well. 
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 


Ruby Rubber Plant
Ficus elastica ruby
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light to keep it's unique variegation. 
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.


Tineke Rubber Plant
Ficus Elastica Tineke
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light to keep its unique variegation. 
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 

 


FITTONIA


Fittonia Nerve Plant
Fittonia Albivenis
☼ Bright, indirect light.
Keep evenly moist. 



HOYA


Crimson Queen Hoya
Hoya Carnosa 'Crimson Queen'
☼ Bright indirect light in summer, full sun in cooler months.
Let the soil dry out fully before watering. 


Hoya Compacta
Hoya Compacta 'Hindu Rope'
☼ Bright indirect light in summer, full sun in cooler months.
Let the soil dry out fully before watering. 


Hoya Australis

Hoya Australis

 ☼ Bright indirect light in summer, full sun in cooler months. 

Let the soil dry out fully be

 

Variegated Hoya Carnosa

Hoya carnosa variegata ‘Tricolor’

 ☼ Bright indirect light in summer, full sun in cooler months. 

Let the soil dry out fully before watering. keep away from cold, drafty windows. 

 

Variegated Hoya

Hoya carnosa

 ☼ Bright indirect light in summer, full sun in cooler months. 

Let the soil dry out fully before watering.



IVY

 

Variegated Algerian Ivy

Hedera Algeriensis 'Gloire de Marengo'

 ☼ Will grow best in bright indirect light, but will tolerate medium but may revert back to solid green leaves.

Let the top 1-3" [depending on pot size] of soil dry out before watering.

 

JADE

 

Tricolor Jade Plant

Crassula ovata 'Tricolor'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to full sun. Can tolerate medium light, but will grow slower and a bit smaller. 

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.





MARANTACEAE

 

Tricolor Prayer Plant

Maranta Leuconeura 

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn. 

This plant needs filtered or distilled water as it's sensitive to hard minerals in tap water. Keep the soil evenly moist, but not soggy. 

+ Bonus points if you spoil the plant with a humidifier!

 


MONSTERA


Monstera Matuda
Monstera Acacoyaguensis
☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + without fenestration (the unique holes in the leaves).
Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 


+ This variety of Monstera is quite unique and will form extremely large leaves with complex fenestration when it matures, though its slower to get there compared to other varieties. You can help the process by providing support via a thick dowel, cork, or moss pole to provide stability + growth support.



PALM


Bamboo Palm
Chamaedorea Seifrizii
☼ Bright, indirect light to low light, adjusting watering depending on how much light it's getting
Let topsoil dry out before watering. If the plant is getting less sun, let the top 1/3 of soil dry out. 


Chinese Fan Palm
Livistona Chinensis
☼ Bright, indirect light to some partial sun, adjusting watering depending on how much light it's getting
Let the soil dry out almost halfway, then water thoroughly. Needs a pot with adequate drainage.

 

Guatemalan Ponytail Palm

Beaucarnea recurvata

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to low light, adjusting watering depending on how much light it's getting

Let the soil dry out almost completely before watering. You can also gently squeeze the base of the plant: if there's any give in the trunk of the plant, water thoroughly.

 


Ponytail Palm
Beaucarnea Recurvata
☼ Bright, indirect light to low light, adjusting watering depending on how much light it's getting
Let the soil dry out almost completely before watering. You can also gently squeeze the base of the plant: if there's any give in the trunk of the plant, water thoroughly.


PEACE LILY

Domino Peace Lily

Spathiphyllum 'Domino'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light will keep variegation high. Will tolerate medium to low light, but maybe grow more fully green leaves. More likely to bloom with more light.

Keep soil evenly moist. Will wilt dramatically when dry, but bounce back quickly when watered. 




PEPEROMIA

 

Peperomia Caperata
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too little sun and the leaves will grow small and spindly.
Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Susceptible to root rot if left in soggy soil,  needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.

 

Types: Burgundy Ripple Peperomia, Emerald Ripple Peperomia, Mixed Color Ripple Peperomia

 

Felted Peperomia
Peperomia Incana
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light, but will tolerate medium light ok.
Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.
+ Do not dust or wipe off the fuzzy coating of the felted peperomia and avoid spraying or misting water directly on the surface of the leaves.

 

Tricolor Peperomia
Peperomia 'Ginny'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to medium light. 

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.



Marble Peperomia

Peperomia Obtusifolia Variegata

 ☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light, but will tolerate medium light ok, though with lower light, the plant will produce less variegation.  

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes. 

 

Types: Variegated Peperomia

 

Variegated Cupid Peperomia

Peperomia Scandens Variegata

☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + more spindly.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil + a vessel with drainage holes.

 

 






PHILODENDRON


Birkin Philodendron
Philodendron 'Birkin'
☼ Bright, indirect light to maintain the unique ivory variegation in the leaves.
Let the topsoil dry out before watering.   

+This variety is a unique, new cultivar that grows upright versus vining as many Philodendrons do. It's also not unusual to see different variegation in the leaves with possible pale pink on new growth.

Brasil Philodendron
Philodendron Hederaceum 'Brasil'
☼ Bright, indirect light. Will tolerate medium light. If new leaves emerge with less light green portions, the plant needs brighter light.
Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Leaves will droop slightly when it needs to be watered. 
This plant is really easy to propagate! Cut right above a node [where a new leaf emerges] and trim to the next aerial root; keep the bottom root in water until 3-4" of roots grow and then transplant to soil.

 

Lemon Lime Philodendron

Philodendron Cordatum 'Lemon-lime'

 ☼ Will grow best in bright indirect light, but will tolerate medium light. 

Let topsoil dry out before watering. Leaves will droop slightly when it's ready to be watered. 

+ Easy to propagate!

 


Panda Philodendron
Philodendron bipennifolium
☼ Bright, indirect light, though direct Eastern light is ok.
Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Leaves will droop slightly when it needs to be watered.
+ As this variety matures, the unique, elongated leaf shape will become more pronounced. You can let it trail or secure it to a moss or cork pole to encourage larger leaves.

 

Xanadu Philodendron
Philodendron Xanadu

☼ Bright indirect light; direct eastern is great.

Let the top 1/3 of soil dry out before watering. Needs well-draining soil and a vessel with drainage holes.



 


PILEA

 

Aluminum Pilea

Pilea Cadierei

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn. It also grows strongly towards the light, so it's recommended to give it a quarter turn every water for symmetrical growth.

Let topsoil dry out before watering. Loves humidity!

 

Chinese Money Plant (Pilea)
Pilea Peperomioides

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will burn. It also grows strongly towards the light, so it's recommended to give it a quarter turn every water for symmetrical growth.

Let topsoil dry out before watering. Loves humidity!

This plant will produce pups that grow up from the soil. 

+Can be propagated when pups grow to 3-4" tall. We have a repotting video showcasing this plant on our IGTV!

 


POTHOS

Epipremnum Aureum

 ☼ Will grow best in bright indirect light, but will tolerate medium to low light well. 

Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Leaves will droop slightly when it's ready to be watered. 

Types: Jade Pothos, Golden Pothos,

 

Marble Queen Pothos

Epipremnum 'Marble Queen'

 ☼ Will grow best in bright indirect light; too much direct light will burn the leaves. If new leaves emerge without variegation, the plant needs more light. 

Let the topsoil dry out before watering. Leaves will droop slightly when it's ready to be watered. 

 

+ Easy to propagate!


(Plant previously known as SANSEVIERIA)

Bantel Sensation Snake Plant

Sansevieria Laurentii

 ☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast. 

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter. 

 

Black Coral Snake Plant
Sansevieria 'Black Coral'
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter. 


Black Gold Superba Snake Plant
Sansevieria 'Black Gold Superba'
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

Francissi Snake Plant
Sansevieria Francissi
☼ Partial to full sun
Let the soil dry out fully before watering, keep drier in winter.
+ This variety of Sansevieria is a sun-loving cousin to the well-known snake plant and prefers a porous succulent soil mix.


Hahnii Snake Plant
Sansevieria Hahnii
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

Laurentii Snake Plant
Sansevieria Laurentii
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.


Night Owl Sansieveria/Snake
Sansevieria Night Owl
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.


Whitney Snake Plant
Sansevieria 'Whitney'
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

 

Zeylanica Snake Plant
Sansevieria Zeylanica
☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light but will tolerate medium to low light, though it won't grow as fast.

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

 

+  Snake plants release oxygen at night, and as such are great to have in bedrooms!



SCHEFFLERA


Variegated Schefflera
Schefflera Arboricola Variegata

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. If the plant isn't getting sufficient sunlight, leaves will grow smaller + without variegation.

Let the topsoil dry out before watering.



STROMANTHE


Triostar Stromanthe
Stromanthe Sanguinea 'Tricolor'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much direct sun will cause the leaves to burn. 

Keep evenly moist, but not soggy. Plant appreciates a lot of humidity. 






SPIDER PLANT


Airplane Spider Plant
Chlorophytum Vittatum
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the leaves will start to bleach to pale green.
Keep soil evenly moist.
+ This plant will grow pups or 'spiderettes' that can be easily propagated once they grow roots. Browning tips are also common when they grow little babies, and these tips can be easily trimmed off for aesthetics.

Bonnie Spider Plant
Chlorophytum Comosum
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the green of the leaves will start to bleach out.
Keep evenly moist.
+ This plant will grow pups or 'spiderettes' that can be easily propagated once they grow roots. Browning tips are also common when they grow little babies, and these tips can be easily trimmed off for aesthetics.

 

Zebra Spider Plant
Chlorophytum Laxum
☼ Bright, indirect light. Too much sun and the green of the leaves will start to bleach out.
Keep evenly moist.
+ This plant will grow pups or 'spiderettes' that can be easily propagated once they grow roots. Browning tips are also common when they grow little babies, and these tips can be easily trimmed off for aesthetics.




SUCCULENT

 

Kalancho Flapjacks

Kalanchoe Thyrsiflora

 ☼ Full sun

Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep dry in the dark of winter.

 

Succulent
Sedum Morganianum
☼ Bright, indirect light in summer, direct sun in cooler months.
Let the soil dry out before watering thoroughly. Keep drier in the winter.

 


TRADESCANTIA

 

White Velvet Tradescantia

Tradescantia sillamontana

 ☼ Bright, indirect light. Leaves will burn and bleach out in direct afternoon light.

Keep evenly moist, but not soggy. 

+ This plant is insanely easy to propagate! If any piece longer than 1.5" breaks off, put it in a vase with the bottom 1/3 submerged in water and it will grow roots in as little as a week.  




White Velvet Tradescantia

Tradescantia sillamontana

☼ Bright, indirect light. Leaves will burn and bleach out in direct afternoon light.

Keep evenly moist, but not soggy. 

+ This plant is insanely easy to propagate! If any piece longer than 1.5" breaks off, put it in a vase with the bottom 1/3 submerged in water and it will grow roots in as little as a week.  




XANTHOSOMA

 

Lime Zinger Elephant Ear

Xanthosoma 'Lime Zinger'

 ☼ Bright, indirect light to full sun, though it will prefer some shade during the hottest part of the day.  

This plant loves humidity but hates soggy soil. Let 1/3 dry out before watering. Needs very well-draining soil and a vessel with drainage holes. Loves being outside in the summer!

 

ZEBRA PLANT

 

Zebra Plant

Aphelandra Squarrosa

 ☼ Will grow best in bright indirect light; too much direct light will burn the leaves. 

Leaves will droop slightly when it needs to be watered. 




ZZ PLANT


Zenzi ZZ Plant

Zamioculcas Zamiifolia

 ☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light, but will tolerate low light very well.

Let the soil dry out completely before watering. It is susceptible to root rot if left in soggy soil. 

+ The Zenzi is a cousin to the ZZ we all know and love for it's incredibly hardiness as a house plant. This variety will stay more compact, but also more dense with it's tightly packed leaves and slightly arching stems.

 

ZZ plant

Zamioculcas Zamiifolia

 ☼ Will grow best in bright, indirect light, but will tolerate low light very well.

Let the soil dry out completely before watering. It is susceptible to root rot if left in soggy soil.