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Peperomia Caperata Care Guide

Peperomia Caperata are small easy care houseplants. These little cuties make the perfect plant for a nook or shelf. Or, set them on a table for a colorful living centerpiece. Some Caperata varieties sport deeply textured heart shaped leaves. Conversely, the Caperata Rosso has thin strong shiny leaves with INTENSELY contrasting leaf colors. It’s quite …

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Monstera Deliciosa Plant Care Guide and Profile

The Monstera Deliciosa is very popular among houseplant enthusiasts. This plant grows with large green fenestrated leaves. This plant is a lot of fun to care for and is a stunning addition to any houseplant collection. Monstera Deliciosa (also known as The Swiss Cheese Plant) grows native in Central America. This plant has been transported …

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Sansevieria Moonshine plant profile and care guide

The Sansevieria Moonshine plant is a large silver leafed plant with gorgeous upright broad leaves. This plant is fairly simple to take care of and makes a stunning statement piece. This plant is native to West Africa where the climate is mostly hot and dry for a good part of the year with occasional monsoon …

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Alocasia Dragon Scale Care Guide

Alocasia dragon scale has deeply textured leaves with Dragon Scale like markings. It definitely has a dramatic and prehistoric look. Read our Alocasia Dragon Scale Care guide at the bottom of this post to learn all about how to care for this Alocasia plant. The Dragon Scale, like other Alocasias is considered somewhat rare and …

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How to get Rid of Whiteflies on Plants

Whiteflies on plants are common garden, greenhouse and houseplant pests. These plant sucking insects are closely related to aphids, mealybugs and scale. Learn How to get rid of whiteflies in this post. These are not true flies. However they do fly a small distance. If you knock a plant heavily infested with whitefly you will …

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Philodendron Micans Care Guide and Profile

The Philodendron Micans plant is a stunning houseplant with heart shaped dark green leaves with a velvety finish. This plant is easy to care for and makes a great plant for beginners. I have both the Philodendron Brasil and the Heartleaf Philodendron. They are very similar plants in the growth pattern and care needs. The …

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Alocasia Black Velvet Plant Profile

Alocasia Black Velvet is one of the smaller Jewel Alocasias. The dark dramatic, velvet textured leaves have a purple underside and strong white veining. It makes a statement on your houseplant shelf or tabletop. They are considerably smaller than the ginormous Alocasia Elephant Ears that grow large enough to engulf a whole corner of your …

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