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Baby Rubber Plant Profile-Peperomia Obtusifolia

Looking for a small pretty plant to grow in your home? Peperomia Obtusifolia, or it’s marbled form, the peperomia obtusifolia variegata, are fantastic choices. This plant grows as a trailing vine but is simple to prune to make it a bushy table top plant if you prefer. The baby rubber plant is an easy care, …

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Philodendron Birkin Care Guide and Profile

The Philodendrons Birkin is a stylish exotic designer plant that requires little maintenance . It has thick, glossy leaves with interesting variegation. The upright bushy growth habit of the birkin sets it apart from other philodendrons. The Birkin is a tropical plant whose natural habitat is the tropical rain forests of Central and South America. …

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Murdannia Loriformis-The Bright Star Plant

Murdannia loriformis Bright Star Plant is a charming small vine native to the tropical and sub tropical areas of Asia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, India, and New Guinea. The Bright Star plant grows happily as a houseplant with some basic care guidelines. Common Names for Murdannia Loriformis include Murdannia, Bright Star Murdannia, Bright Star Plant, Angel Grass …

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Pothos-Epipremnum aureum-(Devils Ivy)

Pothos plants are extremely hardy and beautiful aroids that grow as vines. The different varieties express unique variations in leaf texture, color and size. Pothos is known in various parts of the world as Devils ivy, Ceylon creeper, hunter’s robe, ivy arum, money plant, silver vine, Solomon Islands ivy, and taro vine. All these common names prove the point. Epipremnum …

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How to Get Rid of Powdery Mildew on Plants-Treatment Guide

Powdery Mildew ( Erysiphales family) on Plants begins as fuzzy yellow spots on leaves. As it grows, this mildew spreads into a white or grey mat covering leaves and stems. Learn how to get rid of powdery mildew with this treatment guide. What Causes Powdery Mildew? Powdery mildew is spread by spores that germinate and …

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Snake Plant Propagation

Snake plants are easy to propagate. However, propagating this tolerant hardy succulent can fail if you do the process incorrectly. Read our guide on propagating sansevierias to learn more about propagating these popular houseplants. How do you propagate a snake plant? This easy going succulent propagates well by leaf cuttings in soil, water propagation, and …

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