A - Z Index List of House Plants

Caring, propagation, descriptions and other information for each species is provided. Types include foliage, flowering, succulents and cacti.

Each indoor plant is given its main common name used and botanical/scientific name.





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Flowering House Plants
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Foliage Type Plants
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Succulents and Cacti
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Picture of flaming sword Bromeliad Bromeliads

Vriesea Splendens, Tillandsia, Billbergia, Guzmania, Aechmea Fasciata and others.

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Calathea. Roseopicta, C. Zebrina, C. Crocata, C. Makoyana, C Lancifolia and others.

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Dracaena Fragrans, D Braunii, D Marginata and D. Reflexa.

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Ficus Pumila, F. Lyrata, F. Elastica and F. Benjamina.

Orchid

Cattleya, Lycaste, Phalaenopsis and Paphiopedilum.

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Temperature Guide

Temperature is an important factor for growth and varies from species to species.

House Plant Identification

Submit your house plant to the new forum and ask others for identification.

Repotting Plants

See the guide for repotting house plants with useful tips.