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Find out what type of care Pilea Peperomioides wants year-round. When to water, repot, fertilize and how much light will make it thrive as a houseplant.
Air plant is a tropical house plant that can grow without soil. Discover how to water, fertilize and propagate Tillandsia species.
Brilliant red flower spikes give Vriesea splendens its common name, Flaming Sword. Discover how to grow this beauty indoors: water, light, plus make it bloom.
Grow Sedum rubrotinctum as a houseplant. Find out how much light, water and fertilizer it wants year-round.
English ivy looks good spilling over the side of a hanging basket or climbing a trellis with its aerial roots. It's one of the most versatile plants you can grow. Newer variegated ivies are beautiful growing alongside upright foliage or flowering plants.
Want another easy-to-grow trailer? Creeping fig is often overlooked as a house plant. Many varieties are available with variegated foliage. It makes an elegant hanging basket plant. Or make it stand out by placing it on a pedestal plant stand.
Any plant with tendrils or aerial roots need some help from you to climb a support. Florist's wire or other plant ties do the job. Tie stems loosely at intervals, adjusting the ties as the plants grow. A little work--yes--but the results are worth it.
Colorful flowers aren't the only eye-catching plants to brighten up a room.
Persian shield (shown here) features deep green and purple leaves with a shimmer of silver. If you've never grown this stunning plant, give it a try.
Dramatic patterns in vivid colors make coleus popular for shade gardens. But, you'll love growing this colorful gem indoors, too.
Leaf for leaf, no other plant can match caladium's bold patterns and vibrant colors. This garden favorite also makes a spectacular house plant.
Don't overlook prayer plant for striking patterned foliage. Best known for its folding leaves, this rainforest native-turned-house plant is simply beautiful.
Indoor palm trees that are easy to grow. Discover which types of palm trees make the best house plants and get growing tips.
How to grow basil indoors with natural or indoor grow light. Tips for pruning, harvesting, freezing and drying basil, plant care.