Cape primrose is a wonderful houseplant because it blooms for a long period of time.
Gloxinia plants look lush and there are many varieties.
Buy cyclamens that have a number of unopened buds to prolong their flowering.
Plants add freshness to the air in our homes during winter and help cleanse the air and remove pollutants.
It is possible to keep a tropical hibiscus plant alive in a pot all through the winter…The plant will probably not look great, but it will survive.
These herbaceous evergreen plants flower best if pot bound.
Silver-leaved plants like Artemisia and sage are heat and drought tolerant as well as being unappetizing to deer and rabbits.
The fragrance of the tuberose is popular with most people who’ve taken the time to stop and smell it.
All tropical plants must be kept from freezing and stored in a state of dormancy. Lack of warmth inhibits growth, which is why cool temperatures are best.
To grow mums as perennials here in the Midwest, it is best to buy small plants in the spring and pinch them back in the summer for more blooms in the fall.