27 MayPlant of the month: Indigenous watsonias
These indigenous beauties add colour and height to a bed with their showy long-stemmed blooms.
Succulent of the month: Lifelike stones
Indoor plant of the month: Hoya carnosa ‘Tricolor’
Five succulents that are completely safe for your pets
If you’re keen to grow succulents indoors but are concerned that they may be toxic to your pets, Leonie Coulson of LVG Plants suggests...
Indoor plant of the month: African violets
If you want an indoor plant that flowers almost all year round, African violets are just the ticket.
Tips for growing your succulents in pots
Grow your succulents in hanging baskets
Elsie Booysen of Worcester writes Is it possible to grow succulents successfully in hanging baskets and do they have specific needs?
Succulent of the month: Get creative with Sempervivum
Indoor plant of the month: The monkey mask plant
The monkey mask plant (Monstera adansonii) is a smaller, slower-growing version of the delicious monster (Monstera deliciosa).
Get creative with succulents
Indoor plant of the month: Alocasia ‘Dragon Scale’
Alocasia ‘Dragon Scale’ is aptly named, with its unusual metallic-green leaves and pronounced dark green veins.
Succulent of the month: Sedum adolphii ‘Golden Glow’
Indoor plant of the month: Mini arum
Potted arum lilies (Zantedeschia sp.) will add colour to indoor spaces for up to six weeks.
Indoor plant of the month: Peace lily
The peace lily (Spathiphyllum) is well known as a compact house plant that purifies the air. But did you know that there is a giant...
Succulent of the month: Aloe ‘Pink Blush’
Green, living walls
These two climbers will create a pretty picture on exterior surfaces.
Succulent of the month: Echeveria setosa ‘Oliver’
This is one of the more unusual rosette-type succulents and unlike most echeverias, produces showy inflorescences of large orange flowers...
Indoor plant of the month: Ficus ‘Bambino’
Love indoor plants but running out of space? Ficus lyrata ‘Bambino’ is a mini version of the popular and unusual fiddle leaf fig.
Indoor plant of the month: Ornamental pepper
As a festive ‘living’ table decoration, you would be hard-pressed to find a more colourful plant than this ornamental pepper, Capsicum...
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