Not all types are suitable for life at home, but there are many options that you can easily grow it on the windowsill.
Tropical plants have long been popular with gardeners and lovers of houseplants. They conquered us with unusual appearance and simplicity of maintenance. If you want to liven up home and add original plants, tropical flowers – what you need, informs Rus.Media.
They will delight you with lush color and unique appearance. Below you will find a list of flowers that can be grown at home.
Elephant ear or alocasia, got its name because it has large veined leaves, which resembles a large ear. Flower loves the heat and high humidity. In winter the temperature should not fall below +18 ° C, the plant requires moderate watering and scattered sunlight.
The plant is also called “the Shamrock” because one flower is not more than three leaves. If it begins to appear the fourth, so one is awesome and it should be removed.
Of this plant there are many varieties of different colors and shapes. A distinctive feature is a thick glossy flowers that can be red, white, yellow or even purple colors. The plant likes sun, moderate watering and can bloom all year round flowering period for each flower lasts from 1 to 1.5 months.
This is one of the unpretentious types of houseplants that you can find. Bromeliads grow well in pots, not demanding in care and are easily adapted to the environmental conditions. If you’re new to growing plants at home, then you should start with bromeliads.
Bird of Paradise
The plant is also called strelitzia. Has a very bright and colorful flowers that resemble birds in flight, for which he received its name. Flower requires room temperature, fertilizing twice a month in spring and autumn and moderate watering.
Homeland plants – Hawaii. Has the original color and long pointed leaves. Can grow in the street and in the house. Requires high humidity and sunlight.
Palm trees are the most popular and recognisable tropical plants in the world. There are many varieties of palms, which are leaf shape, size and color. Each species requires certain conditions of care, pay attention to it when buying.
Peace lilies are beautiful and varied. A flower will become a real decoration of your home. There is a wide variety of Lily, so you will be able to choose their own tastes. You should know that the plant can be toxic, so be careful to have it away from Pets and children, otherwise they risk to upset stomach.
Evergreen plant native from America. Looks very impressive thanks to the large leaves with unusual coloring. Over 5 years can reach a height of 1.5 meters. Rarely blooms with small flowers. Loves temperature of +18ºC and watering filtered water. The juice of the plant are poisonous, so do not put it in the nursery and keep away from Pets.