Century Plant- Agave Americana
Century plant or agave Americana is a flowering plant in the family of Agavaceae. These plant species are native to United States, West Indies, Mexico, Texas, and Arizona. It is cultivated worldwide as an ornamental plant.
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Gardenia is a flowering plant in the family of Rubiaceae which is native to tropical and sub tropical regions of Asia, Africa, Madagascar and Pacific Islands. These are evergreen shrubs that grows to a height of 2-12 feet tall. leaves are opposite in whorls, broad, dark green with a leathery texture. Flowers have sweet scented aroma that blooms in mid-spring to mid-summer season and available in small clusters of white, yellow, red, cream colors. Continue reading “Gardenia Plant – How to Care for Gardenia plant at Home and Garden”
Camellia is an evergreen flowering shrub that is native to southeastern Asia, Japan, China, Vietnam, and Indonesia. These plants have leaves in simple, thick glossy structure. Flowers are usually large with 5-9 petals in clusters and available in white, pink, red and yellow colors. The Plant grows to a height of 6-15 feet tall with width 5-7 feet.
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Crown of Thorns Plant- Euphorbia Milii- Spurge
Crown of thorns or euphorbia is an annual flowering plant in the family Euphorbiaceae. Gardeners grow some of these varieties as ornamental houseplants. These plants are native to North America, South Africa, and Madagascar countries. Thorn plants are grown as landscape because of its drought and heat tolerant properties. The Plant has poisonous milky white sap with floral structures of flower heads. Flowers do not have petals and sepals like other flowering plants. Roots are thick, fleshy and tuberous. Leaves are arranged alternately and appear in whorls.
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Lady Palm- Rhapis
Ladyfinger palm is grown as evergreen ornamental plant and some species are cold tolerant plants and at outdoors in subtropical or warm climatic conditions. A palm variety Rhapis Excelsa was listed as one of the best plants for removing toxins in the air by NASA.
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