Plants

Eschinanthus: home care and growing

Aeschinanthus (Aeschinanthus) - a plant that is rarely seen in our homes. Yes, and in flower shops eskhinantus happens infrequently. But this tropical resident is incredibly beautiful and is able to decorate any interior. At the same time, eskhinantus is not too whimsical: you need to follow only a few simple rules....

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Crescent asparagus: description, reproduction, care, maintenance, disease, photo, video

(Asparagus falcatus Lign.), Lily family. Homeland: tropical Asia and South Africa. Appearance and structure. It is a graceful, evergreen, perennial vine. The main feature of this type of asparagus is a large number of long (3-4 cm) flexible stems that grow from the rhizome. Instead of leaves, it has large (7.5–8 cm long, 1.2–2.4 cm wide) crescent-shaped cladodias with corrugated edges 3-5 cm long....

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Poinsettia red: cultivation and care at home, photos, video

Poinsettia is red, the euphorbia is magnificent, the Christmas star is a plant that gained fame thanks to the first US ambassador to Mexico, Dr. Joel Poinsett. He was the first to take this euphorbia from his homeland and was engaged in its cultivation and selection. Initially, it was a shrub up to three meters high....

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Oleander: content breeding photo video care cultivation cropping

Oleander is a species of shrub from the Kutrovy family. The foliage of the plant, the oleander is about 15 cm long and about three wide. The leaves are linearly oblong in shape, smooth, fleshy. The vein runs in the center of the leaf. Flowering at the oleander takes place in the summer. Inflorescences of a bright shade, large size....

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Hamedorea elegans: growing and caring at home

Hamedorea elegans (elegant chamedorea, neantha elegant, reed palm, bamboo palm, elegant collinia) is a low, slow-growing palm tree native to the tropical rainforests of Mexico and Guatemala. The trunk is thin, green in a young plant, acquires a chestnut shade with age, grows up to 1.2 meters in room culture (maximum height - up to 2 meters)....

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Barleria: home care, photos, video

This plant not so long ago appeared in the houses of Russian florists, but many managed to fall in love with many for its unpretentiousness, long-lasting and beautiful flowering and ease of propagation. Description, origin Barleria is a representative of the acanthus family. This is an evergreen shrub. The shoots of the plant are soft and flexible, in most species they tend to the soil and, touching it, are easily rooted....

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Titanopsis: description, reproduction, care, content, photo, video

Titanopsis is a small genus of succulent plants of the Aizoon family. Titanopsis looks completely unusual, its short grayish-green leaves resemble textured plaster, with many bulges and roughnesses. It looks unusual. Although titanopsis is the closest relative of lithops and conophytums, outwardly it is completely different from them....

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Bilbergia: description, care, maintenance, reproduction, photo, video, transplant

Bilbergia (Billbergia) is an evergreen epiphytic and terrestrial plant, belongs to the bromeliad family. Dry climate and sharp temperature changes are suitable for bilbergia. The leaves are colorful, stiff, and look like a tube, due to which they accumulate moisture in themselves. The edges of the foliage has spikes, and the rest of the surface is covered with peculiar scaly elements....

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Cypress: home care, reproduction, description, photo, video

Cypress is a very attractive evergreen. The composition of its needles contains healing aromatic oils that have been used by folk doctors for many centuries. Craftsmen built ships and various pieces of furniture from the strong wood of this plant. Some people consider cypress to be a symbol of grief and grief and plant it in cemeteries near the graves....

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Gardenia: description, types, breeding, care, diseases, pests, photos, videos

Gardenia rooting or jasmine-like is one of the most beautiful indoor plants. But if gardenia settles on the windowsill, home care should be constant and very attentive. In nature, this culture forms large shrubs or even trees.During flowering, they spread a magnificent fragrance for many meters around, and the most magnificent peonies and roses can envy the flowers of gardenia....

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Indoor hot peppers: planting, growing and home care

Capsicum belongs to the nightshade family, its varieties are divided into sharp and sweet. The alkaloid capsaicin gives a bitter taste. Decorative room pepper stands out effectively on the windowsill and serves as a source of spices for the preparation of a wide variety of dishes. In everyday life it is called the “light”, although in fact, in the culture there are several dozen species and varieties of plants....

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Pelargonium: growing and caring at home

These flowers have been living on our windowsills for centuries. Out of habit, we call them geraniums, although in reality it is pelargonium. A relative of field geraniums, together with her she belongs to one family - the Geraniums. Pelargonium care at home is simple, and a huge variety of varieties will allow everyone to choose a plant to their taste....

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