How to Care For Japanese Asplenium Nidus Fern

Japanese Asplenium nidus fern (also known as bird’s nest fern or crispy wave fern) is a beautiful true fern – although it doesn’t really look like one. It sprouts long, strappy, bright green leaves directly from an underground rhizome – and they don’t look like traditional fern leaves at all. Prized for this unique foliage, … Read more

How to Care for a Calathea Orbifolia

How to Care for Calathea Orbifolia

In this guide, I’ll show you how to care for a calathea orbifolia. Calathea orbifolia is a tropical houseplant native to Bolivia. It’s stunning foliage can reach up to 12 inches (30 cm) across. Round, pale green leaves with silvery white stripes and a silver underside make this plant stand out. Moderately fast-growing, plants reach … Read more

How to Take Care of Calathea Ornata (Pinstripe Plant)

Calathea Ornata

TEMPERATURE: 60 – 75 degrees F 18 – 24 degrees C) LIGHT: Low to medium, indirect HUMIDITY: High SAFETY: Nontoxic to cats and dogs DIFFICULTY: Moderate Calathea ornata, also known as Pinstripe Plant, is commonly thought to be a prayer plant. While they are related and both prized for their beautiful foliage, Calathea is a … Read more

Kentia Palm Care Guide: Indoor Care for Kentia/Sentry Palm

Kentia Palm Care Guide

TEMPERATURE: 65 – 75 degrees F (18 -24 degrees C) LIGHT: Low to bright, indirect HUMIDITY: High SAFETY: Non-toxic to cats and dogs DIFFICULTY: Moderate There are two species of plant known as kentia palm – Howea forsteriana and H. belmoreana. They are very similar, but H. forsteriana has wider spaces between the leaflets. H. … Read more