Tuesday, August 01, 2017 | Regina Downes | Comments (0)
In this short blog I am going to share with you 5 of the Best Small indoor Pot Plants for our climate, before I begin there is a few important pointers you need to remember when keeping plants indoors
Chlorophytum comosum (Spider Plant/Ribbon Plant)
Perfect in a small hanging basket or pot. Has beautiful soft variegated leaves, throws out lots of small little ribbon/spider plants. This plant is easy to care for and easy to propagate should you want to make more plants from the parent plant. This plant thrives here in the top end. Great plant to brighten up your bathroom or kitchen area.
Sansevieria trifasciata (Mother in law's tongue)
Spathiphyllum wallisii Picasso (Peace lily)
This peace lily will add a splash of colour to your home. It has beautiful deep green glossy leaves painted with splashes of white. Its stunning white flower is an added bonus! This plant requires a very well lit room to thrive. It can be easily divided to make new plants once it has filled its pot to capacity.
This plant is the perfect trailing plant for any house. There are lots of varieties to choose from; from variegated yellow and green foliage, to white and green foliage to just plain green foliage. With this plant you need to remember to keep cutting off the older more mature foliage, as there leaves tend to get bigger if left on the plant. This pot plant is ideal if positioned on a high shelf or cupboard with its foliage left to trial downwards. Ideal in the kitchen/bathroom or lounge areas
Zamioculcas zamiifolia (ZZ Plant)
Another very hardy indoor pot plant. It is a very stylish plant with its deep green glossy foliage.
So easy to grow and maintain.
It’s really hard to kill and is easily split and divided to make new plants from.
Great indoor pot plant for the bathroom.
Caring for your Indoor pot plants
Indoor pot plants usually require minimum care, but they do require some-