Why Not Grow Some Achimenes Plants?

Beautiful blooming Achimenes plant

Achimenes like the same care and culture as African violets and are equally rewarding. By comparison with the achimenes, the African violet is just an infant. First introduced to England

Yellowing Spider Plants – Why?

spider plant with yellow and brown leaves

Chlorophytum comosum (kloh-roh-FY-tum kom-OH-sum) is one of the most resilient plants out there. So when something goes wrong, it can catch you off-guard. These natives of South Africa were one

Maranta Leuconeura Care

potted maranta leuconeura

When you think of prayer plants, you’re probably either picturing a Maranta or Calathea. Both come from the Marantaceae family and have a similar appearance and behavior. One of the

How Often to Water Dracaena Plants?

Dracaena Corn Plant being watered with a shower head

Native to Southeast Asia, Dracaena plants are one of the most common household plants worldwide. With its dark green leaves spilling from the top, the Dracaena is one of the

What Causes Rotting Leaves On Christmas Cactus?

fusarium fungus Christmas cactus

The most important disease-causing problem for the Christmas cactus plant is caused by a fungus – Fusarium oxysporum. Stem lesions are water-soaked initially and rapidly enlarge to reddish-brown areas which