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Leave your woes behind and come stroll through our beautiful greenhouses any time of year. Our wide selection of lush foliage plants is available year 'round. Many popular varieties in various sizes are wonderful accents for home or office. We'll be happy to help you select the best choices for your specific environment.

Just Arrived: Orchids

Phalaenopsis Orchids

Enjoy the beauty and elegance of orchids in your home.

Phalaenopsis orchids, or "moth orchids" are some of the easiest for the beginner. Their easy culture and long lasting blooms make them a popular choice. They will thrive in mid to warm temperatures and how light. Here are some tips for success...

Light: 6 hours of filtered sun or bright shade daily
Water: Keep the bark planting mix moist, but not soggy. Drain excess water from saucer. Always use distilled water or rain water, as minerals in tap or well water will damage your orchid
Humidity: Orchids should have 50% humidity. If your home is dry, use humidity trays.
Temperature: Daytime 70 degrees, nighttime 65 degrees.
Fertilizer: Fertilize weekly with a dilute (1/2 recommended strength) fertilizer solution for orchids. Orchids planted in bark require a high ratio of nitrogen to phosphorus and potassium (30-10-10 or 15-5-5).


SUGGESTED FOLIAGE PLANTS

Low Light (50-100 foot candles)

crotonArrowhead Vine - Syngonium podophyllium

Bamboo Palm - Chanaedorea erumpens

Boston Fern - Nephrolepis "Bostoniensis"

Cast Iron Plant - Aspidistra cliator

Chinese Evergreen - Aglaomena "Emerald Beauty"

Corn Plant - Dracaena fragrans massangeana

Golden Pothos - Epipremnum aureum

Jade Pothos - Epipremnum aureum "Tropic Green"

Janet Craig - Dracaena deremensis "Janet Craig"

palmKentia Palm - Howeia fosteriana

Neanthe Bella Palm - Chamaedorea elegans

Peace Lily - Spathiphyllum "Mauna Loa Supreme"

Peace Lily - Spathiphyllum wallisii

Silver Queen - Aglaonema "Silver Queen"

Snake Plant (variegated) - Sansivieria trifasciate "Laurentii"

Warneckei (variegated) - Dracaena deremensis

 

MEDIUM LIGHT (111-250 foot candles)

Fig Tree - Ficus benjamina

Balfour Aralia - Polyscias balfouriana "Blackie"

scheffleraBromeliads - Bromelia

Chinese Fan Palm - Livistona chinensis

Croton - Codiaeum variegatum "Norma"

Dragon Tree - Dracaena marginata

Grape Leaf Ivy - Cissus rhombifolia "Mandaina"

Hawaiian Ming Aralia - Polyscias fruticosa

Hawaiian Schefflera - Schefflera arboricola

Lady Jane - Anthirium scherzerianum

Lady Palm - Rhapis excelsa

Norfolk Island Pine - Araucaria heterophylla

Spider Plant - Chorphytum comosum "Vittatum"

Triumph Dieffenbachia - Dieffenbachia amoena "Triumph"

Umbrella Tree - Schefflera actinophylia "Amate"

 

HIGH LIGHT (200+ foot candles)

ficusCactus

False Aralia - Dizgothea eleantissima

Fiddle Leaf Fig - Ficus Lyrata

Palm - most varieties except those listed above

Rubber Tree - Ficus elastica "Decore"

 

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