This medium to large tree fern from Australia is single-stemmed, with a tall trunk and an umbrella-like crown of large fronds covered in prickly hairs. This fern does best in shady, wind protected areas.
Snake plants, sometimes referred to as mother-in-law's-tongue, are some of the toughest plants you can find. They are one of the best plants to clean indoor air, especially for people with allergies. Whether indoors, in your garden or on your balcony, these spiky beauties lends themselves to being grouped with other plants for striking contrast.
These extremely popular, undemanding, houseplants is one of todays 'it' plants. They grace the pages of magazines and instagram. They prefer lots of bright filtered light and should be kept away from drafts. They grow outdoors in a sub-tropical climate and should therefore be kept indoors or on a protected patio in the Western Cape.
A compact, low maintenance choice that can be used both indoors and outdoors. Unlike other philodendron, this is not a climber, instead it grows in a mounded shape, often becoming wider than it is tall.
This Danielle is a graceful Weeping Fig with rich, dark green variegated leaves. It is perfect for a corner in the home or office. This simple, low maintenance houseplant will give you lovely, dense foliage and air-purifying, indoor greenery.
Ficus Benjamina 'Danielle Variegata'
1.5-2m H x 50-75cm W
Sun - Semi-shade
String of Dolphins | Senecio Peregrinus Hanging Basket
'Cwebe' is a more upright version of 'Sprengeri' with very graceful, upright, arching fronds with long needle-like leaves. The young fronds are a very attractive copper colour. This is the only cultivar that does not like sun and should be grown in light shade.
Hope is a soft succulent with light green, round foliage that is slightly thicker than most other peperomia varieties. These easy to care for beauties are ideal to bring a modern dash of colour to your interior space.
Fatsia Japonica is a tropical plant that can be grown in the garden, outdoor containers or as an indoor plant. It has big glossy dark green leaves and cream flowers in summer. Also called false castor oil plant. Makes a bold statement in patio containers.
A succulent, evergreen trailing vine with dainty heart-shaped leaves, marbled with shades of silver and green on the top, and green to purple on the undersides. Bears small pinkish flowers and aerial tubers, which forms at the nodes along the delicate pink stems. Allow the soil to almost dry out before watering. In winter, water very sparingly.
Snake plants, sometimes referred to as mother-in-law's-tongue, are some of the toughest plants you can find. Whether indoors, in your garden or on your balcony, these spiky beauties with green and silver leaves can put up with almost anything. .
This stunning rubber plant grows sculptural deep-green leaves from a thin central trunk. The Rubber Plant is easy to care for and will be happy in any bright room and is sure to make a statement due to its height. *Toxic to cats and dogs
When grown indoors, the plants are normally pruned to keep them in the 1 - 2m range. This lovely variety of the weeping fig known as the Ficus Benjamina displays an architectural braided stem. An impressive plume of dark green glossy leaves giving a wonderful canopy effect. The Benjamina need a well lit position in the home or office to achieve best results.
A very popular flowering houseplant, with glossy oval leaves that emerge from the ground. With enough light, your Peace lily will produce striking white flowers starting in the early summer, blooming throughout the year in the right conditions. A good air purifier.
Ficus elastica 'Ruby' is a tender evergreen tree species, with glossy & leathery oval leaves in dark green, variegated with hints of pink and cream. Place in medium indirect light, but Ruby will need some bright light to keep her variegated leaves. This plant filters toxins, purifying the air.
An extremely low maintenance plant ideal for indoors and popular for its architectural foliage. Has slightly more compact, but still upright, bladed foliage with striking contrasted foliage. A superb air purifier for indoor spaces..
This tropical beauty will make a statement indoors or on a sheltered patio, with it's deep green leaves pointing upwards to reveal dark purple undersides. Keep in a warm, brightly lit location, but avoid direct sunlight.
Alocasia Macrorrhiza Rubra
1 - 1.5m H
Bright, indirect light
Green Flame Fern | Microsorum Punctatum 'Green Flame'
The foliage of this stunning fern looks like emerald green flames. An easy to care for houseplant, but do water regularly. Ideal for a window sill with filtered light or a humid spot in the house or office.
Asparagus Falcatus is an evergreen thorny creeper. The sickle-shaped leaves are shiny and dark green. Small fragrant white flowers will bloom from early spring to summer, followed by small red berries in winter, which will attract birds. The seed is round and black. Can also be used as an indoor plant, keep in bright, indirect light.
This striking bonsai with thick exposed roots and oval-shaped, dark green leaves, are a popular choice for Bonsai beginners. The leaves grow densely, creating a thick canopy over the bulbous trunk. Requires little maintenance.
These popular houseplants will be of major value to your living room. Its eye-catching, waxy heart-shaped spates, breathes an exotic and tropical atmoshere. The Anthurium blossoms constantly, so that you always have a flowering plant. Popular with florists the world over.
Coffea Arabica is not only grown for its coffee beans, but it is also a very popular Indoor Plant. This evergreen broadleaf tree, will produce greenish-yellow or cream coloured flowers, followed with reddish berries. Each of these berries contains two seeds, which eventually become the coffee beans you use to brew coffee. Even though the coffee tree is a vigorous grower, it will take several years before it produces flowers and fruit.
A good shade tree with shining leaves that are leathery in texture and a rich, deep green colour. Only suitable for very large, subtropical gardens, as its vigorous root system is very invasive. Also a good container plant for indoor or outdoor use.
Crispy Wave is a lovely tender evergreen fern with bright green, pleated and sword-shaped leaves. The high air purification qualities make this fern an ideal indoor plant for home or office. Prefers medium indirect light. Easy to care for.