Top Ten houseplants Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Houseplants Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Beefsteak Begonia
With its big lily-pad leaves and delicate pink blooms, the Beefsteak Begonia is subtle but lovely.

2. Houseplants for the Beginner and Beyond
Learn how to collect, propagate, and restart plants. Learn to choose plants for the beginner, and learn good plant care, and how to diagnose when a plant is sick.

3. Mother-of-Thousands
This plant has the interesting talent of having live offspring instead of setting seed. It's prolific nature is what earned it the title "Mother-of-Thousands".

4. Non-Toxic Houseplants
If you have pets or small children in your home, know they are safe from harm with these non-toxic houseplants.

5. Persian Shield
This plant makes for a great specimen if you've got lots of space and not a lot of light. What it lacks in flowers, it more than makes up for with its showy purple leaves.

6. Ficus Elastica, the Rubber Tree
How to grow the ever-popular Rubber Tree, Ficus elastica.

7. Indoor Banana Trees
Bananas are a hot trend in potted plants. What should you know before you purchase one?

8. Chenille Plant
What is that neat plant with the fuzzy red flowers dangling from it? It must be the Chenille Plant, a long-time favorite! If you are thinking of adding this wonderfully fun plant to your home, here is all you need to know about getting it to thrive.

9. Purple Heart
If you're looking for color, and lots of it, check out the foliage on this beauty!

10. Jade Plant
Jade is a distinctive plant that is simple to grow. Adding a Jade to your collection will be even more enjoyable when you know exactly how to care for it.

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