Begonia Maculata Care: How to Grow Polka Dot Begonia (Wightii)

begonia maculata

Begonia maculata is also called the polka dot begonia due to its silver-spotted leaves. The silvery spots on the dark, olive-green angel wing-shaped leaves create striking foliage. This eye-catching houseplant is relatively easy to care for indoors. The spotted begonia—also called ‘Wightii’—must be one of the most dramatic indoor plants you can grow.

The Best Shower Plants to Keep in Your Bathroom (Low Light, No Light) – With Pictures

shower plants

The best shower plants for your bathroom are houseplants that thrive in low-light and very humid conditions. Many indoor plants grow well in bathrooms where they can improve aesthetics and create a natural, almost tropical environment. Most bathrooms usually have less light than standard rooms—some bathrooms may even be windowless. Filtered sunlight or artificial light and steam from the shower create a unique growing environment for many “bathroom plants.”

The Best Bedroom Plants (With Pictures and Names)

Bedroom Plants

A few well-chosen plants in your bedroom can create a natural, peaceful, relaxing environment. The best bedroom plants are generally houseplants that thrive in low-light and ideally need little maintenance. Some flowerings plants such as peace lilies and orchids are also excellent choices to add color to your bedroom. You can also choose trailing indoor plants such as pothos, ferns, or hoyas to grow in hanging baskets.

Indoor Plants That Don’t Need Sunlight (With Houseplant Pictures)

low light indoor plants

Many houseplants grow well without sunlight—or, at least in low-light conditions without direct sunlight. Many tropical plants adapt well to indoor conditions because they naturally grow in environments where there’s not a lot of light. Some beautiful easy care indoor plants survive with a minimal amount of natural light that is supplemented by artificial light.

Monstera Adansonii Care: How to Grow Swiss Cheese Plant

Swiss cheese plant

Monstera Adansonii is a type of tropical climbing vine that is a popular indoor houseplant. Also called a Swiss cheese vine, Five-Holes Plant, or Monkey Mask, the Monstera adansonii has large ovate leaves with oval holes in them. Unlike the Monstera deliciosa, the circular holes don’t develop in to split leaves. These tropical houseplants are easy to care for at home.

Monstera Deliciosa Care: How to Grow Swiss Cheese Plant (Monstera)

Swiss Cheese Plant

Monstera Deliciosa—also called Swiss cheese plant—is a tropical climbing vine plant with large glossy green leaves. The most recognizable feature of the Swiss cheese plant is the heart-shaped leaves with deep splits or perforations. These splits start as small holes that resemble the holes in Swiss cheese. It is easy to care for this large tropical plant at home.

Unique, Cool, and Unusual Houseplants You Need to Grow (With Pictures)

Unique, Cool, and Unusual Houseplants

Many houseplants are easy to grow indoors and bring a wonderful touch of nature and greenery to any room. Some of the coolest, most unusual, and unique indoor plants have a natural aesthetic appeal. Glossy green foliage, colorful leaves, weird and wonderful shapes, and funny growing habits all add to the beauty of many rare and uncommon aesthetic houseplants.

Drought Tolerant Plants That Don’t Need Water (Or Very Little Water)

Drought Tolerant Plants

Drought tolerant plants are ideal for keeping your yard looking green and colorful even in dry, arid climates. Many plants don’t need a lot of water and can even thrive on neglect. You can find aesthetic low-water plants that are excellent for ornamental gardens, rock gardens, or as flowering border or landscape plants. If you are the forgetful type, then you can look for indoor plants that need little water and care.

Coleus Care: How to Grow Colorful Coleus Plant Indoors and Outdoors


Coleus plants are well-known for their beautiful foliage that enhance garden borders and brighten up rooms as potted houseplants. All types of coleus are easy to care for if they get enough light and moisture. Their leaves come in all sorts of colors, such as yellow, purple, lime green, dark red, and bright pink. Some variegated varieties have stunning combinations of contrasting colors.

Moon Cactus Care: Guide For Growing Colorful Grafted Cactus (Gymnocalycium Mihanovichii)

grafted Cactus

Moon cactus is a type of grafted cactus with a colorful ball-shaped top. These colorful cacti have become popular small houseplants that are very easy to care for. The cactus top is usually bright red, yellow, pink, or orange colors. This colorful top gives the appearance of a brightly-colored cactus flower. Some of these colorful cactus plants have multi-colored or variegated tops—but all have clusters of small, sharp spines running down the curved veins.