Name: African Violet (Saintpaulia) Type: Perennial Growth habit: Compact, upright (some varieties somewhat trailing) fuzzy-leafed plant with colorful blossoms. Most often seen in homes and offices as a decorative plant. Light Level: Prefers bright indirect light and even will even grow in environments with entirely florescent lighting. Water: Generously, but allow soil to dry out […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Name: Swedish Ivy (Plectranthus verticillatus) Type: Perennial Growth habit: Most of us are familiar with Swedish Ivy (also known by the common name “Creeping Charlie”) as a houseplant, though in some warmer climates it is an outside plant grown in the garden or as a wild ground cover. Its foliage is leathery but brittle, almost […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.