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NOT PERMITTED INTO WA Picasso Spathiphyllum is extremely sought after and difficult to source amongst indoor plant collectors at the moment. It has highly prized variegation that sets this one apart from all other varieties of spathiphyllum that are what this plant is famous for. If left to grow in the correct conditions, this plant will multiply or clump up nicely over the years to come, as shown in the gallery of images. The plant you are buying measures approx 30cm in height from soil level and about 15cm in width. Variegation is random on each leaf and differs between each plant....
Philodendron florida is a hybrid between Philodendron squamiferum and Philodendron pedatum. This one is a climber so it will really do well if you provide it with a totem pole to encourage leaves to mature. Plant in the photo is the one that is being offered for sale. It currently measures approx 15cm in height and width.
Aspidistra Elatior “Milky Way”
Aspidistra elatior ‘milky way’ is an old-fashioned and rarely seen variant of the cast iron plant with yellow polka dots on leaves that are shiny and much more narrow that the normal variety of this plant. The plant you are buying measures 15 cm in height and 20cm in width with a similar mount of leaves as the plant depicted in the photo. This one is a stunner for any indoor plant collector or lover of all things unusual in the plant world. Milky way is an ideal choice for the darker spot in the house compared to other indoor...
Sansevieria Masoniana - Whale Fin Snake Plant-Paddle Plant
PERMITTED INTO WA AS OF 16 APRIL 2019 YAY! This is not your typical variety of snake plant, with leaves that are wider and more "paddle shaped" than your typical and more common snake plant, many consider this plant to also resemble a whale fin in appearance. Very difficult to source, this one is for the collector. Please note that these have been recovered from a very old garden and are not in mind, commercial nursery condition. What I mean by this is that each plant will reflect what is has been exposed to outdoors in a tropical garden, which...
Pothos Snow Queen
A gorgeous variegated variety of the devils ivy or pothos family, snow queen has a luscious colour combination of emerald green and white on each leaf, with a trailing or cascading habit as it grows. The plant you are buying is approx 17cm in height from soil level and 15 cm across and prefers a moist but well drained potting mix. Snow queen likes bright but indirect light and would benefit from being fertilised during the warmer months. The plant will be shipped bare rooted, wrapped in sphagnum moss, surrounded in bubble wrap and taped securely to minimise movement during...
Rhaphidophora Tetrasperma - Minni Monstera
This one is a must for the indoor plant collector. Neither a Philodendron or a Monstera, it is a member of the aroid family and is a native of Thailand and Malaysia. To get the best out of this plant, it is strongly suggest you grown this one with the support of a totem, and in warmer weather, can grow relatively quickly. A rare vining aroid, it likes to be placed in a warm, brightly lit spot with filtered or indirect sunlight. Be careful not to over water, only doing so when the top 2 -3 cm of soil is...
Peperomia rotundifolia | String of Turtles
WILL NOT SHIP THIS PLANT TO WA AS POSTAL DELAYS ARE 7 BUSINESS DAYS AND THIS PLANT WILL BE ROTTEN MUSH WHEN IT ARRIVES A super cute and in demand member of the peperomia family, this one is hard to come by. The leaves are approx 1cm in diameter when mature with a brownish variegation. As it grows it cascades over the edges of the pot, which would make it an ideal plant for a macrame hanging pot or something equally as pretty. The pattern on the foliage resembles a tiny sea turtle shell. Peperomia routundifolia thrives in a brightly...
Oxalis triangularis | Purple Shamrock | False shamrock
Oxalis triangularis, commonly called 'purple shamrock' or 'false shamrock' due to its triangular leaves of deep purple, is a very good houseplant for the beginner This plant is photophilic, which means that when the light at the end of the day begins to reduce, the foliage of this plant folds up for the night, re-opening again in the morning. Each plant measures approx 10cm in height and 5cm in width. PLEASE NOTE THAT MY EXPERIENCE HAS SHOWN THAT THIS PLANT IS VERY LIKELY AND/OR GUARANTEED TO GO LIMP DURING POSTAGE BUT SHOULD RECOVER QUICKLY IF POTTED UP QUICKLY AND KEPT MOIST UPON ARRIVAL....
Indian Rope Hoya
The foliage on this slow growing hoya is sensational. All at the same time the leaves are thick, twisted, curly and cupped and pure green. It will draw attention from everyone but patience is indeed a virtue with this plant. Each plant measures approx 10cm in length from soil level.
Another member of the Aspadistra family or cast iron plant but this one has a twist, gorgeous stripes of white set against the background of dark green. Each plant measures approx 30 to 40cm in height from soil level. The plant will be shipped bare rooted, wrapped in sphagnum moss, surrounded in bubble wrap and taped securely within a large postage tube to minimise movement during transit. Please note that some damage can occur during transit on occasions, despite my best efforts to package our plants ready for travel. I hope you understand if that does by chance occur.
Epipremnum aureum "Marble Queen"-variegated white and green pothos
With lush, attractively marbled, heart-shaped leaves carried on trailing stems, this tropical plant is ideal for a warm spot indoors that is brightly lit. A vary hard to find member of the pothos family, this variety is at the top of most devils ivy collector's wish lists for its stunning white and green variegation Each plant measures approx 10cm in height from soil level.
These guys have ems that almost resemble a zebra or tiger in terms of patterning on their petioles (stems). We also love them for their stunning narrow and sharply pointed arrow-shaped foliage. Please note, depending on conditions, may go dormant in cooler months. Each plant measures approx 20 to 25cm in height from soil level and have between 2 or up to 3 leaves each.
Ficus binnendijkii "Alii XL Petite" | Dwarf Sabre Leafed Fig | Long Leaf Fig
The long narrow leaves are naturally glossy and taper to a point to resemble a spear. It produces a mass of dense green foliage but as it matures, it may drop its lower leaves revealing a bare woody trunk. This particular variety is slow growing and has a strong resistance to leaf drop and lower light levels. Ficus Alii Petite is ideal as a container plant indoors and out. Great for patios, pool areas or to create a tropical look. It can be grown as a small tree or hedge and can be pruned into a topiary shape. Ficus Alii...
Cissus Ellen Danica
Cissus ‘Ellen Danica’ is a stunning option, often overlooked by most as an ideal choice for an indoor plant. A fast growing plant with masses of shiny, green, oak-shaped leaves which can be trained to grow upwards or cascade down. This one is ideal for a beginner who wants maximum impact with low care requirements and has been happily living here at Home of Houseplants in a room that gets moderate to low level filtered light. Best watered after a short period of drying out, this plant likes to live in a potting mix that drains well. Fertilise regularly during...
Iron Bark Totem
These iron bark totems are just the thing to support vigorous indoor plants that need to grow upwards. Unlike the coir poles on offer at most nurseries and garden centres, these are the real deal and what has been in the past, the preferred choice of gardeners to really showcase their indoor plants. SORRY BUT NOT AVAILABLE FOR WA, TAS or NT. Each pole measures approx 60cm in length, approx 3cm in thickness and approx 5.5cm in width.
Philodendron bipennifolium | Horsehead Philodendron
Large, 46cm in length when mature foliage, that displays shiny, olive green, leathery leaves in the shape of a violin or a horse's head. Whether growing up tree trunks or potted totem poles, fiddle leaf philodendron provides neat, evergreen, glossy foliage with a tropical appeal. The stems are an attractive light brown with long tendrils. This one is great for beginners and is very vigorous. Does best when provided with a totem to support its upward, vining growth habit. Each plant measures approx 30cm in diameter and 30 to 40cm
Philodendron squamiferum | red bristle
Philodendron squamiferum is a rare species from tropical rain forests in South America. It has attractive, evergreen foliage with long red bristled petioles that are soft to touch. Suited to free draining, moist potting mix and situated in filtered light. Water when soil feels dry or plant starts to droop. Each plant measures approx 20 cm in height and approx 20 cm in width.
Singapore Sling Cast Iron Plant | Aspidistra yingjianggensis
Singapore sling is the tallest of the cast iron plant family and it has larger polka dots or spots than the Aspidistra "milky way". As with all members in the cast iron plant family, this one will thrive on neglect and will tolerate lower levels of light. An excellent one for the beginner because of these qualities but just be careful not to overwater. Will clump and thicken over time. Each plant measures approx 30cm in height from soil level.
Aeschynanthus Radicans Curly Lipstick Plant
Lipstick Plants are an old favourite as an indoor plant being able to do well provided there is a good amount of bright light available. Flowers are produced sporadically and are a deep maroon colour with an elongated tube that ends with a brighter red bloom, resembling a lipstick in appearance. These plants are small and measure 5cm in height from soil level and approx 5cm across.
Small vintage brass hanging planter plus ornate wall hook-dead stock
Sooooo, I was fortunate enough to source a large quantity of new in box, dead stock from the 1980's. What this means that these are new but have been stored for over 30 years. They come in the box and are wrapped. These gorgeous brass planters are curved, with a plain finish to them. Starting to get a but of that lovely patina to them. The height is approx 8cm and the top diameter is approx 11cm. The come with three holes to hang a matching gold chain which then is to be hung from the ornate and beautifully detailed...