Indoor Gardens: Living with Plants

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Salem House, 1986 - House plants - 128 pages

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Productive windowsills
Grouping houseplants
Hanging houseplants

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Abutilon achimenes African violet Aglaonema alocasia Asparagus densiflorus Asparagus setaceus atmosphere autumn balcony begonias benomyl Billbergia bougainvillea bracts bright light bromeliads bulbs Busy lizzie cacti cacti and succulents Calathea lancifolia Calceolaria callisia capsicums carnivorous plants Celosia Ceropegia woodii chain stores Chamaedorea Chlorophytum Chlorophytum comosum Cissus antarctica climbers Codiaeum variegatum Coleus colour compost containers cool room corms Cryptanthus cyclamen Davallia canariensis deep green Dieffenbachia maculata direct sun display ditions dity dracaena drainage dwarf ensure epiphytic episcias Euphorbia pulcherrima Fatsia fern Ficus Ficus benjamina Ficus elastica Ficus pumila flowering plants flowers fluorescent tubes foliage plants fronds fruits fuchsias fungicide garden centres grey mould growing grown growth hardy hardy plants Hedera Hedera helix height Hibiscus rosa-sinensis high humidity houseplants However humidity Hydrangea macrophylla ideal impatiens indoors Iresine herbstii layer leaf leaves macrame Maranta leuconeura Minimum temperature moist Monstera deliciosa moss Neoregelia carolinae Nephrolepis exaltata peat pelargoniums Peperomia Philodendron Pilea cadierei pink plant propagation plantlets plants need Platycerium bifurcatum polyanthus polythene popular porch potting compost propagated rhizomes Rhododendron simsii rooting powder roots rosette saintpaulias Sansevieria Sansevieria trifasciata Saxifraga stolonifera Scindapsus secateurs Sedum morganianum seeds Senecio shade short-term pot plant soil-based compost spathes species specimen plants sphagnum moss spider plant spraying spring stems Stephanotis Streptocarpus succulent plants suitable summer bedding Swiss cheese plant Syngonium podophyllum tanks tillandsias Tolmiea menziesii trailing trays trellis tubers variegated Variegatum varieties Vriesia warm conditions warm room weeping fig window-sill winter

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