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The Very Best Ornamental Pepper Plant Care Hacks

With “pepper” in the common name, you might assume that these plants are good for eating. That’s partially true. The Ornamental Pepper plant, or Capsicum annuum, is grown specifically for their culinary additions rather than for the taste. Capsicum, the genus that these individuals belong to, contains chilies and peppers. This also includes bell peppers, …

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Rhaphidophora Tetrasperma (Mini Monstera) Best Care Tips

We are big Monstera fans here on Plantophiles, there’s no denying that.  But we certainly do also have lots of love for the Rhaphidophora tetrasperma, which is commonly known as the Mini Monstera and belongs to the Araceae family according to the International Plant Name Index. One quick look at the plant is sure to …

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Philodendron Florida Ghost #1 Care Guide

The Philodendron Florida ghost (Philodendron pedatum) comes from the plant family Araceae. The unique plant is an evergreen hybrid and it’s a vine climber. In fact, the name “Philodendron” means tree hugger in Greek. The stems are a lot longer than other Philodendron plants. The leaves stand out because not all are shaped the same. …

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The Very Best Monstera Dubia Plant Care Guide

(Image credit: Katja Schulz, http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/) We love to watch the Monstera dubia climb up a post. It seems like it can grow on forever. The Monstera dubia is small for a Monstera species. The plant is a vine climber that stands out with its’ unique appearance.       The plant originates from both Central …

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Peperomia Prostrata Care – What no one tells you

If you are a busy plant lover with limited time on your hand for watering your plants and caring for them, peperomia prostrata is an easy-care indoor plant for you. It is spelled pep-er-ROH-mee-uh prost-RA-tuh according to the NC State University. This radiator plant is compact and is an excellent choice for hanging baskets, containers, …

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