Houseplants

Indoor plants provide beauty and entertainment when nature seems quiet and still. 

Norfolk Island Pine makes a great indoor plant is you have the space.  Learn more about growing this tropical tree from a recent Horticulture and Home Pest Newsletter article.

Are your houseplants under attack by insects or disease?  There are several pests that are more noticeable on houseplants during the winter.  To learn more, check out Houseplants Under Attack from ISU Extension.

African violets can bloom indoors year round with the right care.  For an ISU extension publication on African violets, click here.

Consider "greening" your indoor environment.  Watch a recent Gardening in the Zone for more information.


Getting last year's poinsettia to flower

Related Links

Tips for Exhibiting Houseplants

Lighting and Houseplants

African Violets