Spontaneous in some oriental areas (South China, Japan and Taiwan), so named in honor of the danish botanist Jacob Christian Scheffler. Rustic plant that also adapts to moderate nocturnal temperatures.
Native plant of Mexico named as Christmas starand and belonging to the Euphorbiaceae family. It’s a photoperiodic plant so it flourishes only with a certain number of light hours (8-9 at most) while in the other hours it should be in the dark. The Christmas Star is a plant that lives well in a fairly range of temperatures, between 14 and 22 ° C. He likes airy environments but no air currents.
VP/10 H= 20 CM
VP/12 H= 25 CM
VP/14 H= 40 CM
VP/17 H= 20 CM
Native plant of South Africa; there are a lot of varieties with simple flowers and duble flowers, in mild climate regions it can be cultivate outdoors, it’s sufficent that the temperature does not drop below 5°-7°C.
Native plant of damp areas of Asiatic South-east (Sri Lanka, New Guinea and Indonesia). Microsorum is an ornamental fern easy to be cultived and resistant to drought.
His hair is particularly original, hard and anarchic, in various shapes. The Microsorum plant is also called fern kangaroo for his stems that look like kangaroo paws.
Native plants from equatorial forest of Brazil and Guyana where they grow in shady places of the undergrowth. The leaves have the peculiarity to remain erect during the night and bend during the day to maintain humidity. They are fast growing plants for which they are indicated for those who have low patience with plants and want to see immediately the results . The optimal temperatures for a good cultivation of Maranta are between 20 ° C and 28 ° C.
Arboreal species of India and Burma. It has a single tall trunk up to over 2 meters if it grown in a pot, with large oval, shiny and leathery leaves. The ficus family includes more than 800 species native of tropical and sub tropical regions, but they adapt to different situations. They are all very elegant plants and some are cultivated in apartement. for the beauty of their leaves.