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.
Dipladenia or Mandevilla Splendens is an evergreen plant from South America. It is grown in hanging pots or as a climber helped by tutors. In spring it produces a large amount of pink, red or white flowers in the shape of a trumpet with an intense yellow gorge. These plants can also be grown on land in areas where winter temperatures are fairly mild.
VP/14 H= 40 CM
VP/17 H= 55 CM
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 tree of the central american region where it grows in wetlands like tropical estuaries. In nature it reaches 15 meters in height. The plant is know as chestnut of guiana because it produces edible seeds, eaten roasted or fried.
VP/15 H= 70-75 CM
VP/30 H= 165-175 CM
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.
It’s an arboreal plant native of damp tropical areas. In a pot it can reaches 1,5 meters in height, while in the ground 12 meters. It has very large, shiny and corrugated leaves of green color. The Tineke Elastic Ficus variety with very decorative, creamy foliage is slightly more delicate than the others.
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.