Essential know-how for keeping (not killing) more than 160 indoor plants. The Complete Houseplant Survival Manual takes a fun approach to selecting and caring for indoor plants. With personality profiles, growing needs and troubleshooting tips for 160 blooming and foliage varieties, you’ll never kill another plant.
Learn about indoor gardening with an inexpensive supermarket plant. Improve your office air quality with a healthy green companion. Immerse yourself in the tropical lushness of ferns and bromeliads. Whatever you’re looking for in a houseplant – a hip flamingo flower, a delicate orchid, or a sturdy Swedish ivy – you’ll find it here. By Barbara Pleasant. Paperback, 365 pages.