25 Gallon
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Palm / Chinese Fan

Latin Name: TRACHYCARPUS Plant Type: Palm Description: Slow growing palms with deeply cut circular leaves. The trunks are covered with hairs. Origin: Japan, China Environment: Suitable for the home or a greenhouse Foliage: Yes Flowering: No Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires extra care Temperature: 40-65°F, 4-16°C Humidity: Medium humidity Lighting Needs: Does best in low [...]

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Palm / Foxtail

Latin Name: RHYNCHOSTYLIS Plant Type: Orchid Description: Small orchids with leaves in two ranks, flowers in hanging spikes. Origin: Viet Nam, Burma Environment: Suitable only for a greenhouse Foliage: No Flowering: Yes Season: FH Fragrant: Yes Growing Ease: Requires extra care Temperature: 60-85°F, 16-29°C Humidity: High humidity Lighting Needs: Does best in bright indirect sunlight [...]

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Palm / Coconut

Latin Name: COCOS Plant Type: Palm Description: Seedling trees will give a number of years of use before getting too big for most situations. Origin: India, Malaya Environment: Suitable only for a greenhouse Foliage: Yes Flowering: No Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires a little extra care Temperature: 60-85°F, 16-29°C Humidity: Medium humidity Lighting Needs: Does [...]

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Palm / Areca

Latin Name: Dypsis lutescens Plant Type: Palm Description: Cluster palms with trunks eventually about four inches (10cm) diameter. Usually sold as multiple plants in a pot, giving dense foliage with a golden color to the stalks of the leaves and their sheathing bases. Origin: Madagascar Environment: Suitable for the home or a greenhouse Foliage: Yes [...]

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Tibouchina / Tree (STD)

Latin Name: TIBOUCHINA Plant Type: Shrub Description: Shrubs, most of them large but able to be pruned, producing large blue-purple flowers at the branch tips. Origin: Brazil Environment: Suitable only for a greenhouse Foliage: No Flowering: Yes Season: IL Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires a little extra care Temperature: 50-75°F, 10-24°C Humidity: Medium humidity Lighting [...]

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Black Olive

Latin Name: Olea Europaea Description: Few trees enjoy the historical fame and legend of the ancient Olive tree. These evergreen trees, known botanically as Olea Europaea, have been cultivated since before recorded history. The fruit and oil have played a significant role in the development of civilization, and the tree’s importance is well documented by [...]

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Sweet Bay

Latin Name: Laurus nobilis Plant Type: Herb, Tree Description: Leaves dark green and shiny. The tree stands shaping well to make a column or grow in a less formal manner. Uses: culinary, decorative shrubs, potpourri Origin: Asia Minor Environment: Suitable only for a greenhouse Foliage: Yes Flowering: Yes Season: GI Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires [...]

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Wax Myrtle

Latin Name: Myrica cerifera Common Names: southern bayberry, southern wax myrtle, wax myrtle Family: Myricaceae Description This beautiful native tree grows in abundance at my place in Florida’s panhandle. It is semi-evergreen where the winters are frosty but here it is evergreen. This popular plant has an attractive rounded form and is commonly used in [...]

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Pigeon Plum

Latin Name: Rivina humilis Plant Type: Perennial Description: Upright to a height of four feet (120cm). Small flowers in scattered clusters form bright red fruits. Origin: West Indies Environment: Suitable for the home or a greenhouse Foliage: No Flowering: Yes Season: EG Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires a little extra care Temperature: 50-75°F, 10-24°C Humidity: [...]

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Sago / King

Latin Name: Cycas revoluta Plant Type: Cycad Description: Stems two to four feet tall (60-120cm) produce an umbrella of leaves at the top with tiny flowers in spike lets at the center of the rosette. Origin: South Japan, Java Environment: Suitable only for a greenhouse Foliage: Yes Flowering: No Fragrant: No Growing Ease: Requires a [...]