The world of indoor flowers is huge. Every year it is replenished with new indoor plants. What are they and what kinds of species are they? Let's try to understand these issues.
All existing plant species are assembled into families, and those into groups. They are united by the rules of care, reproduction, they can differ in type, appearance, but have similar characteristics.
What are houseplants, which families exist?
There are several large groups of indoor plants. It:
Remember, what are houseplants, their names, it is impossible.
Therefore, for convenience, all plants can be conditionally divided into ornamental plants, ornamental flowers, succulents and cacti, fruit types.
All the representatives of the group, with proper care, are able to maintain their decorative qualities for many years. Practically all year round there are green leaves. Decorative house plants what are?
This group includes the most diverse families:
In each genus there are several representatives, which are classified as decorative-deciduous.
All indoor plants that bloom for a long timetime with beautiful flowers, refer to ornamental flowering. This group includes plants of different genera. It may be some representatives of the Gesnerian, orchid, begonias.
The image will help you figure out what houseplants are. The photo will show one of the most attractive and common types of ornamental flowering plants.
Cacti and succulents are also indoorplants. What are the representatives of this type? This includes all types of indoor plants that are highly resistant to drought. The most beautiful and still rare are species and hybrid adeniums. And more often at lovers of indoor flowers there are different varieties of Kalanchoe, Aloe, Agave, Tolstianka, Euphorbia, Guernia, Haworthia.
This is a relatively small group, in whichseveral plants grown at home. Fruit house plants what are? These are lemons, mandarins, pomegranates, pineapples, kiwi, peppers. Recently, new varieties of eggplants, tomatoes and cucumbers have been bred by breeders, which can be grown in room conditions. Connoisseurs of natural food on their windowsills grow micro-green, bows.
When choosing a plant, it is necessary to consider itfeatures of cultivation. Some of the indoor flowers love the sun, while others under direct sunlight receive severe burns and lose their decorative effect. There are plants that are located on the northern windows, shade-tolerant. Some plants have an unusual flavor. It can come not only from the flowers themselves, but also from leaves, stems. One such are pelargonium, geranium, hibiscus, indoor roses, citrus fruits. In the latter, the aroma comes from the leaves, if they are slightly rubbed.