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Garden Heights Nursery

Plant Care Tips

Strelitzia

Strelitzia

Bird of Paradise

Bright to moderate; would not thrive in a corner or north- facing window

Sansevieria

Sansevieria

Snake Plant, Mother-in-Law’s Tongue

Low to bright (prefers south or west facing window, will tolerate a north or east window)

Ficus

Ficus

Fiddle Leaf Fig, Rubber Tree, several nicknames depending on species

Bright (directly in south or west facing window)

Philodendron

Philodendron

Several, philodendron is a massive family!

Moderate to Bright (east, south, or west facing window; may tolerate a north window depending on species)

Spathiphyllum

Spathiphyllum

Peace Lily

Moderate (east facing window or opposite a south or west facing window)

Aglaonema

Aglaonema

Chinese Evergreen

Low to moderate (i.e. north or east facing window, or opposite a south or west facing window)

Ferns

Ferns

Several, depending on species

Low to moderate; can vary by species but most prefer shade (north or east facing window)

Saintpaulia

Saintpaulia

African Violet

Moderate (perfect for an east facing window, or opposite a south or west)

Schefflera

Schefflera

Umbrella Tree

Moderate to bright (east, south, or west facing windows)

Dracaena

Dracaena

Dragon Tree, Corn Plant, Mass Cane

Low to moderate (i.e. north or east facing window, or opposite a south or west facing window)

Monstera

Monstera

Swiss Cheese Plant, Split-Leaf Philodendron

Moderate to bright (east, south, or west facing window)

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