Plant foliage. Plant identification by their leaves. Proven winners plantsbeautiful beds pots and containers start here proven winners plants are preferred by both new and experienced gardeners because a better garden starts with a better plant. The swiss cheese plant is an exciting foliage plant to grow and reaches well over 6 ft tall when grown indoors. Native to south africa jade plants are succulents that retain water in their round green leaves.
Plants with variegated foliage have leaves that are edged or patterned with different colours in the form of splashes spots stripes or intricate patterns. The foliage of rex begonias can be swirled spotted or spiraled thick ruffled or winged. Plants perform best when grown within their hardiness zones. A plant has to tolerate the coldest and hottest temperatures in a zone to return year after year.
Bitterweed any plant in the genus ambrosia especially ambrosia artemisiifolia artemisia trifida helenium amarum blackberry rubus spp rubus pensilvanicus rubus occidentalis hispid swamp blackberry rubus hispidus. Theyre easy going since succulent plants go dormant if they dont get enough water. White cream silver and gold are the most common colours but you can also find vibrant shades of purple pink orange or red. That doesnt stop you from growing them both as houseplants and in the garden.
Plants that give off instant jungle vibes like the spider plant are having a serious moment right now according to marino. The absolute highest zone in the country is 13 and the coldest is 1. If they do get water they start to rehydrate and grow says neil mattson an associate professor in the horticulture department at cornell university. And theyre super easy to care for says vassilkioti.
As with so many fantastic foliage plants rex begonias are tropical plants. Although it does flower and produces edible fruit the main attraction is the glossy green leaves that grow fairly tall.