New World Tropical

"Amaryllis"
(Hippeastrum vittatum)
Family Amaryllidaceae
(Peru)


"Papaya"
(Carica papaya)
Family Caricaceae
(Colombia)

"Angel-wing Begonia"
(Begonia maculata)
Family Begoniacea
(Brazil)

"Brugmansia" or "Toe"
(Brugmansia versicolor)
Family Solanaceae
(Andes Mountain slopes of Ecuador)

"Hooker's Anthurium"
(Anthurium hookeri)
Family Araceae
(Columbia)

"Birdsnest Anthurium"
(Anthurium cubens)
Family Araceae
(Cuba)

"Diffenbachia"
(Dieffenbachia maculata)
Family Araceae
(Columbia, Costa Rica)

"Passion Flower"
(Passiflora caerulea)
Family Passifloraceae
(South America; Brazil)

"Purple Heart"
(Setcreasea purpurea)
Family Commelinaceae
(Mexico)

"Purple Wandering Jew"
(Zebrina tricolor)
Family Commelinaceae
(Mexico)

Cucumber Peperomia
(Peperomia caperata)
Family Piperaceae
(Hondouras)

Watermelon Peperomia
(Peperomia argyreia)
Family Piperaceae(Brazil)

"Swiss Cheese Plant"
(Monstera friedrichsthalii)
Family Araceae
(Costa Rica)

"Heartleaf Philodendron"
(Philodendron scandens)
Family Araceae (Tropical South America; Brazil)

"Finger-leafed Philodendron"
(Philodendron selloum)
Family Araceae
(Tropical South America; Brazil)

"Red-leafed Philodendron"
(Philodendron domesticum) Family Araceae
(Tropical South America, Brazil)

"Parlor Palm"
(Chamaedorea elegans)
Family Arecaceae
(East Guatemala)

"Bottle Palm"
(Beaucarnea recurvata)
Family Agavaceae
(Mexico)

"Texcalamate" or "Lava Fig"
Ficus petiolaris

Family Moraceae
(Mexico)

"Dwarf Neanthe Palm"
(Chamaedorea elegans)Family Palmae
(Guatemala)

Temperate and North America
"English House Ivy"
(Hedera helix)
Family Araliaceae
(Europe)

"Sea Grape" (Coccoloba uvifera)
Family Polygonaceae
(Southeastern US, Central America)

"Saw Palmetto"
(Sabal palmetto)
Family Arecaceae
( Southeastern U S)

"Water Hyacinth"Eichhornia crassipes)
Family Pontederiaceae
(Tropical South America, Florida)

"Yucca" or "Spanish Bayonet"
(Yucca spp.)
Family Agavaceae
(Tropical US, Central America)