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Your house is a oasis of healthy air and beauty if you decide to decorate it with exotic plants!

In a previous article we learned about beautiful flowers which can endure heat in Dubai. Today we will concentrate on exotic indoor plants which will transform our house completely.

Any house is far more beautiful with plants decorating it. Plants clean the air, perfume the house and aesthetically are really a wonderful decoration item. 

See also: Flowers for your Garden

Orchid – Disocactus Ackermannii: This plant is a forest type cactus that enjoys humidity. It will take you a little time until it finally starts to bloom but the waiting is all for your happiness. It is at first a little picky but if you take good care of it, will beautify your home for years. It blooms multi-petalled bright funnel shaped flowers which can achieve 4 to 6 inches. Being a tropical cactus, it needs watered frequently.The flowers have shades of bright red with yellow stamens in the center. The blooming happens in the middle of the Spring and once the flower appears, it remains open day and night.

Hawaiian Tī Plant – Cordyline Fruticosa: This great exotic house plant is perfect because of its colorful leafs. It prefers bright light, warm temperature and high humidity levels in order to grow naturally and to produce flowers. They easily adapt indoor and they love tropical conditions. Ti plant prouds itself with little whitish or pink fantastic flowers, but it will bloom only with the perfect condition. But not the flowers are its jewel but the leaves which are impressive. Be very careful if you have pets, because the plant is toxic for dogs and cats. During Spring and Fall when it’s the growing season add a diluted fertilizer every 2 weeks.

One Colored Paphiopedilum Concolor: This is a plant native to SE Asia, a wonderful orchid that grows very easily indoors if you offer her the correct care and good conditions. The flowers is one of the most interesting you’ve ever seen and it will live to 8 weeks. People also know it as the ” Lady’s slipper plant” because of a slipper shaped lip flower. This flower is extremely elegant with the dark green leather textured and oblong shaped leaves which have grayish green smears. The flower which will bloom has 2-3 inches in diameter with two petals like wings. If you decide to select this flower you need to be patient with it until it fully blooms. The flower doesn’t rush to totally bloom, but when it finally does you will be enchanted by its beauty. Use a balanced fertilizer once a week. It can be a weak liquid or a powered one.

See also: Maintain your lawn

THE FLOWERING MAPLE PLANT: Comes from the Abutilon genus of plant which grows to approximately 5ft tall and the flowers are amazingly elegant in shape of a bell. The leaves are a maple type dark green and the flowers are a bell shaped which can have a different colors like red, yellow, pink or white. During spring you can expect to see many of this bells flowers. They like sunshine and bright rooms so it would be a good idea to put them near a window. If once in a while put them outside they won’t mind at all. You should frequently water it especially if you live in a hot area.

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These indoor plants will surely beautify your house and they will make feel much better. It is a proved fact that flowers give you energy and make you a better person. Decorate your house with indoor plants.

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Make your garden even more elegant!

I know how much you love your garden and most of all how important it  is for you that is why today I will present you some interesting flowers for your garden which can resist at high temperatures so they are perfect for Emirate.

Because the garden is the first image of your house you should plant interesting flowers, that kind of spectacular flowers which take your breath away.

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Maintain your lawn!

The flower with which I would begin it’s called Amaranthus (amaranth) and it measures 18 inches to 6 feet depending on the species. You can find it in red, orange, gold, green, purple and it can’t tolerate wet soil or shade, it really loves sun and heat so it is just perfect for a colorful garden.

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Next flower reflects grace and femininity. Looks so majestic and graceful, perfect for an elegant garden. I simply love it. Gazania hybrids which heights 6 to 15 inches, can be found in red, pink, bronze, orange or yellow, perfect for hot areas and windy spots. This little beauty can’t tolerate rain, wet soils or humidity. Take good care of it.

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This next delicate flower is one of my favorites. Looks so delicate and feminine that I somehow feel like represents me. I think it is perfect for a garden that wants to be appreciated for its beauty. Ipomoea quamoclit or cypress vine heights 6 to 35 feet having a scarlet color. It is very easy to grow it from seeds and it self-sows. What it is so perfect at this flower is that it can tolerate almost any temperatures.

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Impressive Gardens

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Next one has a strange name but a beautiful perfume. Nicotiana or flowering tobacco heights 8 inches to 5 feet and has varies of species. You can find it in rose, pink, green, purple and white. You can grow it easily from seeds and some of the will self-sow. It doesn’t like wet stems and leaves.

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For a garden that reflects glamour and extravagance you can pick Portulaca or Rose Moss which heights 4 to 8 inches. It can be picked on red, magenta, pink, salmon, orange, yellow or white. It is also very easy to grow it from seeds. It is sensitive at humidity so make sure you don’t expose it to it.

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Another elegant flower which is aware of its beauty is Zinnia elegans or Common zinnia which is found in all colors except blue. It is sensitive at wet soils and poor air circulation . She blooms beautifully and she will really give your garden that perfect note of elegance.

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Spanish Landscape

Hope you will be very proud of your garden from now on!



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