Chlorophytum – Spider Plant
The spider plant is wonderful house plant, they are tough making them great houseplants for beginners. The Chlorophytum comosum (the botanical name) is one of the most common yet popular houseplants. It is also one of the ?Top Clean Air Plants.? Spiders not only are tough indoor plants but they make wonderful ?test plants? for those looking to learn about house plant care.
?Spider care? is easy and most of the time only flat out neglect can kill them. Overall, the Chlorophytum is a quick grower putting out ?babies? on long stalks, variegated strap like leaves coming from its center of the plant. Their spider-like long stems leaves come from the plants? center with usually green edges and a white stripe running down the middle. Some varieties have white edges and a green central stripe. When buying ?spiders? look for clean, untorn leaves with no brown tips.