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String of Pearls + Ceramic Planter


BOTANICAL NAME_ Curio rowleyanus (native to South Africa)

AKA_ String of Pearls, String of Beads, String of Peas

FEATURES_ A very attractive, trailing plant with plump spheres at intervals along the stem. Perfect plant to hook and hang, place on a shelf or suspend outdoors in a macrame pot hanger. A small macrame plant hanger is perfect for this plant.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ Part of the Daisy family so as pretty as can be when it produces little brush like, white flowers in summer. If you can’t afford a pearl necklace for your 30th Wedding Anniversary this is a beautiful living alternative. Perfect specimen for indoors and outdoors. Delicate and feminine, sitting on a shelf or swinging in a gentle breeze outdoors.

*Note: The plant shown is an indication of what you will receive. It will be a similar plant to the one shown here however the length of trailing stems will vary.

Potted in an 9cm h x 10cm w glazed ceramic pot using a quality potting cacti + succulent-perlite-sand mix.

Zanzibar Gem ‘ZZ Plant’ + Ceramic Planter


BOTANICAL NAME_ Zamioculcas zamiifolia (native to Africa)

AKA_ Zanzibar Gem, ZZ Plant, Emerald Palm, Fortune Tree, Eternity Plant. It’s mandarin name is jin qian shu (金钱树) which literally means gold money tree.

FEATURES_ Possibly the hardiest indoor plant in the world! The Zanzibar Gem or ZZ Plant thrives on neglect and does extremely well in low light conditions. Deep green, waxy leaves that are more compact with more exposure to light. Also, well suited to low light areas in the home or office although leaves may elongate a little. Outdoors only in warm climates. The ZZ plant removes toxins from the air, in particular, Toluene and Xylene.

PLANT PERSONALITY_ If it were a person, it would be a pretty chilled hippie, laid back with a no care attitude and impossible to annoy. A totally green housemate.

PLANT SYMBOLISM_ Stoic and contained, long lived and a stable presence in one’s life.

Sansevieria ‘Lotus Hahnii’ + Cement Planter


BOTANICAL NAME_ Sansevieria trifasciata ‘Lotus Hahnii’

AKA_ Lotus Hahnii, Snake Plant, Mother in Law’s Tongue

FEATURES_ Lotus Hahnii is a form of trifasciata, of which there are 3: Golden Hahnii, Green Hahnii and this one.  Plants eventually form a rosette 10cm to 15cm tall and 12cm to 15cm wide.  Relatively slow growing, extremely low maintenance and dry tolerant. Beautiful architectural shape and foliage colour without the patterning of other snake plants. Hahnii varieties are a more compact snake plant that form a large nested rosette as opposed to tall thin blades.  Great for air purification too.