Tropical House

Room: 516B

Description:

Within this house, plants are of tropical origin or grow best in warmer conditions. Plants are grouped into the following categories: economic plants; epiphyte habitat; non-flowering plants; houseplants; and aquatic plants.

Urticaceae


Boehmeria nivea Ramie Plant

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Pellionia daveauana Trailing Watermelon Begonia

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Pilea depressa Baby Tears

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Pilea inaequalis Black-Leaf Panamiga

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Vitaceae


Leea guineensis Leia, Red Tree Vine

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Zamiaceae


Dioon spinulosum Giant Dioon

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Zamia furfuracea Cardboard Palm, Coontie

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Zingiberaceae


Elettaria cardamomum Cardamom Ginger

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Etlingera elatior Flame torch ginger

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Hedychium coronarium Butterfly Ginger Orchid

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Kaempferia roscoeana Peacock Ginger

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