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.

Apocynaceae


Asclepias curassavica Blood Flower, Tropical Milkweed

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Pachypodium geayi Elephant Foot

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Araceae


Aglaonema modestum Chinese Evergreen

Missing

Alocasia x mortfontanensis Elephant Ear, "Polly"

Missing

Amorphophallus titanum Titan Arum, Corpse Flower

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Anthurium faustomirandae Giant Anthurium

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Caladium bicolor Caladium, Angel Wings

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Monstera deliciosa Monster Fruit

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Philodendron bipinnatifidum Lacey Tree Philodendron

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Sauromatum venosum Indian Voodoo Lily

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Syngonium podophyllum Arrowhead Vine

Missing

Zamioculcas zamiifolia Zanzibar Gem

Missing

Araliaceae


Hedera helix English Ivy

Missing

Schefflera arboricola Schefflera, Umbrella plant

Missing

Araucariaceae


Araucaria heterophylla Norfolk Island Pine

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Arecacee


Chamaedora elegans Parlor Palm

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