Sunday, January 9, 2011
This time of year we often take a break from gardening. That doesn't mean however that we can't add a few interesting plants to our world. There are any number of fabulous houseplants on the market and spending more time indoors, now is an excellent time to add one or two. Here is an article I wrote for the Oakland Tribune/Contra Costa Times/San Jose Mercury News which my editor amusingly titled Beyond the Common Frond. There's no need to sacrifice color, design or even flowers in choosing houseplants, as this list of ten intriguing plants will make clear.