Spider Plant: Chlorophytum Comosum
Image by Lauren Kolyn
Originates: tropical and southern Africa
A classic houseplant! With its long green and white striped ribbon leaves and many baby plantlets at the end of long stems (stolons) and delicate white flowers It has been a hanging basket favourite for decades.
Featured in The NASA Clean Air Study as a plant that can reduce indoor air pollution.
They thrive in bright-indirect to medium-low lighting. Water them when the top 2" of soil are dry to the touch.
Easy to propagate by placing the babies in water. Pot into soil when you see 2" of roots.