Gardening Guides

About Tropical Plants

You don’t need to travel to far-off places to get a taste of the tropics. Enjoy these fun plants right in the comforts of your own yard. (Grass skirt and umbrella in drink, optional.)

What's Inside

Featured Plants

Bring some ancient Egyptian flair to your garden with papyrus or create a fall feeling with tropicals. The articles in this section can show you how – and more.



With a little planning and some digging in the dirt, your own tropical oasis is only as far away as the first warm days of the year.


Care & Maintenance

You’ve brought a tropical paradise to your back yard – don’t let the vacation end too early. Learn how to properly care for and maintain your exotic plants.

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