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Plant Catalog

To assure outstanding appearances, we maintain a reliable access to a large inventory of acclimatized plants and trees—plants specifically grown to live in interior habitats. Our primary suppliers guarantee all our plants “to be well rooted, pest free, and grown in an interior acclimated environment.” We also have access to a large variety of pots and containers to meet almost any aesthetic. In choosing decorative pots, we look at your space and suggest a variety of shapes and colors that best suit your interior decor. Depending on the style and budget, we aim to provide the best solution that money can buy.

Our inventory includes, but is not limited to the selection below. Special requests are welcomed and can almost always be accommodated.

Low Light Plants

While all plants need some light to live, these are some of our favorite plants that are most adaptable to low light conditions:


Description: Commonly called the “Chinese Evergreen”, the Aglaonema plant is native to the tropical forest floors of Asia. There are many varieties.  We generally install Ag Silver Bay, Ag Maria, & Ag Tigress varieties. They all have large, narrow, and glossy oval leaves on short stems, and flowers (on older plants) that bloom in spring or summer.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Office spaces that receive indirect light as direct sunlight can scorch its leaves.


Description: Aspidistra is a genus of flowering plants in the family Asparagaceae, native to eastern and southeastern Asia, particularly China and Vietnam. They grow in shade under trees and shrubs. The leaves are either solitary or are grouped in small “tufts” of two to four.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Office spaces, living rooms, bedrooms, or other indoor cool spaces without direct sunlight.

Dracaena Carmen

Description: The Dracaena Carmen has long, dark green leaves with a vibrant yellow border. This plant can add a simple elegance to groupings or mass plantings. It also looks great as a single specimen plant in a tall pot.
Light Tolerance: Low Light -Dracaena prefers bright, indirect light; it tolerates dimmer light, but growth slows as a result.
Ideal for: Office spaces, and home interiors with indirect sources of light. The plant grows well with standard indoor potting soil and average house temps and humidity.

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Dracaena Compacta

Description: The Dracaena Compacta plant is a slow growing member of the Dracaena family, and is native to South East Africa. It is often referred to as Dracaena Fragrans or Dracaena Deremensis. The Dracaena Compacta has a thick green stem and several clumps of short dark green leaves 2″-4″ in length. It’s a beautiful addition to homes or offices.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Offices and homes with medium to low light sources.

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Dracaena Lisa

Description: The Dracaena Lisa is a low maintenance tree with dark glossy leaves spilling out the top of its slim, tubular trunks. With its narrow growth and tufty foliage, it’s ideal for bringing some life into a corner of your space.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Indoor spaces like living rooms and office spaces that receive medium indirect light and avoid extended periods of direct sun. It can tolerate the lower end of moderate light spaces but watering will need to be reduced.

Peace Lily

Description: Peace Lilies are tropical species and hybrid from the Spathiphyllum genus that are favorite flowering houseplants. They’re a striking plant when used in mass display. They bloom in the spring and have glossy oval leaves with points that emerge from the soil.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, bathrooms, and office spaces with indirect light. Peace Lilies are shade-loving plants in their native habitats, but when grown indoors they need plenty of filtered light, though not direct sunlight.



Description: Pothos (also called Devil’s Ivy) is a tropical vine plant that has adapted well as a hardy houseplant. It has shiny, heart-shaped leaves and comes in a number of natural and cultivated varieties to add interesting foliage to your home.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Office spaces, living rooms, and bedrooms with indirect light. Pothos can either grow as a trailing plant, or on a moss pole. When grown on a pole, they remain compact in width, making them ideal for small rooms that need a bit of greenery to cheer them up.


Pothos Marble

Description: The Marble Queen Pothos is a popular plant in the hardy pothos family. All members of this group have glossy, heart-shaped, leathery leaves but in different colors. The marble queen pothos, with its long cascading vines, makes a beautiful table or hanging plant. This plant, sometimes referred to as Devil’s Ivy, can be trained to grow on a pole or trellis. All pothos plants are considered to be “clean air plants” and are efficient at cleaning the air of harmful chemicals.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Indoor scapes like bedrooms and offices with the right amount of indirect light. A marble queen pothos survives in low light but looks better and grows faster in medium to bright indirect light. When the light is too low, the white swirls on the leaves revert to green on the new growth.

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Sansevieria Black Coral

Description: Sansevieria Trifasciata ‘Black Coral’ is a semi-tropical plant native to West Africa. It has gray-green wavy bands on a deeper green background. Color is darker, almost black, in lower light levels, and tends to be more pronounced on newer foliage.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Living rooms, office spaces, with low levels of light. Growing the Snake Plant is easy. It will thrive in very bright light to almost dark corners of the house/office. Just water when the soil is dry.

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Sansevieria Black Gold Snake

Description: Black Gold Snake Plant is a striking indoor plant, known for its easy care and sleek, architectural look. Tall green leaves are edged in gold. It can tolerate lower light conditions and infrequent waterings, and requires no pruning due to its slow growth habit. Sansevieria Black Gold is an easy plant thanks to its hardiness and low-maintenance that suits everyone. In special, it’s a recommended plant for beginners and travelers because it doesn’t need much attention.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Office spaces, living rooms, bedrooms, restaurants, and any other indoor space with bright indirect light. It also grows well outdoors in a shady area with no direct sun.

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Description: Zamioculcas is a genus of flowering plants in the family Araceae, containing the single species Zamioculcas zamiifolia. It is a tropical perennial plant native to eastern Africa, from southern Kenya to northeastern South Africa. Common names include Zanzibar gem, ZZ plant, Zuzu plant, aroid palm, eternity plant and emerald palm. It is grown as an ornamental plant, mainly for its attractive glossy foliage and easy care.
Light Tolerance: Low Light
Ideal for: Windowless offices, bedrooms, or bathrooms where it will only receive small amounts of fluorescent light. Despite its low light requirement, the ZZ Plant’s waxy leaves actually reflect sunlight to brighten rooms. It grows slowly, purifies the air, and will tolerate nearly any indirect light exposure.

High Light Plants

Medium and high light plants grow best when placed in an environment that provides them with a sufficient amount of light. These are our first picks when it comes to rooms with a bright light source:

Bamboo Palm

Description: Called a Bamboo Palm for its likeness to bamboo – clumping, and stems marked by leaves that have been shed – the Bamboo Palm has a nice, soft touch with deep green leaves that arch from the stem. It is one of the few palms that can tolerate some lower light levels, but still needs moderate to high light to thrive.
Light needs: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Living rooms, bedrooms, and office spaces with sources of sunlight

Bird of Paradise

Description: Strelitzia Reginae, commonly known as the Crane Flower or Bird of Paradise, is a species of flowering plant indigenous to South Africa. It is known for its dramatic flowers. The leaves are evergreen and arranged in two ranks, making a fan-shaped crown. The flowers stand above the foliage at the tips of long stalks.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Sunny indoor spaces like living rooms, bedrooms, and office spaces. This plant needs bright light, including some direct sunlight, to bloom well. However, it requires shielding in direct midday summer sun, which can burn the leaves of younger plants.

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Dracaena Massangeana

Description: One of the all-time top indoor performers, the Dracaena Massangeana offers a distinctive multi-stem look with leaves that are deep green with a hint of color on the margins. Also known as a Dragon Plant, its upright habit makes a nice presentation, especially against a solid background!
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Great for homes and offices with windows. Although it’s in the Dracaena family, the Marginata still needs at least moderate light. It’s great near a window with filtered light but not in a dark spot.

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Dracaena Marginata

Description: The Dracaena Massangeana plant, also known as the corn plant, is made up of shiny green leaves that have a yellow streak running down the center of the leaves. Most Dracaena Massangeana are grown indoors in pots and are relatively low-maintenance plants.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Offices, bedrooms, and living rooms with a med-high level of light. Avoid direct sunlight.

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Ficus Lyrata Column

Description: Ficus Lyrata Column plants, more commonly known as fiddle leaf fig plants, are decorative, almost sculptural indoor plants that can effortlessly breathe life and color to big spaces. It’s a fast-grower and loves bright, indirect light.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Indoor spaces with a lot of indirect sunlight. Place your Lyrata near a window or skylight to ensure it gets enough light to remain healthy. Avoid any direct sunlight, as it could stunt its growth or even kill the plant.

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Ficus Lyrata

Description: The Fiddle-Leaf fig (Ficus lyrata) is a popular indoor specimen plant featuring very large, heavily veined, violin-shaped leaves that grow upright. These plants are native to tropical parts of Africa, where they thrive in very warm and wet conditions.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Offices, living rooms, bedrooms, and bright kitchens. Fiddle-leaf figs require bright, filtered light to grow and look their best. Direct sunlight can burn the leaves, especially exposure to hot afternoon sun. Plants that are kept in very low light conditions will fail to grow rapidly.

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Fishtail Palm

Description: The Fishtail Palm was named for its unusual leaves – shaped like a jagged fish’s tail – form thick, swirled layers of ruffled fronds. They feature compound leaves that reach can grow to 12-15, as does the tree itself.
Light needs: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Office spaces and home interiors with plenty of bright, indirect light.

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Kentia Palm

Description: The Kentia Palm is an elegant species of palm tree that is prized for its eye-catching trunk and exquisitely beautiful palm fronds that grow a deep green color and arch from the crown outward to create a tropical canopy wherever it is planted. The deep brown trunk grows tall and narrow.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Both indoor and outdoor settings. The plants are quite forgiving and tolerant of low light conditions, but do prefer an area that receives indirect light indoors. You can also choose to keep your plant outdoors during the warmer months in a somewhat shaded location.

Philodendron Monstera

Description: Philodendron Monstera, commonly called split-leaf philodendron, is native to Central America. It is a climbing, evergreen perennial vine that is perhaps most noted for its large perforated leaves on thick plant stems and its long cord-like aerial root.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Home interiors and offices with medium to bright indirect sources of light. While it is tolerant of lower light conditions, you may notice leggy growth as a result.

Philodendren Selloum

Description: The Philodendren Selloum is a tropical plant with large, showy leaves that is grown as a houseplant in temperate climates.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Offices spaces or indoor spaces with plenty of space as they can grow 5 ft in width. Keep away from pets or children as it is poisonous.

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Pony Tail Palm

Description: The Ponytail Palm is neither a palm nor a tree—it’s actually a member of the Agave family, native to the southeastern desert of México. It is drought tolerant, slow-growing, and requires very little care. This plant is ideal for people with very little time or who travel regularly.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Bright indoor interiors like living rooms and offices. Ponytail palms need bright light, so plan to grow them in the sunniest room, near the window but not directly in the sun. They tolerate dry conditions well, which makes them perfect for the low humidity of most indoor conditions.

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Rhapis Palm

Description: The Rhapis Palm, also known as the lady palm, is a small palm species that grows in dense clumps of slender upright green stems. On the stems are fan-shaped, glossy green fronds that each have between five and eight narrow, lance-shaped segments. Because this palm is extremely tolerant of low-light conditions.
Light Tolerance: Med-High Light
Ideal for: Office spaces, restaurants, and homes with a good amount of indirect light. Direct sunlight should be avoided as they cause leaf burn.

Best Selling Containers

Check out our plant pot collection! Our collection offers an array of styles, shapes, and sizes, allowing you to find the perfect pots for your greenery. Below are our best-selling pot collection! (Pot collection not limited to the ones below) From round pots to square ones, your choice in pot styles will help you achieve the plant aesthetic you’re trying to achieve!

ASI Collection

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