Tropical Flowers for The Decoration of your house

Post On: October 9, 2011
In: Garden

If you are a fan of flowers, you may look for the tropical flowers as the decoration of your house. Let’s define the tropical flowers first before we talk about its types. A flower can be called as tropical flowers if it can grow well in tropical or subtropical area. Both areas in the map are located in the equator offering the flowers with high density of warmth every year. If you live in a temperate climate, you do not need to be disappointed. The tropical flowers can grow in such climate too. However, you should bring the entire flower inside the house when the winter comes. Tropical flowers are not only functional for the decoration of your house, but also you may also use it as the floral bouquet in any occasion especially summer celebration. Let’s define the types of tropical flowers that you may use at home as options.

Tropical Flowers Frangipani

Tropical Flowers Frangipani

The first type of tropical flowers is hibiscus. This flower comes in a wide range varieties of colors such as pink, white, yellow, purple, orange, brown even gold. Such flower usually can be found living in Pacific Island and Asian countries. The maintenance of hibiscus is so easy and simple. You should never let it go in wet area for it will never bear to such condition.  If you want to get the hibiscus grow rapidly, you may use the high potassium fertilizer to arouse it. The best temperature to grow hibiscus lies in rate of 60 up to 90 F. If you live in area under 32 F, the hibiscus will die.

Tropical Flowers Hibiscus

Tropical Flowers Hibiscus

The other tropical flowers that you may like are the orchids. The varieties are so numerous up to thousands. The beauty of orchids can hypnotize its viewer. The most popular orchids are phalaenopsis and dendrobium orchids. The hybrid type of orchid is counted up to 100,000 varieties. These tropical flowers will be good as the decoration of your house. You may hang them beside the door. If you want to get a tropical flower that can give you sweet scented surrounding the house, you may go with plumeria. Some people call this flower as frangipani. The native counties of this flower may include South America, Caribbean Island, Hawaii and Mexico. The fragrant produced is so enticing. If the scent should be described in words, I just can say that it is a great blend of citrus, jasmine, and gardenia flower. The best moment to enjoy the bloom of frangipani is in the summer and fall season. If you pick of these tropical flowers for the decoration in the house, they can last up to several days.

Tropical Flowers Orchids

Tropical Flowers Orchids

The last popular tropical flower is bird paradise. This native South American flower is also called as cane flower. Some people relate its flower to banana. I don’t even know why such term happens. When you see its blooming condition, you may see the muted blue and dark orange shaded all over the flower. Growing this tropical flowers plant in temperate climate is much easier for it can bear the temperature up to 24 F.

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