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Where's my monkey?

Advantages: Exotic, Sturdy, last a life time and thensome
Disadvantages: A slow starter

...The first memory I had of Monkey Puzzle trees was as a toddler, playing next to one in my great-grandmother's front garden in the heart of Edinburgh (500 yards from Hibernian's football ground). Looking back, it was an incredibly strange place to find a ...

kollarosie 03.09.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Monkey Puzzle

What A Puzzler

Advantages: Nice to look at
Disadvantages: Going towards extinction

The Monkey Puzzle tree is one of the wierdest looking tree's I have ever seen. Although it is wierd I also like the look of it. Shaped like a monkey's tail. When you open your eyes and look around you it is amazing to see how many Monkey Puzzle tree' ...

Mickie26 10.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Monkey Puzzle

~Give Yourself Some Peace~

Advantages: easy to look after
Disadvantages: none really

Peace Lily (Spathiphyllum) I do love to have a few plants around our flat and even though we haven't that much space I have a couple in each room. Seeing as we don't get excessive amounts of direct sunlight through our windows I have to be selecti ...

newby2 16.07.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Spathiphyllum

Simple but effective

Advantages: Stunning, low maintenance
Disadvantages: Droop dramatically which can cause panic!

Peace Lily plants are very interesting. I have two of my own, my mum has two and my almost-mum-in-law has one as well. What I find fascinating about these, is that of all five I see on a regular basis, no two of them are the same! One of mine has large le ...

dawnmarywhite 07.07.2011 · Read full review
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Perfect example of co-operation in nature

Advantages: Unique and easy to look after
Disadvantages: None that I know of yet

I want to tell you about a wonderful natural "Bioteam" team consisting of a Siamese fighting fish and a house plant! In America this combination is also known as the loving couple, I think for good reason. I first came across the Bioteam about a month ...

nicci13 19.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Spathiphyllum