Aglaonema Care

Aglaonema Firecracker

Aglaonema Care Instructions Many people ask us for the proper care of the Aglaonema plant – commonly known as the Chinese Evergreen. By following these instructions, you should have no problem keeping your Aglaonema not only…

Phalaenopsis Orchid Care

Phalaenopsis Orchid Care Instructions Many people ask us for the proper care of the Phalaenopsis Orchid. By following these instructions, you should have no problem keeping your orchid thriving and blooming for years to come. The…

Poinsettia Care

Wholesale Poinsettias

Poinsettia Care During the holidays season, Poinsettias seem to be almost everywhere. They are the hallmark plant of Christmas and can be found in many homes – but do you really know how to care for poinsettias…

Tropical Bonsai As A Gift And Tropical Bonsai Care

Tropical Bonsai As Gifts And Tropical Bonsai Care In an earlier blog, I described the cultivation of the most popular bonsai, the Juniper Bonsai. But there are dozens and dozens of other plant species that are…

How To Care For A Peace Lily Spathiphyllum

Peace Lily Spathiphyllum

Spathiphyllum Species Peace Lily One of the most beautiful and easy houseplants for the novice plant lover is the Peace Lily. The deep green foliage is often accentuated  with exotic white spaths that shoot out of…

Planting Pansies and Violas In The Spring And Fall

Planting Pansies and Violas In The Spring And Fall   One of the first signs of spring at your local garden center in the North East and Mid Atlantic is the arrival of flats and pots…

Juniper Bonsai As Gifts And Indoor Bonsai Care

 Juniper Bonsai As Gifts And Indoor Bonsai Care   Here at Metropolitan Wholesale we are often asked “what is a good floral gift for a guy” and the first thing that comes to mind is a Bonsai plant….