To be successful with happy houseplants we must provide the care that they need to thrive. By providing the correct lighting, water, nutrients, humidity, air circulation and other cultural care we can avoid most pests and diseases.
When selecting plants to place in your home, the first consideration is the amount of available light for the location you wish to place the plant. Selecting the "right plant for the right place" is true for both indoor plants as well as landscape plants outdoors.
The following guides will help in selecting and caring for your plants.
Costa Farms -This is a major commercial houseplant grower. Their website provides a database with a wealth of information for individual varieties of plants.