Foliage plants

Foliage plants are well known for their beautiful leaves, rather than their flowers. Their leaves mostly have an all-season impact since they are beautifully coloured. Besides their wonderful looks, foliage plants increase air quality and also clean the air. Want to know which foliage plants we have at Rushfields near Brighton? Give us a call or stop by at Rushfields in Poynings, Sussex to explore our latest assortment indoor foliage plants. Are you looking for a graceful pot? You can shop for all kinds of pots for your indoor plants at Rushfields plant centre.

Forget flowers, go foliage!

We often think about blooming house plants when we want to cheer up our indoors. Think twice and bring foliage plants into you living if you want to add colour. We hear you thinking 'coloured foliage plants?' Yes, they exist! Foliage plants have a large variety of leaves, for example, heart-shaped, spiked, round leaves or narrow long leaves. And if that weren't enough variation, consider their wide pattern of colours and patterns: brown, red, yellow, spotted or dotted. Discover the endless of special foliage plants, find yourself a foliage plant at Rushfields. Come visit our plant centre near Brighton.

Colourful foliage plants - Rushfields

How to take care of your foliage plant?

If you have found the right foliage plant for your living, it's important to know how to take care of your green friend. To start, you should be aware of the fact that too much water is never asked by foliage plants. Watering the foliage plants the right way is vital to the growth of the plant. By adding the right amount of water, the leaves show beautiful colours and will last a lifetime. It depends on the type of foliage plant how much water you should give. Ask our staff for advice for your foliage house plants. If you have questions about how to take care of your house plant, don't hesitate to stop by the plant centre to get advice.

Watering foliage house plants - Rushfields

Popular foliage plants at Rushfields

At Rushfields in Poynings, Sussex we have a large assortment foliage house plants. House plants can become your best friend if you take good care of them. Besides their extremely cool look, they also have a health function. Read the list below to find our which foliage plants clean the air and which ones increase the air quality.

  • Pachira Aquatica

Braided Money Tree - Rushfields

Also known as the Mexican Money Tree or Braided Money Tree is famous for the braided trunks. Braided Money Trees are usually given as a gift; they are reputed to bring good luck and prosperity. The Braided Money is a lovely and rare plant that can make an outstanding addition to any room in your home. The plant is often placed in the financial rooms in the office, for the belief that the plants bring extra money to the company. 

  • Sansevieria

Snake plants - Rushfields

If you never have had good experience with house plants other than a plastic plant, you should give the Sansevieria or snake plant a try. The long small leaves look like the shape of a huge tongue or snakes tail. This house plant has beautiful patterns of yellow and green. The borders of the leaves are yellow, sometimes also striped and are a real eye-catcher in your living. Snake plants help to keep the air in your house clean, as they remove toxins. Go get your snake plant at Rushfields in Poynings.

  • Croton

This house plant, Croton, has beautiful, leathery leaves with exotic and colourful markings. The leaves show gold, yellow, pink and orange tones when the sunlight hits the house plant. This foliage plant doesn't need flowers to be exceptionally pretty as the Croton is. This foliage plant steals the show in your living room for sure. If you want the leaves to shine extraordinary, you can wipe the leaves from dust to maintain the bright colours.

Croton house plant -  Rushfields

Get your foliage plants at Rushfields

Have you decided to bring a foliage plant indoors? Rushfields has all kinds of foliage plants to brighten up your living room. If you need advice about which plant fits your situation best, our staff is always willing to help. Don't have time to come over? Give us a call or send us an e-mail. The plant centre is central based, near Brighton and Horsham. Explore the wide range of house plants at Rushfields, we are open 7 days a week.