Aroids: The Millennial Gateway to Gardening
You’ll find their distinctive leaves and notorious flower stalks on everything these days from curtains to wallpaper. Aroids, such as philodendrons and arums, all members of the family Araceae, have skyrocketed in popularity due to their dramatic appearances and pop cultural cachet. For Millennials, they may even be a gateway to gardening.
The Botanical Garden collection features 2,905 taxa, including these six staff and visitor favorites: