These plants make gardening easy

Epiphytes like Staghorn Ferns may be attached to trees or grown in a hanging basket on the lanai. (Photo courtesy / Voltaire Moise)

Even though the days are beginning to get longer, many like to brighten up their home with bouquets of colorful cut flowers. For most kamaaina, flowering plants are another option. Instead of lasting a few days, flowering plants — referred to as “air plants” — can last for years and are an easy way for interior or exterior gardening.