1. K-State home
  2. »Research and Extension
  3. »Shawnee
  4. »News & Events
  5. »Houseplants

Shawnee County

Shawnee County
K-State Research and Extension
1740 SW Western Avenue
Topeka, KS  66604


Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

785-232-0093 fax


Indoor Plants for Health and Happiness

Indoor plants boost your mood, improve your health, clean the air and add beauty to your home and office. Learn more from Ariel about a few of the easiest indoor plants to grow along with how to keep your plants alive and happy!

Aloe Vera (Video)


Amaryllis (Video)

Basic Care of Houseplants (Video) 

Blooming Holiday Plants (Agent Article)

Bringing Houseplants Inside for Winter (Agent Article)

Cactus Plants for Your Home (Video)

Fern Bird's Nest

Fern Boston

Fern Button

Fern Hares Foot

Fern Leatherleaf

Fern Maidenhair

Fern Table

Growing Indoor Ferns (Video)

Moving Houseplants Inside for Winter (Agent Article)

Pothos and Philodendrons: Easy Care Plants (Video)

Spider Plant

Succulent Gardens (Agent Article)

Terrariums (Video)

Watering Raised Beds, Berms, Containers and Houseplants

Lane Wiens 3

Lane Wiens

Horticulture Agent
(785) 232-0062 ext. 104

SCEMG Clear Logo

Have questions?  The Response Line is staffed by trained Extension Master Gardeners who will assist you with your tree, lawn and garden questions.

Phone: 785-232-0062
ext. 105 or 106
Response Line Hours:
Open April through September
Monday through Friday
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.