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8 great plants to give as gifts

By: Networx Systems on Dec. 21, 2011, 2:47 p.m.
Potted orchid

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Orchids

Orchids are becoming one of the most popular indoor plants because of their graceful appearance and minimal maintenance requirements (that is a subjective statement, I know). They are increasingly available in different sizes and colors and make an elegant plant gift.