Aroids are a diverse group of plants belonging to the Araceae family, known for their unique inflorescence structure and ornamental foliage. They are popular among plant enthusiasts for their striking appearance, with many species boasting vibrant leaf patterns and colors. Aroids can be found in various habitats, from tropical rainforests to arid environments, making them adaptable to a range of indoor settings. They are some of the most popular common houseplants and include Alocasias, Anthuriums, Philodendrons, Pothos and Monsteras. Aroid plants do not require direct sun exposure and tend to do well in low light or dappled sunlight conditions. They generally prefer well-draining soil and moderate humidity, making them suitable for both beginner and experienced gardeners.
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