12 Houseplants That Can Survive Even the Darkest Corners. Patterned leaves make this plant a great decoration for any room, but you should remember that it does poorly in direct sunlight. Calathea likes darkened space.
Making a cutting of a Split Leaf Philodendron (Monstera deliciosa). Clip so you get a little air-root. Put your cutting directly into the ground or in water, either works well. Cut away the little bit that remained on the mother plant.