Raising house plants from the seed (Plant Nursery) is a relatively uncommon practice among home plant cultivators, be it only because you can suddenly find yourself with a host of plants for one and the same species. Though there is an element of surprise with this method, you never quite now what is going to come up. Seedlings can deviated considerably from the parent plant in both color and markings, while cuttings will always give you and exact replica of the original plant. Although it is tempting to use seed from your own house plants, it is recommended that you buy the seed you need from professional nurserymen, since this taken from the best specimens. Take care not to use old seed, as most seeds do not retain their germinating power for long.