These plants are often referred to as 'Ant Plants' because of their natural relationship with ants that form their colonies within the channels of this plant's tuberous base, however ants will not come with this plant into your home. The caudex of these plants can grow quite large when matured, with white, start-shaped flowers that blooms, sometimes producing small bright orange fruits. These plants are epiphytic and can be grown on fern bark.

Hydnophytum formicarum (ant plant)