Zamioculcas Zamiifolia, also known as ZZ plant, is a popular houseplant that belongs to the family Araceae. It is a tropical plant that features glossy, dark green leaves that are around 2 to 3 inches (5 to 8 cm) wide and grow up to 3 feet (1 meter) tall. The plant is native to East Africa, and it grows well in warm, low-light environments. ZZ plant is a relatively easy plant to care for and can tolerate low-light conditions and infrequent watering, making it a great choice for beginners or for those who don't have a lot of time to care for plants. ZZ plant is also known for its air-purifying properties.