No matter where one is situated there is always some form of plant life close by. The sheer adaptability of plants in general to survive in the most adverse of conditions makes them the successful organisms they are.
However, each species requires a certain habitat in which to grow and without required scales and strengths of various ecological factors the plant will fail to grow. The factors needed are usually heat, light, water, soil, humidity and wind. Getting to know a plants requirements will help in finding a sought after specimen and will lead to a deeper understanding of its life cycle.