Purple pleasure mikania. A relatively small houseplant, purple pleasure plant can be grown as an indoor You are quite welcome. A small ponytail We typically grow this variety in hanging baskets so check the houseplants hanging baskets section for it. Your plant sounds really pretty, can you post another pic showing the leaves closer-up? Most varieties trail, making them wonderful choices for hanging baskets if you're looking for a no-fuss plant to hang in your window or near your desk. Hi Laticuada: Plants, ambiance, etc. Polynesian ivy is a delightful small houseplant that has interesting foliage that looks like it has a velvety or suede-like texture. They're a member of the Asteraceae family.