Plant Care

Keep your plant friends alive and happy with our houseplant care tips and growing guides.

How to Fix Stunted Growth in Plants

How to Fix Stunted Growth in Plants

We all know that plants need proper love and care to grow in the right manner. After all, they enhance the beauty and liveliness of your place. However, despite your best efforts, some of them do not grow the way you want them to, and that can be quite frustrating. No...

How to Keep Plants Alive While Away: Do These 8 Things

How to Keep Plants Alive While Away: Do These 8 Things

So, you are planning on an exciting vacation but now you are stressing the best way to keep your plants alive while away on your trip? Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered!  We understand you need a break from your work life and enjoying a trip with your friends is...

Is Rice Water Good for Plants?

Is Rice Water Good for Plants?

An extremely simple kitchen byproduct - rice water has its use in gardening for the fertilization of plants. With sufficient nutrients, minerals, and vitamins, it begs the question - Is Rice Water Good for Plants? Turns out the use of rice water is better than tap...

How To Revive An Aloe Plant

How To Revive An Aloe Plant

Aloe vera is one of the easy-going succulents and a hardy plant. If your aloe plant appears droopy, with its leaves turning mushy, yellow, or brown, it might be time to take extra care of it and take the necessary steps to revive it. Generally, overwatering, root rot,...

Watering Houseplants: How Much is Enough?

Watering Houseplants: How Much is Enough?

How much water is the right amount for your houseplants? New plant owners tend to either over-water their plants (leading to soggy soil) or underwater them (causing a drought condition); both are detrimental to plant health. It is essential the roots are wet and then...

8 Best Fertilizers for Indoor Plants

8 Best Fertilizers for Indoor Plants

Houseplant fertilizers aid in the nourishment of indoor plants by providing all of the nutrients they require. The ideal indoor plant fertilizers should include a balance of minerals to guarantee that plants have healthy roots, lush foliage, and beautiful blooms....

How Do I Get Rid of Flies (Fungus Gnats) In My Houseplant?

How Do I Get Rid of Flies (Fungus Gnats) In My Houseplant?

Fungus gnats can infest and destroy your house plants, and watching your plants suffer is one of the most frustrating experiences. You will notice these little winged creatures flying around your plants or crawling out of the soil while watering. While they are...

The Ultimate Guide to Houseplants

The Ultimate Guide to Houseplants

Houseplants are a great way to brighten up any room, and they also have some major health benefits. If you're new to houseplants or just looking for some new inspiration, this guide is for you. I'll share my favorite tips for keeping your plants healthy and happy, as...

7 Things to Consider When Growing Birds of Paradise Indoors

7 Things to Consider When Growing Birds of Paradise Indoors

When choosing plants perfect for indoor growing, you shouldn’t miss including Birds of Paradise. They are large plants that can grow over six feet tall, even when growing them inside your home. Birds of Paradise would be an ideal statement piece, especially if you...

Keep Your House Plant from Dying: Common Mistakes to Avoid

Keep Your House Plant from Dying: Common Mistakes to Avoid

Since everyone is limited to the spaces inside their homes, many people have adopted indoor plants to bring nature closer to them. As a result, many people have become first-time plant parents. You might think caring for a plant is easy, but you’d be surprised by the...

10 Best Grow Lights for Indoor Plants

10 Best Grow Lights for Indoor Plants

So you want to begin your journey as a houseplant enthusiast. But the question arises of what the proper, necessary steps are to ensure that your new green friends will thrive with ample lighting in your apartment or house to sustain healthy growth.  [affiliatable...

Best Potting Soil for Indoor Plants

Best Potting Soil for Indoor Plants

Buying the best potting soil or the best potting mix for indoor plants can be overwhelming because several varieties are available.  Of course, you want your house plants to be strong and healthy, and that’s only possible with the best indoor potting...

5 Effective Tricks and Tips for Plant Care This Fall

5 Effective Tricks and Tips for Plant Care This Fall

Fall is an exciting time of year for the gardener. This season is the perfect time to start planning your garden. With the cooling temperatures and shorter days, it’s a great opportunity to get outside and do some gardening work. Whether you’re planting new trees or...

Sweet-Smelling Flowers to Keep Bad Bathroom Smells Away

Sweet-Smelling Flowers to Keep Bad Bathroom Smells Away

Strange and pungent bathroom smells are often unavoidable, and sometimes, air fresheners aren’t enough to combat it. Nature’s answer? Plants! Sweet-smelling plants are a surefire way to make your bathroom smell wonderful, and you get beautiful decoration to boot. Here...

A Newbie’s Guide to Successfully Growing Indoor Orchids

A Newbie’s Guide to Successfully Growing Indoor Orchids

Orchids are often considered one of the best house plants for their beauty. They are very diverse as they have over 45 classifications that bloom differently. Moth (Phalaenopsis) and Cattleya are among the most popular variations because of how appealing they look,...

3 Basic Methods for Staking up Indoor Plants: A Guide

3 Basic Methods for Staking up Indoor Plants: A Guide

Staking up is very common for indoor plants. Since they don't get exposed much to wind and other forces like outdoor plants experience, indoor plants tend to have weak stems, requiring plant enthusiasts to do the staking up.  This entails installing materials to the...

Snake Plants 101: How to Grow Them Plus Essential Care Tips

Snake Plants 101: How to Grow Them Plus Essential Care Tips

Snake plants, also known as mother-in-law's tongue or sansevieria, have grown in popularity, and rightfully so. Thanks to their stunning lines and durability, they're the houseplants that most green thumbs wouldn't hesitate to show off. They also function as air...

6 Amazing Indoor Hanging Plants to Add to Your Home

6 Amazing Indoor Hanging Plants to Add to Your Home

It’s always a good idea to add some greenery into your home, as it can brighten a room up and even help improve one’s mood. However, not every plant is meant to be indoors. And not every home is fit to house a plant.  However, there can be a compromise. If you want to...

Caring For Succulents: The Definitive Guide

Caring For Succulents: The Definitive Guide

Succulents are one of the most popular indoor house plants due to their diminutive size and cute appeal. They’re also one of the most low-maintenance indoor plants, making them incredibly beginner-friendly. Caring for succulents is easy but despite their modest care...

Identifying the Right Fertilizer for Your Houseplants

Identifying the Right Fertilizer for Your Houseplants

Ultimately, sustaining a healthy common houseplant simply requires overall care and proper nutrition. However, too many people underestimate the significance of fertilizing indoor plants or houseplants.  If you’re a plant lover, you must know that a houseplant's...

The 4 Reasons Your Orchids’ Leaves Are Turning Yellow

The 4 Reasons Your Orchids’ Leaves Are Turning Yellow

Are the leaves on your Orchid turning yellow? Before you panic, you should know that this isn’t really a cause for alarm. Yellowing leaves is normal and even natural for older leaves. Gradually, they will drop off. Here are some important information you need to know...

Tips in Growing and Caring for a Tree Philodendron

Tips in Growing and Caring for a Tree Philodendron

If you would like to add a bit of green and beauty to your indoor and outdoor aesthetics, look no further than the wonderful tree philodendron. Mostly identified by their signature size and elegantly shaped leaves, they are a must-have, especially if you want to boost...

10 Air-Detoxifying Houseplants You Should Have Right Now

10 Air-Detoxifying Houseplants You Should Have Right Now

Houseplants serve a purpose beyond giving life and warmth to your home. For your indoor spaces, it should be more than interiors, natural light, and airflow. You’ll also need to make every area comfy, cozy, and easy to live in, and you can do so by investing in indoor...

3 of the Best Houseplants for Low-Light Living

3 of the Best Houseplants for Low-Light Living

The future of housing is small-spaced units. Although they are perfect for people moving out from their childhood homes, it’s simply not enough for houseplants. However, there are types of plants that thrive well even in small spaces and low-light conditions. Although...

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