The Complete Golden Pothos Care Guide

By |2020-09-09T21:56:10+00:00September 9th, 2020|Houseplants for Beginners|

Golden pothos, or Epipremnum aureum, is a fantastic plant for beginning houseplant parents and experienced indoor gardeners alike! With its stunning green and yellow variegated leaves and easygoing nature, this plant is a winner for nearly any personality or environment. And if you’re like me, this might be your gateway [...]

The Ultimate Guide to Dracaena Marginata

By |2020-08-24T20:38:11+00:00August 24th, 2020|Houseplant Basics|

Dracaena marginata is a popular indoor plant with long, slender green leaves edged with red. These plants are great for beginners because they’re drought tolerant and not at all fussy about their light conditions. It’s the perfect combination of beauty and hardiness that makes a great houseplant! Dracaena marginata is [...]

How to Care for Chinese Evergreen

By |2020-08-19T17:26:35+00:00August 19th, 2020|Houseplants for Beginners|

Aglaonema, also known as Chinese evergreen, is a classic indoor houseplant well-loved for its stunning variegated leaves. This member of the Araceae (aroid) family comes in lots of different colors and varieties including various shades of green, silver, pink, and red! It can even grow white flowers and tiny red [...]

How to Use a Soil Meter on Your Houseplants (With Video!)

By |2020-08-14T15:47:15+00:00August 14th, 2020|Houseplant Hacks|

One of the best ways to ensure that your houseplants are getting the right amount of water (and on the right schedule) is to use a soil meter to test the moisture level of the soil. There are lots of different methods for testing the moisture level in a plant’s [...]

How to Care for a Ponytail Palm

By |2020-07-28T19:09:37+00:00July 28th, 2020|Houseplants for Beginners|

Ponytail palms are popular houseplants known for being really easy to care for even for the most inexperienced houseplant owner. They’re also super cute with their characteristic, perky “ponytail” shape! Whether you’re a houseplant novice or a seasoned pro, a ponytail palm is a great addition to your indoor plant [...]

The Best Fiddle Leaf Fig Soil Recipe

By |2020-07-27T23:26:06+00:00July 27th, 2020|Fiddle Leaf Fig Care, fiddle leaf fig tips|

The Best Fiddle Leaf Fig Soil Recipe One of the most important parts of keeping a fiddle leaf fig—or any plant—healthy is ensuring that it’s planted in the right soil. The correct fiddle leaf fig soil recipe can make a massive difference in the overall health and appearance of your [...]

The Comprehensive Guide to Houseplants

By |2020-07-23T00:12:23+00:00July 23rd, 2020|Houseplant Basics, Houseplants for Beginners|

Guide to Houseplants Houseplants are wildly popular right now, and for good reason! Not only are plants beautiful, but they have been shown to have health benefits such as improving indoor air quality and boosting mental health. If you’ve wanted to get started with houseplants but aren’t sure where to [...]

Top Houseplant Instagram Accounts

By |2020-06-26T06:34:28+00:00June 25th, 2020|Houseplant Basics|

Top Houseplant Instagram Accounts Houseplants are having a moment! There are many varieties of houseplants and Instagram has some fabulous accounts that highlight them. The Houseplant Resource Center has an Instagram page as well.  You can learn a lot about different types of houseplants on Instagram. The most popular varieties, [...]

Decorating with Houseplants: Fun and Easy Ideas for Any Style

By |2020-06-29T22:34:18+00:00June 19th, 2020|Feng Shui|

Decorating with houseplants is one of the best parts of being a plant parent! Houseplants are beautiful is just about any context, but what’s the best way to display plants while still creating the environment they need to thrive? How can you make the most of plants in your space?  [...]