Top 10 Indoor & House Plant Care Tips

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Taking care of house plants can be tricky as there are multiple things that you need to take into consideration. You need to know how much light they need, do they need fertilizer, how to water them, and more. In this article, you will find tips to help take care of your houseplants so they … Read more

10 Easiest Seeds to Start Growing Indoors

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One reason that people start seeds indoors is so they can get a jump start on the gardening season.  This is especially good to do if you live in a region with short growing seasons.  It will give you a few more weeks of growing time. The question is which seeds are the easiest to … Read more

Yellow ZZ Plant Leaves – Reasons & Treatments

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The ZZ plant is from Africa and though it does not require a tropical environment to survive you try to keep it the environment somewhat like its a natural place. One day, you notice that its leaves are turning yellow but you are not sure why.  This article will help to answer that question. The … Read more

How to Grow Aloe From Seeds

How To Grow Aloe From Seeds

Aloe plants can successfully be grown from seeds indoors. Harvest the seeds from mature aloe plants and sow in moistened sandy soil.  Using a plant dome or plastic bag will ensure proper humidity for proper germination. Maintain warm temperatures and bright light for at least 2-4 weeks before repotting.  How to Grow Aloe From Seeds … Read more

Yellow Stromanthe Leaves – Reasons & Treatments

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The Stromanthe is a leafy tropical plant in the prayer plant family. These plants are unique in that they fold in on themselves at night. They are eye catching with their full variegate leaves in striations of different pink hues. They require conditions that mimic those of a rainforest, so humidity, natural light, and soil … Read more

How to Grow Grapes in Containers or Pots

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Grapes are generally viewed as crop plants, but will grow enthusiastically in containers in most zones.  Container grapes will require a large pot with excellent drainage, full sun, and a strong, durable trellis. Careful pruning will yield the most productive plants. Mildew and fungus are common issues that can be mitigated with good air circulation … Read more

Yellow Pothos Leaves – Reasons & Treatments

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The Pothos, also called the Money Plant or the Devil’s Ivy, is a hardy plant often mistaken for the Philodendron. It is one of the simplest indoor plants to grow.  Even people who serially forget to water their plants can keep a Pothos plant alive, which makes them very appealing as houseplant. They are often … Read more

How to Transplant & Move a Crepe Myrtle

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Crepe myrtles are beautiful flowering trees that can reach 15-25 feet in height. They thrive best in hardiness zones 7-9.  Transplanting a tree is never easy, but a crepe myrtle may be more likely to survive the move, as they are less sensitive to root loss. If you are considering moving your crepe myrtle, there … Read more

Yellow Homalomena Leaves – Reasons & Treatments

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The Homalomena is a genus of plant that make excellent houseplants. The most common type of homalomena to be kept in the home is the Homolomena Emerald Gem. These plants are known for being very low maintenance, and often boasting a strong anise smell. However, if the leaves of your homalomena begin to turn yellow, … Read more

How to Transplant & Move an Azalea Bush

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Azalea bushes are beautiful and easy to care for acidic-loving plants. This plant has shallow roots and is best kept in moist acidic soil in order to keep its nutrients and stay oxygenated.  Direct sunlight will harm the plant and limit its growth, while shaded areas and well-draining soil will keep the Azalea bush thriving. … Read more

Yellow Aglaonema Leaves – Reasons & Treatment

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The Aglaonema plant is also known as the Chinese Evergreen. There are many varieties of it, including Cutlass, Indo Princess, Pink Splash, Pink Dalmatian, Red, Silver Bay, and Spring Snow. Each variety is well known for its bright and unique color patterns, making it a beautiful and common choice for a houseplant.  The Aglaonema Plant  … Read more

Yellow Money Tree Leaves – Reasons & Treatments

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The Money Tree is also known as the Malabar Chestnut, Provision Tree, or Money Plant. Due to their resilience, they are the perfect indoor plants, and will give your home an exotic feel. It has been said that having a money tree in your home can reduce stress and anxiety, improve sleep, and even bring … Read more

How to Grow Moss Indoors

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If you want to grow moss indoors, you will first have to make a point of learning about it as much as possible. This plant is extremely sturdy, but you still have to know what you are doing.  Moss goes well in just about any garden, and it can be grown indoors or outside. What … Read more

Garlic – Planting, Growing & Harvesting Guide

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Many times when people think of garlic their first thought is a vampire but it is good for you.  It has a reputation as being a healthy food and has a delicious taste. It is a species in the onion genus.  It is a common seasoning worldwide.  In addition to being used as a seasoning, … Read more

Cucumbers – Planting, Growing, & Harvesting Guide

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This is a vegetable that is easy-to-care-for and will quickly grow as long as they receive consistent warmth and watering.  Read on to see how you can plant your own cucumber patch and have fresh cucumbers all summer long. Cucumbers – Planting, Growing, & Harvesting Guide 1. Cucumber Facts Cucumbers are a very versatile vegetable.  … Read more

Morning Glories: Plant Care & Growing Guide

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These flowers are a classic choice for any garden as they are easy to grow.  They make a great addition to any flower garden.   Even if you are just getting started with your flower garden, these will not disappoint you. Morning Glories Care & Growing Guide 1. What Morning Glories Looks Like In this plant … Read more

Orchids: Plant Care and Growing Guide

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Orchids have a bad reputation of being hard to care for properly and there are some varieties of orchids that are difficult to grow.   Before you purchase one, make sure that it is easy to maintain and grow.  Here are some tips to help you grow beautiful orchids. Orchids Care and Growing Guide 1. About … Read more

House & Indoor Plants Temperature Guide

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Most houseplants found in homes, malls, and offices are native to subtropical or tropical countries where temperatures are consistently warmer than some of the temperatures in our homes. In order for your houseplants to not only survive but grow, be healthy, you need to ensure the place where your plant will be that it is … Read more

How to pot or Repot Your Houseplants

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Potting is the first time you are placing a plant in a pot and repotting is when you are placing a plant in a bigger pot for example. It means that you are taking your plant from one pot to another one that is a little bigger to help your plant grow. Potting Indoor Houseplants … Read more

Dill – Planting, Growing, and Harvesting

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This is an herb that is biennial, which means it takes two years to complete its biological life cycle.   It is used to make pickles, stews, soups, and more.   It is an easy herb to grown. Dill – Planting, Growing, and Harvesting 1. All About Dill In the first year, it will grow leaves, … Read more

Echeveria: Plant Care & Growing Guide

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This plant is a native to central and southern American and Mexico.  They are a great plant to grow in containers both inside and outdoors. Sometimes, the smaller varieties are used as part of carpet bedding for gardens.  Read on to learn how to grow these wonderful succulents What it Looks Like As mentioned, this … Read more