Yellow Aglaonema Leaves – Reasons & Treatment

Aglaonema

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

Garlic Planting Growing Harvesting Guide

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

Cucumbers Planting Growing Harvesting Guide

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

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

Dill—Planting Growing and Harvesting

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

Asparagus – Planting, Growing & Harvesting Guide

Asparagus Planting Growing Harvesting Guide

This is a vegetable that people seem to either love or hate with no middle ground.  It is one of the first vegetables that you see growing in the spring.   Read on to learn how to grow, plant, and harvest asparagus. Asparagus – Planting, Growing & Harvesting Guide 1. All About Asparagus Asparagus is a … Read more

Can Houseplants Survive in the Dark?

houseplant in dark

It’s a known fact that houseplants need light to thrive along with water and the right soil. Yes, some plants can survive with low light but with no light? Generally, houseplants need light to grow. Are there any that can survive the dark? Read on to find out.

How to Make Sure Your Houseplants are Thriving

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When you go through the effort to pick out plants, the right soil, and then plant them, you want them to do more than survive. You want them to thrive, grow bigger, and look healthy, bloom.  Here are some ways you can do that. Making Your Plants Thrive After putting in all that hard work … Read more

How to Propagate Houseplants

propagate plants

Propagate; this means the way you grow a new plant for a variety of sources such as cuttings or seeds. It sounds complicated but it is really not.  It just takes time for your new plant to grow.  If you want to propagate your plants, this article will help you learn how. Cutting Methods Plant … Read more

How to Clean Your Houseplants

clean houseplant

That may sound a bit strange or even funny when you think about cleaning your plants but there are reasons to do so. A clean houseplant is a happy houseplant and they are able to breathe better and they also look better.  Cleaning your houseplants, whether it is a large or small one, can be … Read more

Mexican Palm Growth and Care Guide

Mexican palm Care growing guide 1

The palm tree might be the quintessential thought that comes to mind when driving through any destination vacation.  With its long luxurious trunk swaying in the breeze, it is impossible not to be at ease. It is also a famous structure of landscape for the entrances of many neighborhoods and to line businesses. While these … Read more

Cardboard Palm Growth and Care Guide

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Cardboard Palm, also known as Zamia furfuracea, is rumored to have been around the same time as dinosaurs.  This misnomer was named for its palm-like appearance but had no relation to any palm tree type. This plant is native to Mexico and only survive in regions that provided full light and well-drained soils.  Cardboard Palm … Read more

Cat’s Claw Plant Care and Growing Guide

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So named after the distinctive claw-like tendrils on its vine, cat’s claw plants are prolific, showy, and fragrant additions to the garden.  In warmer zones, this is a highly invasive species that can cause damage to native plants. In cooler zones and deserts, it can be raised as a vigorous easy-care drought-resistant annual that will … Read more

Gooseneck Loosestrife Care and Growing Guide

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Gooseneck loosestrife is an easy-to-grow herbaceous perennial with tall, elegant flowers.  A showy cluster of tiny white flowers bloom continually from July to September in zones 3-8. This plant will tolerate part sun and dry soil, but will grow best and spread in a sunny, moist area such as alongside creeks and ponds. Gooseneck loosestrife … Read more

How to Identify & Control Houseplant Pests

houseplant pest

Almost all plants are subjected to pests like aphids, spider mites, and scale at some point in their lives. They usually enter your home on newly purchased plants and once in your house, they can quickly spread to your other plants.  You must get rid of them as soon as you notice them before they … Read more

How to Grow Houseplants in Water

houseplants in water

When people think of growing plants, they think of growing them in soil, not water. There are several plants that you can grow this way. It does not matter if you have a green thumb or not. Read on to learn how to grow houseplants in water.

ZZ Plant Care & Growing Guide

zz plant leaves

The ZZ plant is very hardy and is a perfect plant for those that do not have a green thumb or just starting their house plant venture.  It originated from East Africa.  The smaller plant can be put on an office shelf and the larger plant is great to grace empty corners or near a … Read more

Fiddle Leaf Fig Care & Growing Guide

fiddle leaf plant

This is a very popular ornamental plant and in 2012, it was thought to be the “it” plant to have in your home or office.  It is very popular with those that love indoor plants.  It is named after the fiddle because of its leaves, which are large and fiddle-shaped.   They are native to … Read more

Oxalis Plant Care & Growing Guide

oxalis plant

This plant is also known as a purple shamrock or purple clover.  It is a plant that you can grow indoors or outdoors.  They are native to South America.  Read on to learn how to grow this beautiful plant. What it Looks Like This plant is a flowering perennial plant, which means this is a … Read more

What is an Aroid?

aroid plant

Aroids are members of the Araceae plant family. They include several varieties of common houseplants such as aglaonemas, monsteras, philodendrons, and pothos plants. In the wild, they tend to live on the bottom canopy of the rainforest, so the are well adjusted to low light and thrive within the home. From the day lily that … Read more

Maranta Plant Care & Growing Guide

Maranta leaves

The Maranta plant is named for Bartolomeo Maranta, who was an Italian botanist and physician during the sixteenth century.  This genus includes low-growing plants that are native to the American tropics.  It makes a beautiful house plant.  This guide will help you know how to take care of it. What it Looks Like This plant … Read more