Author: Brody Hall

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  • From managing a vineyard, studying horticulture, to obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science - Brody loves nothing more than taking his agricultural experience and ecological scientific knowledge and applying it to the exciting world of indoor plants.
growing ZZ plants: how to keep them happy

growing ZZ plants: how to keep them happy

Caring for Zamioculcas zamiifolia, popularly known as the ZZ plant takes about as much effort as getting some Z’s.. (yes, it’s that easy). Here’s how:

get gorgeous leaves with the best fertilizer for monstera

get gorgeous leaves with the best fertilizer for monstera

Choose the best fertilizer for monstera to keep your plant producing vibrant new leaves and glowing with health year-round. This is what to look for.

how to choose the best snake plant fertilizer

how to choose the best snake plant fertilizer

Choosing the best snake plant fertilizer to get your snake plant glowing is not only about the product, but also timing. Learn more here.

diy plant fertilizer: homemade fertilizer for indoor plants

diy plant fertilizer: homemade fertilizer for indoor plants

Want to know how to make your own plant fertilizer? Well, we’ve been doing that for two years. Here’s how we did it.

6 easy ways to grow hydroponic houseplants indoors

6 easy ways to grow hydroponic houseplants indoors

Hydro-what? Hydro-why? Hydroponics simply means growing plants in water, and it’s easier than you think! Here are 6 ways to grow hydroponic houseplants indoors.

underwatered aloe plant: how to know when your plant needs more water

underwatered aloe plant: how to know when your plant needs more water

Underwatering means trouble, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your aloe! Save your underwatered aloe plant in no time with our pro recovery method here.

fertilizer ratio: get your indoor plants from bud to blooming (fast)

fertilizer ratio: get your indoor plants from bud to blooming (fast)

Fertilizer isn’t a one-size-fits-all kinda thing. In this post, we break down the fertilizer numbers and NPK meaning so that you can buy the right fertilizer for your plant babies.

11 plants that don’t need drainage and how to care for them

11 plants that don’t need drainage and how to care for them

Tired of cleaning up after over-watering? I have good news for you! There are some plants that don’t need drainage out there. Here are our favorites.

overwatered fiddle leaf fig

overwatered fiddle leaf fig

Have an overwatered fiddle leaf fig on your hands? Don’t panic. Read this to rescue your plant.

the best coco coir for your plant’s healthiest root system ever

the best coco coir for your plant’s healthiest root system ever

We’ve gathered a list of the best coco coir soil replacements available. Learn how to choose quality coir, and what to do with it in this guide.

marble queen pothos: how to grow them and keep them happy

marble queen pothos: how to grow them and keep them happy

Fans of variegations will swoon over the Marble Queen Pothos, a popular variegated Pothos variety with elegant, marbled foliage.

best soil for aloe vera

best soil for aloe vera

What can’t you do with aloe vera? I mean, seriously? This plant has medicinal super powers, but you’ll need the best soil for aloe vera to be able to take advantage of them!

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