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 philodendron micans: how to grow them and keep them happy

growing philodendron micans: how to grow them and keep them happy

Just when you thought you knew all of the most common Philodendrons by heart…here comes a velvety stunner! The Philodendron micans is a voracious climber with gorgeous iridescent, velvety leaves. This is how to take care of it.

the best soil for indoor plants (and what’s really in it)

the best soil for indoor plants (and what’s really in it)

In this guide, we’ve closely reviewed the best soil for indoor plants and have six picks for all of your indoor gardening needs. All-around mix? Check. Soilless soil? Check! Read up and learn about what makes great soil for potted plants.

the problem with sphagnum peat moss and where it comes from

the problem with sphagnum peat moss and where it comes from

Peat moss is good for plants! Peat moss retains moisture! But did you know that peat moss could also be ruining the planet? We break down the stats about peat moss in this post.

growing peperomia watermelon: how to grow them and keep them happy

growing peperomia watermelon: how to grow them and keep them happy

Part succulent, part pepper (well…kind of), and fully plantlicious, watermelon Peperomia is a delightfully cheeky companion for any pot or planter in your home.

how to get rid of scale on plants

how to get rid of scale on plants

When pests attack your houseplant, it can get personal 🙅‍♀️In this article, we guide you through a gentle method for how to get rid of scale on plants without torches and pitchforks – that’s just as satisfying.

plant food vs fertilizer: how are they different from one another?

plant food vs fertilizer: how are they different from one another?

Unsure of the differences between plant food vs fertilizer? Here, we’ll clear up the confusion and detail what’s best to use on your indoor plants.

got a droopy aloe plant? here’s what to do

got a droopy aloe plant? here’s what to do

Aloe is known for its many incredible properties, but you can’t take advantage of them if you have a droopy aloe plant on your hands! There are a surprising number of reasons why your plant might not be its perkiest. This is what you need to know.

growing jade plants: how to grow them and keep them happy

growing jade plants: how to grow them and keep them happy

This gem is one of the most popular succulents for good reason. Over time, your jade plant will reward consistent care by growing into a beautifully branched, ornamental table-piece that can live for generations.

plant nutrients: what nutrients do plants need to survive and grow?

plant nutrients: what nutrients do plants need to survive and grow?

What nutrients do plants need to survive and grow? Here, we’ll give you an overview of the nutrients plants need for each stage of their life cycle.

growing aloe vera indoors: how to grow aloe vera plants and keep them happy

growing aloe vera indoors: how to grow aloe vera plants and keep them happy

Aloe vera looks like a high-drama plant with its dramatic spikes, but this succulent is truly lovable on the inside. Aloe gel is dense with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants straight from nature with a range of incredible healing properties.

growing spider plant: how to keep them happy

growing spider plant: how to keep them happy

If you want your plant collection to grow faster than a family of happy little rabbits, look no further than the spider plant!

10 best indoor plant shelf picks to elevate your plant collection

10 best indoor plant shelf picks to elevate your plant collection

If there are more plants in your household than people, it’s time to organize with a plant shelf for indoor collections. Here are our favorites.

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