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  • Marquis *wants* to know how to keep happy and healthy plants, but had a hard time finding information that wasn't written by just another copywriter. After nearly losing one too many plants, it was time to take matters into her own hands. A team of plant scientists and nursery hands was brought together and The Indoor Nursery was born.
5 diy dollar tree planters that you can make right now

5 diy dollar tree planters that you can make right now

Groom your abundant indoor jungle with these affordable (and fun!) DIY Dollar Tree planters.

how to make a self watering moss pole in 15 minutes

how to make a self watering moss pole in 15 minutes

Ever tried to make a moss pole and it’s crispy as? Yeah, me too. So I tried making a self watering moss pole and it turned out alright! Here’s exactly what I did for this DIY project.

design an indoor greenhouse with this 5 step IKEA cabinet hack

design an indoor greenhouse with this 5 step IKEA cabinet hack

Dreaming of what leafy paradise would be possible with a greenhouse? Design your own with this brilliant IKEA cabinet hack.

pot it like it’s hot: best plants for apartments

pot it like it’s hot: best plants for apartments

Houseplants are a great way to bring nature inside, but some apartment-dwellers may find it difficult to find the perfect plants for their space. Here are the best plants for apartments.

how to set up a terrarium (of any size)

how to set up a terrarium (of any size)

Learn how to set up a terrarium with Jira Sai, owner of Plant Corner in NYC. Jira shares what to put in a terrarium, how to set it up, and how to maintain it.

expert tips for diy soilless potting mix

expert tips for diy soilless potting mix

We interviewed Kenny Kong, creator of The Chonk, a soil-less potting mix about how to make well-draining potting soil. Here’s his diy potting mix recipe.

how to make a terrarium in a jar

how to make a terrarium in a jar

Learn how to make a terrarium in a jar with this super simple step-by-step guide. Indoor gardening has never been so easy!

how to make a rubber plant bushy, an expert shares

how to make a rubber plant bushy, an expert shares

We asked NYC plant shop owner Shana Taylor how she keeps her rubber plants happy and bushy. She shares her secrets and tells us what she uses to keep them happy.

the best LECA balls (expanded clay pebbles) for your plants

the best LECA balls (expanded clay pebbles) for your plants

LECA balls are all the rage these days, and for good reason. This growing medium is a clean, low-maintenance alternative to growing plants in potting soil. These are our top picks for LECA clay pebbles out there today!

the best soil for pothos: 6 elements of the perfect blend

the best soil for pothos: 6 elements of the perfect blend

Do you want to move beyond keeping your pothos baseline alive, and actually help it thrive? The real secret to abundant foliage is in the dirt, folks! Choose from our picks of the best soil for pothos – including a recipe you can make at home.

how to get a hoya plant to climb, according to experts

how to get a hoya plant to climb, according to experts

Hoya plants like to climb and often do better when paired with a plant trellis for support. We asked plant shop owners of Plant the Studio how they get all of their hoya plants to climb. Here’s what they said.

composting for beginners: how to compost at home for beginners

composting for beginners: how to compost at home for beginners

We wanted to know how to compost at home for beginners, so we interviewed a vermicompost expert. Here’s how to get rich nutrient-dense soil fast in this post about composting for beginners.

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