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Hardening off plants: how to harden off plants safely

Hardening off plants: how to harden off plants safely

Before moving your plants outside, read this! Here’s your guide to hardening off plants.

scale on fiddle leaf fig: how I finally got rid of them

scale on fiddle leaf fig: how I finally got rid of them

Got dreaded scale on your beloved fiddle leaf fig? Here’s how to treat scale on fiddle leaf fig plants once and for all.

Plant sunburn: why it happens and how to prevent it

Plant sunburn: why it happens and how to prevent it

Learn how to prevent sunburn. I share my experience here with a few pictures so that you can identify and prevent sunburn damage.

10 essential oils for plants that treat pests, fungus, and more

10 essential oils for plants that treat pests, fungus, and more

Got some pesky little insects taking over your houseplants? Here are the top 10 essential oils for plants to fight pests, fungus, and more.

can you leave grow lights on 24 hours a day?

can you leave grow lights on 24 hours a day?

More light means more energy and faster growth for many indoor plants. But can you leave grow lights on 24 hours a day? This is why you shouldn’t.

semi hydroponics nutrients, according to experts

semi hydroponics nutrients, according to experts

We asked Jennifer how she keeps her indoor plants so happy with her semi hydroponics system. These are her recommendations.

scale on monstera: what to do and how to save it

scale on monstera: what to do and how to save it

Struggling with scale on monstera? Right when you think they’re gone, the little buggers re-emerge with a new leaf shoot. Ugh! This is what to do about it.

all you need to know about watering plants from the bottom

all you need to know about watering plants from the bottom

What are the benefits of watering plants from the bottom? And how does it work? We’ll answer all of your questions here.

scale on pothos: what it looks like and how to remove it

scale on pothos: what it looks like and how to remove it

Do your pothos have the Sunday scale-ies? If so, it’s important to identify these pests and learn how to get rid of them to start your week off on the right…leaf!

save your overwatered peperomia in 4 steps (and how not to do it again)

save your overwatered peperomia in 4 steps (and how not to do it again)

It’s common to be salty when your peperomia is overwatered–we totally get it–but save your saltiness because these 4 steps will help save your plant and help you not overwater again.

how to increase humidity in a room: 7 things you can do now

how to increase humidity in a room: 7 things you can do now

People and plants can suffer from dry indoor air. This is how to increase humidity in a room (without a humidifier).

what causes plant leaves to turn yellow (and how to rescue them)

what causes plant leaves to turn yellow (and how to rescue them)

Normally yellow is seen as a happy color, but for your plant’s leaves it’s a red flag. No need to panic though, we’ve compiled what causes your leaves to turn yellow and how you can save them.

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