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compost starter 101: when you need it and how to make it

compost starter 101: when you need it and how to make it

An easy way to reuse your food scraps is by adding them to your soil! Here are our tips on how to make a compost starter.

how long does compost take to turn into nutritious soil? it depends

how long does compost take to turn into nutritious soil? it depends

Patience, grasshopper! Usable compost may take some time, but it’s such a great way to turn food into fuel for your plants. So, how long does compost actually take? Let’s break it down.

plant experiments: which fertilizer makes plants grow faster

plant experiments: which fertilizer makes plants grow faster

We love running plant experiments to find out what really works (and doesn’t). Which fertilizer makes plants grow faster? We tested 5 fertilizers to find out.

rubber plant fertilizer: what your rubber plants need to be happy

rubber plant fertilizer: what your rubber plants need to be happy

Rubber plants are pretty easy to please, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have needs. Here’s what to look for in a rubber plant fertilizer.

dracaena fertilizer: how much and when to fertilize

dracaena fertilizer: how much and when to fertilize

Put the pep back in your snake plants with tips from our simple guide for how and when to use dracaena fertilizer.

here’s how much fertilizer per plant to use

here’s how much fertilizer per plant to use

Plants have a lot of caretaking needs, but don’t stress. We’ll let you in on our plant-parenting secrets; specifically how much fertilizer your plant babies need!

fiddle leaf fig fertilizer: here’s how to feed your fiddle leaf

fiddle leaf fig fertilizer: here’s how to feed your fiddle leaf

Still trying to FIGure out your fiddle leaf fig plant? Here are our best tips for best practices to keep your fiddle leaf fig properly fertilized.

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.

10 best plant food options for indoor plants (for every kind of plant)

10 best plant food options for indoor plants (for every kind of plant)

If your plants have a case of the blahs, give them a boost with plant food. Read about the best liquid plant food options for indoor plants here!

homemade phosphorus fertilizer: the easiest all natural diy fertilizer in your kitchen

homemade phosphorus fertilizer: the easiest all natural diy fertilizer in your kitchen

Phosphorus (P) is an essential macronutrient that all plants need to grow. Learn how to make a homemade phosphorous fertilizer your plants will live for here.

zz plant fertilizer

zz plant fertilizer

Don’t lose zzz’s at night trying to think of the perfect zz plant fertilizer. We’ll show you the best ways to find the fertilizer match of your dreams so your zamioculcas zamiifolia can thrive.

How often to fertilize indoor plants (and what to use)

How often to fertilize indoor plants (and what to use)

Fertilizer gives your plant what soil can’t: A boost of nutrients on demand. Learn exactly how often to fertilize indoor plants in this guide.

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