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4 types of soil and what they’re good for (according to science)

4 types of soil and what they’re good for (according to science)

What material on Earth is more valuable AND more abundant than diamonds? 💎 Soil, of course! Learn about types of soil here.

8 best soil moisture meter options for indoor plants

8 best soil moisture meter options for indoor plants

Stop playing guessing games when it comes to watering your plants! We’ve rounded up the best soil moisture meter picks.

how to fix root rot: signs, symptoms, and how to save your plant

how to fix root rot: signs, symptoms, and how to save your plant

First one to the plant store is a rotten…root! Before you give up on your plants with root rot, take a look at these tips on how to spot the rot & save the pot.

how to test soil ph with a ph meter

how to test soil ph with a ph meter

If you’ve ever accidentally over-fertilized your indoor plants, then you’ll want to learn how to test soil ph with a ph meter. Here’s how.

how often to repot plants? 5 signs it’s time to do it now

how often to repot plants? 5 signs it’s time to do it now

Figuring out how often to repot plants is both an art and a science. Learn how to read your plant’s cues that it’s time for a new home in this guide.

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.

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.

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!

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.

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.

the best soil for snake plants that will keep them happy

the best soil for snake plants that will keep them happy

The best soil for snake plants provides plenty of drainage and nutrients. Here’s how to make your own soil for your beloved snake plants.

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