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indoor plant supports: expert tips for staking indoor plants

indoor plant supports: expert tips for staking indoor plants

Using plant stakes for your climbing plants? We interviewed plant support expert Ara Flink about how to stake plants with plant supports to find out how to do it beautifully.

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.

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 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.

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.

An expert reveals exactly how to care for philodendrons (for beginners)

An expert reveals exactly how to care for philodendrons (for beginners)

Guest expert: Felip Gallegos, Plant Enthusiast and Store Associate at Planted by Christy The easiest way to learn how to care for houseplants is to ask your local plant shop for advice. Nothing beats talking to another plant lover about the issues you are having when it comes to your houseplant. Plus, the store associate can

an expert explains how to use moss poles for houseplants

an expert explains how to use moss poles for houseplants

A moss pole retains moisture so that your climbing or vining house plants can get a drink while moving away from a more traditional water source, like, say, moist soil in a pot. Here’s what you need to know.

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