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

  • May 19, 2022
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What material on Earth is more valuable AND more abundant than diamonds? đź’Ž Soil, of course! Learn about types of soil here.

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how to mix neem oil for plants with 3 simple ingredients

  • May 18, 2022
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In this article, learn how to mix neem oil for plants and enjoy the benefits of this versatile, all-natural pest repellent and leaf shine product.

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how to take care of a bonsai tree (for beginners)

  • May 13, 2022
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There is nothing quite so satisfying as cultivating an indoor bonsai tree. Just like watching new leaves on your indoor plants peek their shiny little heads out during growing season, watching your growing bonsai trees take shape with structural pruning is the stuff that a bonsai enthusiast’s dreams are made

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how to make a self watering moss pole in 15 minutes

  • May 08, 2022
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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.

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7 best hygrometers for monitoring humidity to grow indoor plants

  • May 05, 2022
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Keep your indoor plants in their climatic comfort zone with a hygrometer! Review this in-depth guide to help you choose the best hygrometer for plants here.

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snake plant root rot (and how to save it)

  • May 04, 2022
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Just when you thought your snake plant would survive the apocalypse...GASP! What’s that? Snake plant root rot? This is what to do about it.

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all you need to know about watering plants from the bottom

  • Apr 27, 2022
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What are the benefits of watering plants from the bottom? And how does it work? We’ll answer all of your questions here.

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

  • Apr 26, 2022
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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!

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what you need to know: deep water culture system for hydroponics

  • Apr 24, 2022
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Hydroponics is said to be the future of agriculture, and it can easily be implemented in your home as well! Here are some must-knows for deep water culture systems and how to upkeep them.

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8 best soil moisture meter options for indoor plants

  • Apr 21, 2022
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Stop playing guessing games when it comes to watering your plants! We've rounded up the best soil moisture meter picks.

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

  • Apr 17, 2022
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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!

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

  • Apr 15, 2022
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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.

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

  • Apr 15, 2022
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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.

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

  • Apr 15, 2022
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People and plants can suffer from dry indoor air. This is how to increase humidity in a room (without a humidifier).

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

  • Apr 15, 2022
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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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how to fix root rot: signs, symptoms, and how to save your plant

  • Apr 15, 2022
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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.

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monstera root rot: how to save your monstera plant

  • Apr 14, 2022
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Is your Monstera under the weather? Let’s get to the root of the issue, eh? It could very well be root rot; check out these signs and symptoms as well as how to prevent Monstera root rot from coming back!

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how to save an underwatered pothos plant

  • Apr 11, 2022
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Are your pothos looking droopy from being underwatered? Don’t fret, we have all the signs and solutions for you to revitalize your underwatered pothos plant in no-time.

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zz plant fertilizer

  • Apr 07, 2022
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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.

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your guide for how often to fertilize indoor plants

  • Apr 05, 2022
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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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how to use neem oil on houseplants

  • Apr 05, 2022
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Where there are plants, there are pests. And where there are pests, neem oil can save the day! Learn how to use neem oil on houseplants in this guide.

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how often should i use a humidifier for my plants

  • Apr 05, 2022
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You know how some people prefer cool air and some prefer warmer humidity? It’s the same with plants! Similar to people, too much humidity can be a negative thing, but just the right amount helps us thrive. Keep reading to find out which of your plants need some extra moisture.

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indoor plant lighting guide: where to put your plants

  • Apr 05, 2022
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Are your houseplants lookin’ a little droopy but you’re not sure why? It could be the plant lighting! Learn about the different kinds of natural light and which plants thrive in that environment. It’ll make your plants’ futures much brighter!

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what is dandelion tea good for?

  • Apr 04, 2022
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Did you know that the yellow weeds commonly killed by herbicides are actually ancient medicine? That’s right, dandelions have wonderful health benefits that can be taken daily via a nice cup of hot tea.

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fertilizer burn: what you need to know

  • Apr 02, 2022
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Almost anything can be poisonous in high quantities, and the dreaded FB is one of them. Yep, we’re talking Fertilizer Burn folks! This is what to do about it.

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the 13 best liquid fertilizers for indoor plants

  • Mar 31, 2022
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What is the best liquid fertilizer for indoor plants? We reviewed liquid fertilizers for every indoor use imaginable. These selections made the cut.

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Types of Philodendron

growing pink princess philodendron: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Mar 29, 2022
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Despite their slightly fussy purebred temperament, Pink Princess philodendrons are pretty easy to care for. Learn how to care for this splashy pink plant here!

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how to test soil ph with a ph meter

  • Mar 29, 2022
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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.

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why, how, and when: repotting your fiddle leaf fig

  • Mar 28, 2022
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To re-pot, or not to re-pot? Repotting fiddle leaf figs is a quick and easy process with the right supplies and timing. This is how to do it:

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make a DIY indoor worm composting bin in 4 steps

  • Mar 26, 2022
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Channel food scraps into an indoor worm composting system and make DIY worm compost. It's good for plants, fun for people and reduces your waste stream!

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

  • Mar 26, 2022
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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.

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the best neem oil for pest-free indoor plants

  • Mar 26, 2022
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Don’t want your plants hosting a pest party? Stop the “infest-ivities” before they arrive with these top-rated neem oils for plants.

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how to use watering globes (we tested for ourselves)

  • Mar 24, 2022
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We tested some watering globes to see what all of the hype was about. Here’s how to use watering globes and, um, what to use instead.

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Types of Dracaena

growing dracaena marginata: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Mar 22, 2022
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Dragon trees (Dracaena marginata) are cheerful indoor plants with beautiful branches that bring savannah vibes to any space. Here's how to care for them.

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how to save an underwatered snake plant

  • Mar 21, 2022
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Rescuing an underwatered snake plant? Upping your watering game is only part of the story. Fresh soil and a new container also help. Here's why:

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how to save an overwatered pothos

  • Mar 16, 2022
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Restore your jungle vine to its full glory! We're here to help you save your overwatered pothos from soggy demise, or worse... Here's how.

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let your vines grow wild with our top pothos fertilizer picks

  • Mar 14, 2022
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Imagine a big, luscious pothos plant with shiny leaves and long climbing vines. If you can imagine it, you can grow it with the help of pothos fertilizer!

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expert tips for diy soilless potting mix

  • Mar 08, 2022
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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.

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10 best worm composters for turning food scraps into pure gold

  • Mar 02, 2022
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Everyone loves plants and everyone loves pets, so what happens when we bring the two together? Here are the best worm composter bins for your indoor garden.

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diy hydroponics: how to make a hydroponic grow system for indoor veggies

  • Mar 02, 2022
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Your indoor plants don’t just have to look pretty. Here’s how to make your own diy hydroponics system for an indoor veggie garden.

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here’s the best calathea fertilizer for happy little prayer plants

  • Feb 27, 2022
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The right nutrients will give your calathea the energy it needs to praise the sun year-round. Learn all about calathea fertilizer here.

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Types of Succulents

growing ZZ plants: how to keep them happy

  • Feb 24, 2022
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Caring for Zamioculcas zamiifolia, popularly known as the ZZ plant takes about as much effort as getting some Z’s.. (yes, it's that easy). Here's how:

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5 reasons to use coffee as fertilizer for your plants

  • Feb 21, 2022
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Eat. Sleep. Drink coffee. Water plants. Repeat. Sound familiar? Add ONE step to your daily routine and learn how to use coffee as fertilizer for your plants!

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get gorgeous leaves with the best fertilizer for monstera

  • Feb 19, 2022
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Choose the best fertilizer for monstera to keep your plant producing vibrant new leaves and glowing with health year-round. This is what to look for.

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how to choose the best snake plant fertilizer

  • Feb 17, 2022
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Choosing the best snake plant fertilizer to get your snake plant glowing is not only about the product, but also timing. Learn more here.

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diy plant fertilizer: homemade fertilizer for indoor plants

  • Feb 15, 2022
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Want to know how to make your own plant fertilizer? Well, we’ve been doing that for two years. Here’s how we did it.

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6 easy ways to grow hydroponic houseplants indoors

  • Feb 13, 2022
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Hydro-what? Hydro-why? Hydroponics simply means growing plants in water, and it’s easier than you think! Here are 6 ways to grow hydroponic houseplants indoors.

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how to make a rubber plant bushy, an expert shares

  • Feb 11, 2022
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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.

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underwatered aloe plant: how to know when your plant needs more water

  • Feb 08, 2022
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Underwatering means trouble, but it doesn't have to be the end of your aloe! Save your underwatered aloe plant in no time with our pro recovery method here.

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fertilizer ratio: get your indoor plants from bud to blooming (fast)

  • Feb 08, 2022
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Fertilizer isn’t a one-size-fits-all kinda thing. In this post, we break down the fertilizer numbers and NPK meaning so that you can buy the right fertilizer for your plant babies.

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