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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

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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

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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

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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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how to cook dandelion greens (8 different ways)

  • Apr 09, 2022
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These spicy little weeds just might save your life. Luckily, you can grow them at home. Here’s how to cook dandelion greens.

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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

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how to make a succulent terrarium

  • Apr 02, 2022
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This creative, down time project is fun for gardeners of all ages. Learn how to make a succulent terrarium here!

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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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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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15 healing house plants that will grow easily

  • Mar 18, 2022
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Looking for some healing house plants that you can easily grow at home? Here are our favorite plants that have health benefits.

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how to make lavender oil in 7 easy steps

  • Mar 10, 2022
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Capture the heavenly aroma of lavender with this luscious, DIY oil infusion. This guide will walk you through how to make lavender oil and what to use it for.

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your complete guide to growing turmeric indoors

  • Mar 02, 2022
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Spice up your indoor garden with turmeric! Growing turmeric indoors is the best way to harness the healing powers of its vibrant roots. This is how.

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how to make lavender essential oil

  • Feb 28, 2022
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Lavender is one of the most beloved and calming herbs of all. Learn how to make lavender essential oil at home (the real way), plus an easy tincture recipe.

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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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what is chamomile tea good for? an herbalist lists the benefits

  • Feb 02, 2022
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We’ve heard that chamomile tea is good for sleep, but did you know that it’s got a whole bunch of other benefits too? Check these out and report back when you try

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Types of Pothos

marble queen pothos: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Jan 29, 2022
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Fans of variegations will swoon over the Marble Queen Pothos, a popular variegated Pothos variety with elegant, marbled foliage.

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what is aloe vera good for? an herbalist lists 7 major benefits

  • Jan 29, 2022
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Aloe vera has been used in traditional medicine for thousands of years. It has countless uses when applied to the skin, but is also beneficial as a juice! Learn more about aloe’s

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best soil for aloe vera

  • Jan 29, 2022
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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

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Types of Philodendron

growing philodendron micans: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Jan 29, 2022
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Just when you thought you knew all of the most common Philodendrons by heart…here comes a velvety stunner! The Philodendron micans is a voracious climber with gorgeous iridescent, velvety leaves. This is

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how to get a hoya plant to climb, according to experts

  • Jan 27, 2022
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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

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Types of Peperomia

growing peperomia watermelon: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Jan 27, 2022
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Part succulent, part pepper (well…kind of), and fully plantlicious, watermelon Peperomia is a delightfully cheeky companion for any pot or planter in your home.

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how to harvest chamomile

  • Jan 23, 2022
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If you are growing your own chamomile, then you’ll want to harvest the plant for its medicinal benefits. Here’s how to harvest chamomile and store it.

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how to cut aloe vera plant without killing it

  • Jan 21, 2022
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Learn how to harvest an aloe vera plant without killing it, plus how to use the aloe gel for your skin with this simple aloe vera gel recipe.

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Types of Succulents

growing jade plants: how to grow them and keep them happy

  • Jan 19, 2022
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This gem is one of the most popular succulents for good reason. Over time, your jade plant will reward consistent care by growing into a beautifully branched, ornamental table-piece that can live

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Types of Succulents

growing aloe vera indoors: how to grow aloe vera plants and keep them happy

  • Jan 14, 2022
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Aloe vera looks like a high-drama plant with its dramatic spikes, but this succulent is truly lovable on the inside. Aloe gel is dense with vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants straight from nature

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how to save an overwatered snake plant

  • Jan 14, 2022
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Got an overwatered snake plant? It happened to me too. Here’s how to save an overwatered snake plant and avoid it from happening again.

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growing spider plant: how to keep them happy

  • Jan 13, 2022
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If you want your plant collection to grow faster than a family of happy little rabbits, look no further than the spider plant!

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how to make your skin glow with healing calendula oil (pot marigold)

  • Jan 03, 2022
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Learn how to infuse the healing calendula plant flowers with oil to soothe and heal your skin. Here’s how to make calendula oil.

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13 different types of philodendron plants for jungle vibes

  • Dec 28, 2021
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Philodendron plants are the easiest plants to take care of. Here our favorite types of philodendron varieties to add to your home.

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Types of Dandelion

taraxacum officinale: how to grow dandelion plants and keep them happy

  • Dec 27, 2021
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Growing dandelion plants indoors? Here’s how to grow dandelion and its naturopathic benefits.

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Types of Chamomile

Growing chamomile: how to grow chamomile plants and keep them happy

  • Dec 23, 2021
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Growing chamomile plants indoors? Here’s how to grow chamomile and its naturopathic benefits.

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Types of Calendula

calendula officinalis care: how to keep them happy

  • Dec 14, 2021
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Calendula is one of the versatile medicinal plants that you can grow at home. Here’s how to grow calendula and take care of it.

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Types of Ficus

ficus lyrata care: how to keep them happy

  • Dec 08, 2021
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The Ficus Lyrata, or fiddle leaf fig tree, can quickly spruce up any room. Here's how to take care of a fiddle leaf fig.

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Types of Monstera

monstera adansonii care: how to keep them happy

  • Dec 02, 2021
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Monstera Adansonii is a unique variety of the popular jungle climbers loved by plant parents everywhere. Read on for tips to care for these lacy-leaved plants!

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how to make a moss pole for your climbing plants

  • Nov 30, 2021
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Ceiling hangings and wall mounts have been popular ways to support climbing houseplants, but a more movable option is gaining traction: to construct your own moss pole. This DIY indoor plant care

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Types of Dogbane

hoya carnosa care: how to keep them happy

  • Nov 15, 2021
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With sweetly fragrant blooms so perfect you may wonder if they're real, hoya carnosa is a delight to all of the senses. Here's our care guide.

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an expert explains how to use moss poles for houseplants

  • Nov 15, 2021
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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

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9 Types of Dracaena Plants and Their Surprising Botanical History

  • Nov 11, 2021
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Dracaena [Drah-SEE-Nah] are amongst the most popular plants in the houseplant scene. Astoundingly, there are approximately 120 types of dracaena ranging in size, shape, color and personality! The name dracaena stems from

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Types of Calathea

Calathea Lancifolia Care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 24, 2021
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Calathea Lancifolia, known commonly as a rattlesnake plant, can be a bit of a diva, but no need to worry - it doesn't bite! This plant is kid- and pet-friendly.

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Types of Ficus

ficus benjamina care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 24, 2021
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The Ficus Benjamina is known for its dreamy tuft of glossy leaves and pliable branches. Here is how to care for the weeping fig.

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Types of Geraniaceae

pelargonium care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 15, 2021
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If you imagine a home with a white picket fence, chances are Pelargonium are close by! But did you know that these plants thrive indoors?

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Types of Philodendron

philodendron brasil care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 15, 2021
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Earning its name from vibrant green and yellow streaked leaves resembling the Brazilian flag, the Philodendron Brasil is a popular variegated cultivar of the Heartleaf Philodendron.

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Types of Ferns

boston fern care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 15, 2021
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Pot the impossible! The Boston fern filters light and purifies the air. Known commonly as Sword Fern, Ladder Fern, or Boss Fern, this plant is easier to keep indoors than you might

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Types of Dogbane

hoya care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 11, 2021
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In general, Hoya plants are quite easy to care for. Although all Hoyas have similar characteristics and care, each variety of wax plant will have some needs specific to its species. Do

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Types of Philodendron

split leaf philodendron care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 11, 2021
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The Split Leaf Philodendron is a fun, tropical addition to any houseplant collection, thriving in most environments with sufficient light and humidity. 

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Types of Ficus

rubber plant care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 11, 2021
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The Rubber Plant is surprisingly easy to care for given its dramatic, larger-than-life foliage. These plants will grow as tall as your largest pot allows.

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Types of Pothos

golden pothos plant care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 06, 2021
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Golden Pothos are the gold standard of easy-care houseplants. These lush climbers are incredible air-purifiers and every plant collector's dream.

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Types of Ivy

english ivy plant care: how to keep them happy

  • Oct 06, 2021
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English Ivy will happily grow on just about anything, from brick walls to exposed pipes. This climber adds an elegant, leafy ambience to your home.

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Types of Peperomia

peperomia plant care: how to keep them happy

  • Sep 29, 2021
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plant description Peperomia plants are a cheerful addition to workspaces and homes. These semi-succulents are popular with new plant parents due to their minimal maintenance needs. Consisting of more than 1500 tropical

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Types of Bromeliad

tillandsia plant care: how to keep them happy

  • Sep 28, 2021
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plant description The Tillandsia genus, widely known as air plants, consists of 650 species. Native to southern North America through to South America, air plants have evolved to inhabit ecological niches found

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