Plant Care

Pilea peperomioides: Plant Care Tips

Pilea peperomioides: Plant Care Tips

Perfectly round, smooth leaves is what makes the Pilea peperomioides, or Chinese Money Plant, an all time favorite. This plant is also known as the Pass it on Plant because, once mature enough, it sprouts babies all around the soil so you can share it with your favorite people. This China native, although it is very easy to care for, not a lot of people really understand its needs. So, that's why we're here! Here are some tips to make your plant grow and thrive in your home. Light: Pileas love very bright, but indirect sunlight. Some direct morning sun...

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Alocasia Polly: Plant Care Tips

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Alocasia Polly: Plant Care Tips

With the perfect contrast, the Alocasia Polly, even though not a big plant, is definitely a statement plant. It is native to subtropical Asia and Australia. Alocasia Polly leaves are unique and striking making it an instant favorite.  But this favorite is a bit challenging to keep happy, and that's why we're here to help!  Here are some tips to make your plant grow and thrive in your home. Light: The key to keeping your Alocasia Polly happy is to have the perfect lighting conditions. It might handle some direct morning sunlight. Place by a door or window which receives some direct morning sunlight, and...

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Oxalis triangularis: Plant Care Tips

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Oxalis triangularis: Plant Care Tips

The gorgeous, butterfly-like plant, Oxalis triangularis, is commonly called False Shamrock. This amazing, dynamic plant is native from Brazil. Even though this plant seems to be fragile and hard to care for, it is actually quite the opposite. This plant is actually so hardy that it is known to grow through generations, if given the proper care. It is also one of the few flowering indoor plants, it blooms gorgeous little flowers.   Here are some tips to make your plant grow and thrive in your home. Light: Oxalis love bright indirect sunlight. They like to receive some direct morning...

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String of Pearls: Plant Care Tips

String of Pearls: Plant Care Tips

The queen, the favorite, the "uh-oh" champion, the resentful, the heart breaker, the String of Pearls. Scientifically named Senecio rowleyanus, the String of Pearls is definitely the favorite heart breaker. This not-so-easy to care plant is definitely unique, and an eye catcher. With it's perfectly spherical leaves, with cute little flowers, this Senecio has gained a lot of popularity lately.  Here are some tips to make your plant grow and thrive in your home. Light: String of Pearls love bright indirect sunlight. They like to receive some direct morning sun. When placed indoors, placed by a door or window which...

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Calatheas: Plant Care Tips

Calathea Plant Care Tips

Calatheas: Plant Care Tips

Oh Calatheas, how beautiful and how finicky they are. Even though they are not the perfect plant for beginners, they are definitely worth the trouble. These gorgeous plants have amazing, uniquely patterned leaves that look like they're hand painted. I'd say they are one of the most interesting plant Genus there is. Their leaves fold up at night, making them part of the Prayer Plant family. And we cannot forget to mention they are all pet friendly, as they are not toxic for our pets. They have similar plants, also part of the Prayer Plant family, as Ctenanthes, Marantas and Stromanthes,...

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