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How to water a plant in Leca
Watering a plant in Leca is a little different than watering a plant in soil. In this short guide, we'll go over how you can properly water your plants in Leca and make sure they get the fertilizer and moisture they need to thrive.
Posted on: September 12th, 2020
How to clean your pots for use with Leca
When you're planting your plants in Leca, you'll need to clean your pots thoroughly. Cleaning your pots help you to avoid problems down the line. In this short guide, we're going to look at how to best clean your pots for use with Leca.
Posted on: September 5th, 2020
How to prepare Leca for first use
Cleaning Leca before you're using it for the first time is very important to keep your plants healthy. In this short guide, we're going over how you can do this and make your Leca ready to be used with your plants
Posted on: August 29th, 2020
How to care for a Begonia Maculata (Polka dot plant)
The Begonia Maculata is surprisingly easy to take care of. In this guide, we'll go over everything you need to know to be able to properly take care of a Begonia (Maculata) and help it thrive.
Posted on: August 9th, 2020
How to care for a Philodendron
Philodendrons are beautiful plants that grow vines with heart-shaped leaves. In this guide, we'll go over how you can take care of a Philodendron plant yourself and help it to grow and thrive.
Posted on: August 1st, 2020
How to grow a Monstera in Leca
In this guide, we'll go over the process of converting a Monstera Deliciosa planted in soil to planting it in Leca. This process is very similar for any Monstera, so if you don't have a Monstera Deliciosa you can still follow along with the steps.
Posted on: July 19th, 2020
How to get rid of spider mites on your houseplants
What do you do to get rid of spider mites from your houseplants? We'll answer that question in this guide and we're going over how you make sure your plant recovers quickly.
Posted on: July 12th, 2020
The pros and cons of using Leca to grow your plants
Leca is an alternative way to grow your plants, not using any soil. It's a growing medium that's getting more attention recently and it this guide we go over the pros and cons of using Leca for your plants.
Posted on: June 20th, 2020
How to grow Sansevierias in Leca
In this guide, we show you step by step how to prepare your pots, your plant, and your Leca. Then we'll show you how to plant it in Leca and how to water your plant from now on.
Posted on: June 14th, 2020
How to pick the right pot for your succulent
Picking the right pot for your succulent could be difficult for beginners. In this guide, we go over things you need to keep in mind when picking out the perfect pot for your succulent to help it stay healthy and thrive.
Posted on: June 6th, 2020