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How to make your soil drain water quickly?

How to make your soil drain water quickly?

In this plant care guide we're going to look at ways to improve the drainage in your soil. Good drainage is very important to most house plants, but especially so for plants that love dry soil.

Posted on: February 20th, 2021
What is wrong with my plant? 10 common problems explained!

What is wrong with my plant? 10 common problems explained!

Your plant can be a mystery at times. One day it's doing well and the next it's struggling. If you've experienced this before you know that finding out what's wrong is not easy. The symptoms your plant is showing can mean a lot of different things. It's difficult to deal with this. Luckily there is a way out!

Posted on: February 7th, 2021
What is the best type of fertilizer for houseplants?

What is the best type of fertilizer for houseplants?

Fertilizing your plants is a great way to help your plants grow bigger, strong, and faster. In this guide, we're going to look at different types of fertilizer and we're going to find out which type is the best for your plant care style.

Posted on: January 27th, 2021
Which plants can you grow in Leca?

Which plants can you grow in Leca?

Leca is a very versatile growing medium for your houseplants, but whether or not you can grow your favorite houseplant in Leca depends on a few things. In this post, we're going to find out which plants work well with Leca and which ones might not do too well with it.

Posted on: December 19th, 2020
Can you bring a houseplant outdoors?

Can you bring a houseplant outdoors?

A lot of plant owners have probably tried to bring houseplants outside. Some plants can handle this and other can't. But which plants can go outside and what do you need to keep in mind? In this guide we'll go over everything you need to know if you'd like to bring your houseplants outside.

Posted on: November 28th, 2020
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How to care for an Alocasia Polly

How to care for an Alocasia Polly

The Alocasia Polly is very similar in care to other Alocasias, but it does have a few different tricks to help it thrive. In this guide, we'll go over what you can do to help this beautiful plant thrive in your house.

Posted on: November 14th, 2020
How to rescue a plant from overwatering

How to rescue a plant from overwatering

Overwatering is the most common cause of death for house plants. But overwatering your plant doesn't have to mean it's a lost cause. There are several ways to help your plant recover from overwatering. In this guide, we'll go over what you can do when you've overwatered your plant.

Posted on: October 17th, 2020
How to care for houseplants in the winter

How to care for houseplants in the winter

Houseplants, like people, behave differently based on the time of year. But how do you give your plants the best care during this time of year? In this guide, we'll go over everything you should know about plant care in the winter.

Posted on: October 10th, 2020
How to water a plant in Leca

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

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