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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
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The pros and cons of using Leca to grow your plants

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

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 grow an Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

How to grow an Alocasia Zebrina in Leca

Leca is a great way to properly water your plants, prevent pests, and fertilizing your plants consistently. In this guide, we go over the steps you have to take to properly take care of the Alocasia Zebrina when it's planted in Leca.

Posted on: May 10th, 2020
How to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina

How to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina

Propagation is the easiest way to get more plants for free! In this guide, we'll go over a few steps you can take to to propagate an Alocasia Zebrina and to make it grow from a bulb to a fully-grown plant with a beautiful stem and big green leaf.

Posted on: May 3rd, 2020
What is Leca and why is it useful for plants?

What is Leca and why is it useful for plants?

Leca stands for Lightweight expanded clay aggregate. In this post we'll go over why it is useful for growing your plants and what benefits it can offer you and your plants.

Posted on: April 13th, 2020