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How to care for a Dieffenbachia

How to care for a Dieffenbachia

The Dieffenbachia is a surprising plant that thrives when it's left alone. It's a forgiving plant, which makes it great for beginners. In this guide, we'll go over everything you need to know to give these beautiful plants the care they need.

Posted on: October 3rd, 2020
How to care for a Begonia Maculata (Polka dot plant)

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

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

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 care for a Monstera

How to care for a Monstera

Monsteras are very recognizable plants with big and beautiful leaves. They can be tough to take care of if you live in a colder climate, but even then, you can be successful with these plants. In this guide, we'll go over everything you need to know to help these plants thrive.

Posted on: May 31st, 2020
Sanseveiras on Leca

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How to care for a Dracaena

How to care for a Dracaena

In this guide I explain how to care for a plant in the Dracaena family. It's quite an easy plant to take care of, but it has some things you should know before getting one for yourself.

Posted on: November 29th, 2019
How to care for Sansevierias

How to care for Sansevierias

One of the easiest types of plant for beginners is a plant in the Sansevieria family. They require very little attention, they purify the air in your house and they look amazing.

Posted on: May 15th, 2019
How to care for a spider plant

How to care for a spider plant

The spider plant is probably one of the easiest plants to take care of. In this post, we'll go over everything you need to know to take care of the spider plant and a few things you need to be mindful of when you're taking care of one of these plants. They're great for beginners and will show you great results very quickly.

Posted on: April 28th, 2019