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Growing your houseplants with Smart Gravel

Growing your houseplants with Smart Gravel

Semi-hydroponics helps to grow your plants without too much risk of pests or overwatering. Leca is the most well-known growing medium, but there is one that's much easier to use: Smart Gravel. In this plant care guide, we're going to discover what Smart Gravel is and how you can use it to grow your plants.

Posted on: July 10th, 2021
How to care for a Ficus Elastica (Rubber Tree)

How to care for a Ficus Elastica (Rubber Tree)

With its large, almost water-colored, leaves, the Ficus Elastica (also know as the Rubber Plant or Tree) is a plant you can't miss. In this plant care guide, we're going to look at how you can keep your Ficus Elastica happy and healthy.

Posted on: June 26th, 2021
How to care for a Pilea Peperomioides

How to care for a Pilea Peperomioides

The Pilea Peperomioides or Chinese Money Plant is a fast-growing succulent-like houseplant that is perfect for beginners. It shows you what it needs and when it's not happy. In this plant care guide, we're going to have a look at how to take care of this exciting houseplant.

Posted on: May 8th, 2021
How to make your soil retain more water?

How to make your soil retain more water?

Moisture-loving plants thrive in soil that's moist most of the time. But how do you make sure your soil is moist without attracting pests or overwatering your plant? In this plant care guide, we're going to look at several ways you can improve the water retention of your soil to help your plants thrive.

Posted on: May 2nd, 2021
How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)

How to care for a Maranta Leuconora (Prayer plant)

The Maranta Leuconora, also known as the Prayer plant, is a tropical plant that's closely related to a Calathea. In this plant care guide, we're going to look at how you can best take care of this beautiful, yet easy to care for houseplant.

Posted on: April 17th, 2021
How to care for a Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia)

How to care for a Bird of Paradise (Strelitzia)

The Bird of Paradise is one of the most well-known tropical houseplants. Surprisingly, it's quite easy to take care of this plant. In this plant care guide, we're going to find out how you can best take care of this beautiful and fast-growing tropical houseplant.

Posted on: April 10th, 2021
How to care for an Areca Palm

How to care for an Areca Palm

The Areca palm is the bigger sibling of the Parlor Palm. The Areca palm might look similar, but it has different plant care needs. In this guide we're going to learn how to take care of a Areca Palm.

Posted on: April 2nd, 2021
How to care for a Philodendron Birkin

How to care for a Philodendron Birkin

The Philodendron Birkin is a beautiful plant with striking white stripes on its green leaves. It shows you when it's not happy, which makes it the perfect plant for beginners. In this guide, we're going to look at how you can take care of this beautiful, yet easy-going house plant.

Posted on: February 28th, 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
How to care for a Golden Pothos

How to care for a Golden Pothos

The Golden Pothos is not difficult to take care of, but it might also not be the best plant for beginning plant owners. It requires a fine balance between dry and wet soil and a bright spot in your house. Find out exactly how to take care of this beautiful plant in this comprehensive plant care guide.

Posted on: January 18th, 2021
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