Home Plant guides

Plant care guides

Show me information about
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 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 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
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
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
How to use Neem Oil with plants

How to use Neem Oil with plants

Neem Oil is quite well-known in the plant community as a way to prevent pest infestations. In this guide, we'll talk about everything you need to know about Neem Oil. We'll even give you a recipe for making your own Neem Oil mixture for much cheaper than you can buy in stores.

Posted on: December 12th, 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
How to buy houseplants in the winter

How to buy houseplants in the winter

When you're buying houseplants in the winter, there are a few challenges you should be prepared to take on. In this guide, we're going to cover which challenges to overcome and how to do this. It'll help your future plants thrive, even during the winter.

Posted on: November 21st, 2020
How to care for a Peace Lily

How to care for a Peace Lily

The Peace Lily is a plant that requires little maintenance and will show you what it needs. In this guide, we'll go over everything you need to know to take care of a Peace Lily successfully.

Posted on: October 24th, 2020
Sanseveiras on Leca

Stay up-to-date

Never miss a plant guide by signing up for my mailing list.

Enter an e-mail address