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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
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 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
How to care for Crotons

How to care for Crotons

Crotons are beautiful plants that can be a colorful addition to any house. In this guide, we go over some things you need to know to properly take care of your Croton and at the end you'll have all the knowledge required to keep your plant happy.

Posted on: May 24th, 2020
Sanseveiras on Leca

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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
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
How to avoid overwatering your plants

How to avoid overwatering your plants

In this guide, I go over ways you can avoid over watering your plants, whether they're planted in soil or leca. This guide contains a few simple tricks you can start using today to help your plants grow and be healthy.

Posted on: March 15th, 2020
How to care for a Calathea Ornata

How to care for a Calathea Ornata

In this guide, we're going over some tips on how to care for a Calathea Ornata. Calatheas can be fussy plants, but once you learn some of the tips and tricks from this post, your Calathea should be easier to care for.

Posted on: December 13th, 2019
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