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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
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 fittonia (nerve plant)

How to care for a fittonia (nerve plant)

Find out how to care for a fittonia. They're not always the easiest plants, but with this simple trick you'll be able to take care of them very easily.

Posted on: December 6th, 2019
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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
The five easiest houseplants for beginners

The five easiest houseplants for beginners

In this post you'll find out what I think the easiest houseplants are for beginners. I've taken care of these plants myself and think anyone, no matter the level of experience, will be able to take care of them.

Posted on: June 26th, 2019
How do I properly water my plants?

How do I properly water my plants?

Find out how you can make sure you're watering your plants properly. This post gives advice about how to water your plants, but also how soil can help keep your plant properly hydrated.

Posted on: June 20th, 2019
How to repot an Alocasia Zebrina

How to repot an Alocasia Zebrina

Find out how you can repot an Alocasia Zebrina if you have multiple plants in the same pot, but want to separate them. This posts explains how, step by step.

Posted on: June 12th, 2019
10 ways to raise the humidity in your house

10 ways to raise the humidity in your house

Many tropical plants need a lot of humidity to be able to thrive. In this guide I'll explain 10 ways to raise the humidity in your house to help your plants.

Posted on: June 5th, 2019