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Blue Ginger Plant blooms which are purple in color

How To Grow a Blue Ginger Plant

The blue ginger is the most common species of the Commelinaceae family, and it’s hardy to Zones 9 to 11. They grow by having upright, gawky stems encircled with polished, gleaming green leaves. These leaves have silver and purple marks.

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Raven ZZ Plantin large white pot

Raven ZZ Plant: Comprehensive Care Guide

The Raven ZZ plant, also known as Zamioculcas zamiifolia ‘Dowon’, has become trendy in the houseplant scene due to its dark, leathery foliag...

Top view of string of hearts or chain plant in a gray pot.

How to Grow and Care For String of Hearts Plant

String of hearts plant (Ceropegia Woodii) is a chaining succulent-like plant. With hues of greens and purples and delicate dangles, it bring...

Black Coral (Taro) Colocasia escuelenta leaves with water droplets

List of the Best Black Plants for Your Garden

Black plants are chic and bold. They demand attention by contrasting the idea that gardens should always feel jolly. With dark foliage, it's...

Sanseveria Fernwood in a white pot on a coffee table

How To Care for a Sansevieria Fernwood

Many plant enthusiasts love Sansevieria Fernwood because of its air-purifying properties and extreme resilience. This plant will look stunni...

Lipstick Echeveria Image

How to Grow, Propagate, and Care For Lipstick Echeveria

Echeveria agavoides or Lipstick Echeveria is a low maintenance and drought-tolerant succulent plant that produces beautiful colored pink, wh...

Asparagus Fern in a pastel green pot

How to Grow and Care for Your Asparagus Fern

Known for its delicate and whimsical foliage, asparagus ferns, are growing in popularity as houseplants. They’re relatively easy to care for...

Begonia Maculata Angel Wings Leaves

How to Care For Begonia Maculata (Polka Dot Plant)

Begonia Maculata has gained popularity among plant enthusiasts worldwide. It is a plant native to Brazil known for its green leaves with whi...

Montauk Daisy Closeup of flowers

How To Propagate and Care for Montauk Daisies

Montauk daisies fill the plant and flower growing gap, especially in late summer to fall. They are pretty easy to grow. They can thrive in t...

Purple Heart Plant Foliage

How to Grow and Care for Purple Heart Plant

The Purple Heart Plant (aka Tradescantia pallida purpurea) is a fast grower. It comes with lovely purple foliage paired with pink to purple ...

Snow Queen Pothos on shelf

How To Plant Snow Queen Pothos

Are you looking for a low-maintenance houseplant? The Snow Queen pothos will be a great choice to consider. You can grow this pothos variety...

Calathea medallion in white pot.

Everything You Need to Know About Calathea Medallion

Calathea Medallion might be challenging to grow and keep alive as a houseplant. It needs more perseverance and attention than average indoor...

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea Flower

How to Grow Hoya Chelsea Indoors or Outdoors

Hoya Chelsea plants are growing popular among homeowners because of their striking beauty and appeal. But more importantly, they grow except...

Alocasia Regal Shield in the wild

How to Grow and Care For Alocasia Regal Shield (Elephant Ear Plant)?

Alocasia Regal Shield (Elephant Ear plant) is famous among houseplant lovers because of its unique and enormous leaves. It has large, stunni...

coleus varieties with variegated leaves

Best Coleus Varieties To Grow in Your Garden

Coleus plants, are a family of colorful foliage with varieties that fit every type of gardener. This article will help you know more about t...

Rhododendron bushes purple

How To Propagate and Care for a Rhododendron Bush

Rhododendrons (Rhododendron spp.) are flowering shrubs that offer attractive, colorful blossoms. They are a firm favorite of gardeners for t...

Pink Mandevilla flowers

How To Take Care of Mandevilla

The Mandevilla plant will be a stunning addition if you're keen to give your huge garden or small patio a lush tropical vibe. The best thing...

Philodendron Gloriosum leaves

How to Grow and Care For Philodendron Gloriosum

Philodendron Gloriosum is a tropical plant that belongs to the Philodendron genus. The plant has beautiful heart-shaped leaves with white ve...

Variegated String of Hearts (Ceropegia woodii variegated)

How to Grow and Take Care of Variegated String of Hearts

If you’re looking for a vine-like succulent that’s low maintenance and has pinkish variegation, you should seriously consider variegated str...

Daisy Fleabane White Flowers

How To Manage and Control Fleabane Plants

Fleabane plants are known for their ability to survive under challenging environments; their notorious invasiveness toward other native plan...

Desert Rose with white and pink blooms in outdoor garden pot.

How to Grow and Care for Desert Rose Plant: Comprehensive Guide

You might think that because desert roses are native to arid regions, they’d be tough and require little maintenance to thrive. But that cou...

Jessenia pothos lime green and dark green variegated leaves

How to Grow and Care for Jessenia Pothos

Jessenia Pothos is a tropical vine with variegated lime green and dark green leaves. Jessenia is a rarer type of pothos that is sought after...

Peperomia Hope plant next to a wooden coffee cup

How to Grow and Care For Peperomia Hope

If you are looking for an easy to grow plant that looks like a succulent, the Peperomia Hope is a perfect choice. Nicknamed “Trailing Jade”,...

Tomatoes in tomato cages

How to Choose and Use a Tomato Cage

If you’re a gardener, you know how important it is to give your plants the best environment to grow in. Enter tomato cages. A tomato cage ca...

Ficus Moclame - Indian Laurel Plant

How To Take Care of a Ficus Moclame

The Ficus Microcarpa Moclame is a fig tree species native to Southern Asia and Australia. They're excellent indoor, air-purifying plants. Mo...

Orchid with root rot

How to Prevent and Treat Root Rot

Root rot is a very common disease in indoor plants and usually happens as a result of overwatering. If you catch it early enough and change ...

Cat eating the cat grass plant

How to Grow Cat Grass Plant?

Cat grass is not a specific variety of grass seen outdoors. It is a mixture of grass grown from different types of seeds like wheat, oat, ba...

Stephania Erecta in a pot with vining leaves

How to Grow and Care For Stephania Erecta

Stephania Erecta (or Stephania Pierrei) is a great addition to your houseplant collection. If you love “fat plants”, look no further! You f...

Rose bushes in front of a white fence

How to Get Rid of Aphids on Rose Bushes?

Aphids are tiny, sap-sucking pests and wreak havoc on your roses! They suck out plant juices, preferably on new growths, and turn their foli...

Dipladenia plant

How to Grow Dipladenia (Mandevilla)

Dipladenias are tropical plants that belong to the Mandevilla species. They are also known by other names like Rocktrumpet, Brazilian Jasmin...

How to Grow and Care For Philodendron Micans

If you are looking for one such trailing plant to decorate a hanging pot or climbing moss pole, the Philodendron Micans is the right choice....

Citronella Plant

How to Grow Citronella Plants

Citronella came from the French word “citronelle”, which means “lemon balm.” It got its name for its citrusy, floral-like aroma. This plant ...

Hoya Plant in a white hanging basket

How to Grow and Care for Hoya Plants?

One of the most beautiful houseplants that has caught the attention of nature lovers is Hoya. This stylish plant elevates the overall decora...

Monstera Peru leaves

How to Grow and Care For Monstera Peru

The unique, exotic Monstera Peru (known as Monstera karstenianum) is going to be one of your new favorite houseplants. Its dark, thick leave...

Hoya Curtisii Leaves

How to Grow and Care For Hoya Curtisii

But if you’re new to casual botany, it’s best to start with a lower-maintenance plant like Hoya Curtisii. Something relatively easy to care ...

Avocado fruit hanging off of an avocado tree

How to Prune Avocado Trees: A Comprehensive Gardening Guide

As a nature enthusiast, you probably know an average outdoor avocado tree can grow 40 to 80 feet (12-24 m.), a giant tree that can create fa...

Philodendron Birkin on table

Everything About Philodendron Birkin Care

The Philodendron Birkin can be a spectacular addition to your indoor space with the notable white stripes on its dark-green waxy leaves. Whi...

How to Care For String of Turtles: Comprehensive Guide

When you look at the String of Turtles plant (Peperomia prostrata), its compact and delicate appearance may come as a surprise. After all, h...

Ficus Tineke

What is a Ficus Tineke?

The Ficus Tineke is a colorful and gorgeous houseplant known as the rubber tree’s variegated cultivar. Its pink, cream and light green hues ...

Chinese Elm Bonsai in a white pot

How To Achieve Proper Chinese Elm Bonsai Care

Chinese Elm Bonsai tree is evergreen when grown under the right environmental conditions. Growing a houseplant like a bonsai is a great way ...

Picture of Marimo Moss Ball Care

Marimo Moss Ball Care

Marimo Moss Balls are low-maintenance, beneficial aquatic plants that, like your pets, want to roll around, take baths, and need an excellen...

Picture of palm trees

How To Attain the Best Palm Tree Care

People adore palm trees for their relaxed, chill vibe. Apart from that, these people also love the environment these palms grow in. One can ...

Terrarium plants

Terrarium plants

If you’re like me, you’re probably more excited about terrariums than you are about spring. Terrariums are small, compact gardens that requi...

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