Tassel Fern Care Tips

Feb 20 , 2020

Tassel Fern Care Tips

My New Guinea tassel fern or Huperzia squarrosa, surprisingly or not is one of the easiest plants I own. It’s given me no pest issues even when neighbouring plants have been affected, and grows so...

Let's talk about soil

Feb 18 , 2020

Let's talk about soil

Let’s talk about soil. It can be super confusing when you’re staring down the aisle at a nursery or hardware store, faced with rows of bags that all look pretty much the same.So here’s a few things...

To stake, or not to stake

Feb 18 , 2020

To stake, or not to stake

To stake or not to stake. That is the question I see asked a bunch across social media - should I give my monstera a pole? Whilst public opinion seems to be that a moss pole is necessary for “optim...

Caladium Care Tips

Feb 18 , 2020

Caladium Care Tips

This caladium from Annandale Garden Centre looks exactly like a bouquet! One of the most colourful plants around, this seasonal beauty only has active growth in Spring & Summer each year, dyin...

Pest tips: How to kick aphids out of your home

Feb 16 , 2020

Pest tips: How to kick aphids out of your home

Aphids. Number 6 in my pest treatment series. Another fairly innocuous pest, these tree vampires are commonly found in both indoor & outdoor collections, with over 4400 different species of the...

Creating the perfect plant shelfie

Feb 14 , 2020

Creating the perfect plant shelfie

Setting up the perfect shelfie can be hard! Managing the right conditions for each plant, whilst creating the desired aesthetic & still being practical is tricky. Here’s a few general tips from...