Plant routines vs living conditions

Nov 08 , 2019

Plant routines vs living conditions

By far the sexiest & most glamorous plant I own is this Sensation Peace Lily. Whenever I share a photo of it, I’m asked questions like what do I feed it, how did I make it grow like that, &...

Plant Blindness vs Plant Mindfulness

Aug 28 , 2019

Plant Blindness vs Plant Mindfulness

Plant blindness, a term coined in 1998 and recently brought to my attention by a post from @houseplantjournal, is an interesting phenomenon that has occurred as a result of urbanisation. Simply put...

Why pot size really does matter

May 27 , 2019

Why pot size really does matter

Common sense dictates that a plant will grow bigger if given more space for its roots to grow, right? Well, yes and no - the answer is not quite so clear cut.It’s important, when bringing plants in...

Chain of Hearts care tips

May 27 , 2019

Chain of Hearts care tips

Chain of Hearts is one of my all time favourite house plants, with those amazing wispy strings that just grow & grow, and those gorgeous heart shaped leaves. They're generally considered to be ...

All about Alocasias - 7 things you should know about them

Apr 29 , 2019

All about Alocasias - 7 things you should know about them

This post is all about Alocasias, one of my all time favourite genera; I own about 10 of them myself. Whilst considered to be easy care plants, they do have a certain penchant for dramatics, which ...

Four gadgets to keep the plant fam happy (and won't break the bank)

Apr 25 , 2019

Four gadgets to keep the plant fam happy (and won't break the bank)

Keeping your plant babies lush & happy can be really tricky. For those who like data & science, here’s a few gadgets & tricks you can use to demystify plant care that won’t break the ba...