Low Light Houseplants

You love houseplants, but your home or office space doesn’t get a lot of light.  Are there plants that do well in low light? If so, which ones and how should you care for them?  If you are asking these questions, we have a few suggestions for you in this post. (Find out more about …

Calathea Care

Calathea are some of our most beautiful houseplants.  They are also known as a “Peacock Plant”, a “Zebra Plant”, or a “Rattlesnake Plant” (my least favorite of the titles).  Some are even called a “Prayer Plant” because their leaves lift high as the evening approaches and then drop again in the morning.  Their leaves almost …

You Need More Green!

Think about how much time you spend indoors or in a vehicle.  No, really. Think about it. I’ll give you a minute. Did you know that 1 in 4 Americans hardly ever go outside?  That is a 25% of the population, people!  Sitting inside. ALL the time. And even if we don’t fall into that …

Pansy Care Tips

Pansies are the face of fall, winter and even spring flower beds.  They add delightful pops of color during the dreary days of winter. Many of you have probably already planted your pansies, but if you haven’t, we’ve got planting tips for you.  Whether you have planted your pansies, or still need to, we wanted …

Easy Care Houseplants

A couple of months ago, I (Amanda) bought my daughter a Jade plant.  Her middle name is Jade, so she thought this plant was grown exclusively for her (she’s 8).  I told her she was responsible for taking care of it, and she did. DILIGENTLY. Apparently, too diligently.  She watered it at least once a …