9 Signs Your Houseplant Needs Water

The 9 signs that your plant needs water are: I talk a lot about how overwatering is such a massive problem for plants etc etc etc and now I’m worried that I’m discouraging you from watering your plants altogether. The best (and most mentally scarring) way of thinking about the difference between over and under-watering …

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How to Use Beneficial Nematodes

Another day, another way of defending ourselves from the onslaught of fungus gnats. I’m pretty lucky in the whole fungus gnat department. There was a time last spring when I couldn’t eat ANYTHING without one of the little buggers trying to get into my mouth (what part of vegan don’t they understand??). Don’t even get …

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Why Do Houseplants Make Me So Happy?

I haven’t always been this way. House plants used to be a major source of anxiety for me because I didn’t know how to keep them alive, they collected dust, and they looked so untidy. They were clutter, and I’m messy enough without adding literal dirt into the mix. And then I watched the Jenna …

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How to Use Diatomaceous Earth On Houseplants

I’ve known about the existence of diatomaceous earth for a while ( I watched a Betsey Begonia video on it), and I thought it ‘d be a great topic to read up on and write a blog post about, since it’s one of the most effective ways of getting rid of fungus gnats. So I …

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How to Maximise Natural Light For Houseplants

If you’ve ever randomly scrolled through plant-related content on Pinterest, I’ve sure you’ve noticed the plethora of ’10 plants that require zero sunlight’ type posts. And I hate to be the one to burst your bubble, but here are the facts: All plants need sunlight. You already knew that. We learnt it at school. But …

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