Does speaking to your plants actually benefit them?

Does speaking to your plants actually benefit them?

I encourage you to read to the end of this post because it starts of drolling talking about how plants surely don’t give a shit about what we have to say and ends up with me dreaming about shouting in a field. A wild ride,…

Plant Profile: How to care for…Philodendron

Plant Profile: How to care for…Philodendron

I love me a philodendron. They’re a family comprising over 900 species, so I’d be shocked if you can’t find one you like. They’re big, viney, and often easy to take care of. You can get pink ones, black ones, heart-shaped ones, long skinny ones…you…

Plant Profile: how to care for…Maidenhair fern

Plant Profile: how to care for…Maidenhair fern

Everyone loves maidenhair fern. They were the It Plant a couple of years ago – I remember because I fell in love with one, brought it home and killed it within a fortnight. Sad times. I was understandably put off by this so didn’t get…

Aglaonema Care Guide

Aglaonema Care Guide

In my opinion, Aglaonemas are woefully underrepresented in the house plant community. They’re easy to care for and come in some pretty spectacular forms – I mean, check out the one above! It’s freaking PINK. Also, I’m not entirely sure about the plural of aglaonema…

What causes a plant to go into shock?

What causes a plant to go into shock?

What is plant shock? Plant shock is when you, er, shock your plant. There are various causes of plant shock which we’ll explore in this article. Plant shock can kill plants. They’re delicate creatures, and any sudden changes can cause them to drop leaves, wilt,…