Can house plants survive in the dark?

Honestly? HONESTLY? No. I’m sure a ZZ plant would try super super hard to survive in, say, a bathroom with no lights. But it wouldn’t grow very quickly, if at all, and it wouldn’t thrive. A lot of plants aren’t fussy: give them enough water, light, and something to grow their roots in, and they’ll …

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Why is my house plant dropping leaves?

Ok, first off, let’s stop you panicking. Your plant has lost a leaf. Or several leaves. This does NOT (necessarily) mean that your plant is dead/dying. Sometimes plants just lose leaves. Their leaves get old and they drop off. That’s just the natural lifecycle of plant leaves. But there are other things that can cause …

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How to get house plants to bloom

The best way to ensure your house plants will bloom is to care for them well. Cards on the table time: not all of my plants have bloomed. I don’t even know which of my plants are likely to bloom. You see, I’m a foliage girl myself. I got my paws on a Philodendron Golden …

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11 Reasons Your House Plant Has Brown Leaf Tips

Brown tips on house plants can be a bit unsightly, but they’re not usually a sign that there’s something drastically wrong – more that something is annoying your plant a bit That being said, it’s always best to get to the root of the issue, just in case it snowballs and becomes a larger problem …

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How often should you water indoor plants?

I wish I could tell you that you could set yourself a reminder and water all your plants weekly. Unfortunately, it’s not the best way to do it, unless you want to overwater. And you definitely don’t want to overwater. Read why in this post (tl;dr – it’ll kill your plant babies). So, how often …

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