The best air purifying indoor plants that won’t kill your cat

The best air purifying indoor plants that won’t kill your cat

Do plants really purify the air? YES! My boyfriend actually feels that the air is noticeably different since I added dozens (oops) of plants to our home this summer. If you bring a plant into your home to purify the air it’s called phytoremediation. It’s…

The best low maintenance indoor plants

The best low maintenance indoor plants

There are umpteen low maintenance house plant articles out there, and from reading it it’s pretty clear that the people writing them either have no idea about plant care or severely underestimate just how lazy some of us are. For that reason, I’m going to…

Can you keep plants in the bathroom?

Can you keep plants in the bathroom?

Bathrooms can be cold, stark places, and what better (and cheaper) way to brighten up yours than with a plant? Or lots of plants, covering every surface which is a thing that keeps cropping up on Instagram. The only thing I can say about that…

Can house plants survive in the dark?

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 would thrive. A lot of plants aren’t fussy: give them enough water,…

Gift ideas for plant lovers: what we wish you’d buy us

Gift ideas for plant lovers: what we wish you’d buy us

Buying presents is hard. Especially for dads. ESPECIALLY if your dad (like mine) doesn’t like sports, beer, or stuff. Any kind of stuff. He has what he needs. If you have a plant lover in your life, I’ve compiled a list of things they’d love…