Plants to grow in your office

I don’t have an office, but I work in a restaurant with the same kind of issues a plant would run into as an office. You know – not much natural light, a heavy emphasis on strip lighting, not heating at the weekend. These are hardy plants. The hardiest. And they won’t be mad if …

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House Plants That Will Flower In the UK

There are LOADS of house plants that will bloom in the UK, including: Orchids Peace lilies Christmas Cactus Hoya Begonia Cyclamen Amaryllis African Violet Poinsettia Clivia Anthurium Aglaonema Peperomia Alocasia Most plants bloom. It’s how they make baby plants. But whilst some flower seemingly for the hell of it, or seasonally, or because it’s the …

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How I Identify My House Plants

Identifying house plants is not an easy task. There are A LOT of them. And not only that, but a lot of them look verrry similar. You’d think it’d be as easy as 1. buy a plant, 2. look at the label of said plant. But that’s absolutely not the case. And whilst I’ve bought …

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Cool Plants with Halloweeny Vibes

Can you tell I made a big list of articles to write last September? So yes, perhaps I AM nine months early with this article, but WHO CARES. I’m gonna do a mix of plants with dark foliage and plants that look weird and creepy. Also, I don’t have pictures for a lot of them …

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How to Keep Cats Out of House Plants

I’m firmly in the ‘keep plants out of reach of pets’ club especially if your plant is toxic and could potentially harm your pet BUT I get that that isn’t always particularly useful advice. So many of us live in studio/open plan homes now, so it’s not always as easy as shutting the door on …

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