How to Grow a Monstera From Seed

Growing Monstera from seed is pretty easy, and they grow fast, especially in the first few months. The most difficult part of the process is actually securing the seeds. Why grow Monstera from seed? Growing Monstera from seed is a fun project. I can’t think of any other reason to do so. I certainly don’t …

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How to Make Monstera Bushier

I’m SO SURE I’ve already written this article. I was all like ‘I’m gonna make sure all my drafts are published’ whilst secretly KNOWING my drafts folder was empty. Alas not. The nap i was about to take will have to be postponed. ANYWAY. Making a Monstera bushier isn’t difficult, but it’s also not something …

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What Are The Best Growing Conditions For Monstera?

Monstera have a reputation for being incredibly chill. And they ARE chill. But that doesn’t mean that if you put it in a dark corner it’ll thrive. It might grow, but not particularly quickly, and the leaves won’t be as big and fenestrated as they would be in brighter light. The conditions we’ll go through …

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Should I Cut the Leaves Off Monstera?

Every time I’ve tried to start writing this article I keep thinking about the poor woman that cut splits in her Monstera leaves (like, with scissors) and was GENUINELY asking how people got their Monstera holes to look so good (hers kept going brown round the edge!) This has nothing to do with the rest …

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Why is My Monstera Not Propagating?

Monstera are a popular choice for first-time propagators and a pretty solid one. They root pretty easily in a variety of substrates, and if they do start to die, they take their sweet time about it. It can be stressful though, especially when it doesn’t seem to be going to plan. And having people say …

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