Pet Friendly Plants

How to Propagate peperomia
How to: Propagate a Watermelon Peperomia

Is your new “it” plant a watermelon peperomia? No? It should be, because they’re awesome and pet safe. We love…

Why Your Succulents Keep Dying
This is Why Your Succulents Keep Dying

“Succulents are easy! Succulents are hard to kill! The perfect starter houseplant? – a succulent!” So many lies. They’re not…

How to Propagate a Rubber Tree
How To: Propagate a Rubber Tree

Have a Rubber Tree out of hand? Don’t be afraid to propagate! You now have the help of Leaf and…

Calathea Ornata :: Leafandpaw.com
Calathea: A Guide to Collecting Calathea

There’s a feeling when you first discover a new houseplant. It’s partly love and fascination, yes, but I’ve noticed plant…

how to care for pilea peperomioides
Plant Portrait: Pilea Peperomioides

Pileas are no stranger to the houseplant world, but everyone has fallen in love with Pilea Peperomioides. No one really…

indoor plant podcast
Podcast: The Leaf and Pawcast

Leaf and Paw presents our first podcast: The Leaf and Pawcast! For those of you who read L&P regularly, you…

Pet Safe Plants :: Palms
Plant Portrait: Indoor Palms

Palm trees are underrated. They’re readily available at stores like IKEA and Lowes, safe and non toxic to cats, dogs,…

Why Do Monsteras Have Holes? + Other Plant Questions

A comment from this Leaf and Paw article sparked this post. I, as well as many readers, ponder various plant…

The Fluffy Killer: Treating Mealybugs

Mealybugs are gross. And they ruin everything. I hate them. Now that that’s out of the way, let’s talk about…