Toxic Plants to Pets

Propagate a Fiddle leaf fig in water
How To: Propagate a Fiddle Leaf Fig

One day Filbert the Fiddle Leaf Fig became too tall.His head hit he ceiling, his trunk was leaning – no…

Plant Portrait: Hawaiian Ti

There is a deep love for cool plants on this blog and to be honest it feels incomplete without mentioning…

Plant Portrait: Rhaphidophora tetrasperma

Meet the newest indoor plant with the least verbally-friendly name, Rhaphidophora tetrasperma. They’re super easy plants that look amazing, grow…

Indoor Trees
The Best Indoor Trees

Small houseplants are great. Unfortunately, as any plant parent’s obsession grows, so does the desire for different types of plants.…

Guide: Safe and Toxic Holiday Plants for Pets

With Thanksgiving almost over, it’s officially holiday time. With holiday time comes lots of hot chocolate, ugly sweaters for your…

Variegated Rubber Tree and Cat
Plant Portrait: Variegated Rubber Plant

The variegated rubber plant, known as Ficus elastica tineke is possibly one of the prettiest plants of this year. A…

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Plant Portrait: Caladium

The most romantic plants, hands down, are Caladium. Heart shaped leaves, delicately translucent, and in drop dead gorgeous colors are…

Plant cuttings in water
How to: Propagate Plants in Water

After getting over the crippling fear of cutting and pruning your plants, you can prepare for propagation. And, let me…

Guide: More Monstera Varieties To Love

Did you know Monstera is actually a genus that includes over 30 different varieties? While I’ve been over here smitten…