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21st Jun

How to treat thrips on indoor plants

If your plants have been attacked by thrips the new growth looks curled and distorted. The leaves can also turn a silvery colour.

21st Jun

How to treat mealybugs on indoor plants

Mealybugs are some of the easier to identify pests. They have soft-bodies, oval shape and white cottony appearance.

21st Jun

How to treat spider mites on indoor plants

Spider mite damage can be seen as tiny speckles or dots on the leaves. Upon closer inspection with a magnifying glass you will notice very fine webbing on your plant.

21st Jun

How to treat aphids on indoor plants

If your plants have been attacked by aphids the new growth is usually misshapen and the leaves might be yellowing. Check this article for how to treat aphids.

21st Jun

Identifying common plant pests on indoor plants

Pests on indoor plants are common but some plants are more prone to certain pests than others. Here's some info on how to recognise each pest and how to treat your plants.

16th Jun

Where to buy Rare Plants from and what to expect

There's so many wishlist plants popping everywhere, I bet it's hard to always find a good place to source your plants. So here's a list of my favourite places.

16th Jun

Syngonium Podophyllum Albo Variegated Plant Care

This very popular variegated plant has made the wishlist of many plant collectors due to its beautiful foliage and easy to grow requirements.

16th Jun

How to plant and care for Caladium bulbs

I’m sure seeing so many beautiful and colourful Caladium images over Instagram has made you buy few (or 10) bulbs to add to your indoor jungle. These exotic looking plants stunning foliage and are very easy to grow both indoor and outdoors (if you live in a climate that supports this).

19th Apr

Philodendron Verrucosum Plant Care

Philodendron Verrucosum is probably my favourite plant in my collection. I love the striking colour of the leaves throughout their lifecycle. Emerging with a bold yellow and red when unfurling, the deep red underneath the leaves and the morphing into different shades of green after maturing.

19th Apr

SOS: How to deal with rotten roots and save your plants

Root rot it’s a common occurrence in plants unfortunately and I’m sure we’ve all experienced it at least once.

9th Feb

Plant styling 101: Where to buy plant pots that complement your home decor

Planters have long stopped being just a utilitarian object for your plants and have transformed into beautiful decorations in our homes while still fulfilling your plants’ needs.

8th Jan

Philodendron Birkin Plant Care

Yay, you are the lucky owner of a rare Philodendron Birkin. Here's few tips to look after your plant.

8th Jan

How To Feed Your Houseplants: Fertilising Basics And How & When To Use it

If you want your plants to love you back and reward you with lush foliage, learn when and how to fertilise your indoor plants.

20th Mar

Alocasia Dragon Scale Plant Care

20th Mar

Philodendron Pink Princess Plant Care

So here are few tips on plant care that have kept this princess alive (so far).

24th Feb

Where To Buy Rare Plants From

One of the most questions I get a lot of the time when people stumble upon my Instagram is 'Where did I got my Philodendron Pink Princess?' from.

24th Feb

Variegated Rubber Plant Care

The Variegated Rubber Plant is pretty easy to care for compared with some of my other plants, as long as it has the right amount of light and you don't overdo the watering routine.

18th Feb

Best Grow Lights for Indoor Plants

The hunt for grow lights started as the autumn was approaching fast and I need to be able to supply my house plants with enough light until spring comes.

17th Feb

Why Visit Columbia Road Market for Plant Shopping

Located in East London, the street is the home of over 60 independent shops and stalls. It opens every Sunday from 8am to 3pm and as long as you are prepared to deal with crowds you are in for a great deal.

17th Feb

Snake Plant Care

The Snake Plant originates from central Africa and impresses with her stunning stripes and structure.

17th Feb

Pilea Plant Care

Pilea or Chinese Money Plant has become extremely popular in the last couple of years among house plants lovers. They grow pretty fast, they are super cute and not too fussy.

17th Feb

Manjula Pothos Care

This Manjula Pothos definitely goes in the category with her white heart-shaped foliage. The main difference (besides colour) between this pothos and her other siblings is that her leaves have wavy edges.

17th Feb

Marble Queen Pothos Care

All Pothos plants have glossy, heart-shaped leaves (another bonus point), but this one has the most beautiful green and white leaves.

17th Feb

Rubber Plant Care

It's always been a massive low maintenance plant for me and being in such a big pot has meant it doesn't need watered as often as it holds moisture for much longer.

17th Feb

ZZ Raven Plant Care

Like many other house plants, this indoor plant can improve the quality of air in your house or flat. It has also been found that the Zamioculcas Raven can remove carcinogens, such as Benzene.

17th Feb

Aloe Vera Care

Aloe Vera is probably the most common house plant across the globe.

16th Feb

Shake up your life: become a plant parent

I started being into plants in 2018 when a friend asked me to plant sit her plants...

16th Feb

Fiddle Leaf Fig Care

A bit dramatic and temperamental, but the Fiddle Leaf Fig is definitely worth the trouble work.

16th Feb

Hoya Carnosa Tricolor Care

Hoya Carnosa 'Tricolor' or Hoya Krimson Princess has one of the most beautiful variation of the Hoya family.

16th Feb

Golden Pothos Care

The Golden Pothos has heart-shaped leaves and marbled-like colours.

14th Feb

Boston Fern Care

A pretty easy going fern (if such thing exists) as long as you miss your watering schedule.