Ten Houseplants That Are Easy To Care For

A row of colorful begonias in terra cotta pots.

Keeping a plant around is an effortless way to bring color into your life and a bit of inspiration as well. The problem is having enough time to care for another living being when you’re already too busy taking care of yourself and your family. There are some labor-intensive plants out there amid the more […]

Low-Light Plants (You Can Keep at Home)

Second-grade science taught us that plants need sunlight to survive; without it, they are unable to grow and perform photosynthesis. But that’s not entirely true. With enough bright indirect light or even artificial light, some plants are able to thrive without ever seeing the sun. If you’re living in a low-light environment, try these plants […]

Regrow Your Vegetables

Quick crash course in horticulture: perennial plants grow back on their own, annual plants do not. They’re called “annual” because you have to replant them annually. This rule mostly applies to flowers, however. There are several varieties of vegetables that you can regrow, if you take care of them and plant them properly. NOTE: most […]

Purify the Air With Plants

A bunch of Gerbera daisies.

Pollution not only hurts our environment, but our bodies as well. Long-term effects include developing asthma, accelerated aging of the lungs, and even shortened lifespan. Is there any way to combat the air? These plants might be the solution. SNAKE PLANT Snake plants are not only striking (and easy to care for), but remarkable helpers […]

Get Gardening With Seed Tapes

Even though it may not feel like it, spring is officially here. It’s the season of life and renewal. And if you have a garden, it’s time to think about how you’ll be renewing it. As lovely and inspiring as a garden can be, buying and planting the flowers can be time-consuming and taxing. Fortunately, […]

Seven Ways to Bring Plants into Your Small Space

A group of floating terrariums.

The eternal struggle: keeping a plant alive in a cramped space, whether it’s a tiny apartment, a cubicle, or a dorm. Houseplants are an effortless way to brighten up a room and bring some nature indoors, but if you don’t have a house, it’s nearly impossible. Or is it? Here’s a few neat tricks to […]