Houseplant Guides

Looking for the best houseplants to keep your house nice and green? In this section, we cover our favorite houseplants. Each plant will look great in just about every room. From the Pothos, Asparagus Ferns, to Chinese Money Plants, we look at the most common plants that will add some green to your home, with reasonable watering requirements.

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Houseplants

How to Transplant or Repot African Violets

Do you need to transplant or repot your African Violets? While this process is fairly simple, there are a few things to be careful of along the way. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton takes you through each step of repotting and transplanting African Violets.

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How to Repot Spider Plants in 5 Easy Steps

Do you need to repot your spider plants due to plant health, cramped roots, or some other reason? Spider plants are hardy plants and repotting them is fairly straightforward. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton takes you through five simple steps of repotting your Spider Plants.

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15 Indoor Plants That Smell Fantastic

Are you looking for a new indoor plant that will not only look amazing, but smell fantastic as well? There are a number of indoor plants that have a pleasant scent. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton examines some of her favorite plants that will look great in your houseplant collection, and smell just as good.

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25 Pet Friendly Houseplants For Indoor Gardens

Are you thinking of starting an indoor plant collection, but have pets in your home? Pets and plants can live together quite well if you've selected the proper plants. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton looks at her favorite pet-friendly indoor plants for your houseplant colleciton.

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15 Tiny Houseplants For Your Indoor Garden

Are you looking for a plant you can grow indoors that has a smaller growth profile? There are plenty of tiny indoor-friendly plants you can add to your houseplant collection. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton looks at her favorite houseplants that are quite small, but still beautiful.

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How Much Light Do Monstera Plants Need?

Did you recently add a Monstera plant to your indoor or outdoor plant collection, but aren't sure exactly where to place it for optimal sun exposure? In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton looks at how much sunlight Monsteras need, and the best places in your home to place them.

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31 Different Types of African Violet Varieties

Thinking of adding some African Violets to your garden but aren't sure which varieties to pick? There are many different types you can choose from, so picking just one can be tough! In this article, gardening expert Liessa Bowen looks at the different varieties of African Violets you can grow.

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How to Clean the Leaves of Your Monstera Plant

Looking for the best way to regularly clean the leaves of your Monstera plants? These popular plants are quite beautiful when they are well-maintained. In this article, gardening expert and indoor plant enthusiast Madison Moulton takes you through a few simple steps for cleaning the leaves of your Monstera plants.

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Houseplants

How to Plant, Grow and Care For Spider Plants

Are you thinking of adding a spider plant to your indoor or outdoor garden? These popular plants are easy to care for, and are well known for their tolerance of a little neglect. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton walks through everything you need to know about Spider Plants and their care.

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7 Tips For Growing Spider Plants in Hanging Baskets

Spider plants are some of the most popular plants to grow in hanging baskets. These hardy houseplants grow quickly and can live for many years if properly cared for. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton provides her top tips for healthy spider plants in hanging baskets!

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When & Why Do Monstera Leaves Split?

Not sure why your Monstera leaves or splitting, or perhaps why they aren't? Maybe you are unsure when it should happen? In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton takes you through everything you need to know about splitting leaves with your Monstera plant.

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How to Repot a Monstera Plant in 6 Easy Steps

Does your monstera plant need repotting? Whether it's to move them to a bigger pot, or a cleaner pot, repotting a monstera is a straightforward process. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton walks through how to repot your monstera in six simple steps.

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Do African Violets Need Direct or Indirect Sunlight?

Trying to figure out if your African Violets need direct or indirect sunlight? Perhaps you aren't sure how much sunlight they actually need? In this article, gardening expert Liessa Bowen takes you through everything you need to know about African Violets and their sunlight needs.

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How to Propagate Monstera Plants From Cuttings

Are you thinking of propagating your Monstera to create some additional plants for yourself or other houseplant loving friends? Monstera propagation is fairly straight forward, and even novice gardeners can propagate them with success. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton explains how to propagate monstera plants in five simple steps!

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How to Propagate Alocasia Through Division or Corms

Are you propagating your Alocasia this season, but aren't quite sure where to start? There are two different common methods you can use to accomplish this task. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton guides you through Alocasia propagation via division and corms.

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How Much and How Often Should You Water Peace Lilies?

Are your peace lilies getting enough water? These beautiful houseplants can brighten up any indoor garden, but not without the right amount of moisture. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton examines how much water peace lilies need, and how often you should be watering them.

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How Much and How Often Should You Water Your Monstera Plants?

Did you recently welcome a new monstera plant into your indoor garden, but aren't sure how much water they need, or how often to water them? Underwatering and overwatering are both common monstera problems, so it's important to get it right. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton explains the proper amount of moisture your monstera plants need.

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care For Hoya Krimson Queen

Are you thinking of adding a Hoya Krimson Queen to your houseplant collection? These popular succulents are a great addition to any indoor garden. In this article, gardening expert and houseplant enthusiast Madison Moulton takes you through all you need to know about the Hoya Krimson Queen and their care.