Mother’s Day Flowers: Five Tips To Help Make Your Mother Smile

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and mom deserves something special, so it’s time to make her feel beautiful and love every day. If you’re in need of some gift ideas, the Mother’s Day flower show this coming Sunday at the Horticultural Society of Philadelphia’s Anita J. Demerest Hall is an ideal place to… Continue reading Mother’s Day Flowers: Five Tips To Help Make Your Mother Smile

Three Reasons Why you Should Have Marimo Moss Balls

Do you ever want a houseplant that is both adorable and functional? A marimo moss ball is that ideal houseplant and you can turn your home into a green paradise, too! You can choose marimo moss balls that come in rainbow hues or lavender shades and their appearance changes with time as the moss reacts… Continue reading Three Reasons Why you Should Have Marimo Moss Balls

Is your garden wilting and drooping? Check out this list

If you happen to have wilting plants, it is not all rainbows and smiles. Weeding out the wilting and drooping plants will set your garden back some time. Which is okay because the waxing purple peace flower will make up for it. If you have to go to bed over the weight of wilting plants,… Continue reading Is your garden wilting and drooping? Check out this list

How to grow your own lettuce to eat yourself

Putting up a veggie garden of your own? You may have gotten your hands on some lettuce at the supermarket but have you really enjoyed it? Has your only real interest been eating the lettuce? You may want to learn about the different varieties and utilize these versatile vegetables to your fullest advantage. Lettuce is… Continue reading How to grow your own lettuce to eat yourself

Growing Your Own Plants: Indoor Plant Lighting and Shade

A passive light system is not the only thing that goes with indoor plant lighting. As plants grow and need to eat and be cared for, our lights need to provide the perfect balance of light and darkness for their health. Plant lighting isn’t something that’s fully understood yet, but it’s also something that could… Continue reading Growing Your Own Plants: Indoor Plant Lighting and Shade

How to plant oxalis: Tips for a healthy flowering plant

Corms are bulbous small plants that form blue or purplish stalks. They have long pointed leaves and are eaten by bees and other insects. Though they can grow in a variety of soil types, oxalis should not be grown in well-drained soil or spent soil. Too much nutrients and/or too much water could cause the… Continue reading How to plant oxalis: Tips for a healthy flowering plant