Does it matter if your prized houseplant was born in a test tube and never existed in nature?
How much a houseplant's worth depends on the type of plant, yes, but also the age and the look of it
A short story of love, vengeance, and the unsanctioned use of bonsai tools
What’s at the root of happy houseplants?
Bonsai is a serious craft, full of rituals and rules, and largely irrelevant for everyday plant lovers who like small trees and a bit of fun
When it comes to plants and the indoors, we love to teach nature a lesson. A plant may have evolved over millions of years, but somehow we’re going to…
Plant obsessions are not the same thing as a passion for plants
In a realm with no experts, everyone's an expert
Nine No-Nonsense Habits of Houseplant Success
The Reasons For and Against Doing Plant Cuttings in Water
Why I Do Water Cuttings, and Why I Don'tJoin the discussion! I’ve been researching the popular houseplant practice of putting cuttings in water, which is the theme for my next post. Be…
Houseplants are about ninety-percent water, so where does that leave humidity?