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A Houseplant That Grows In Water: Lucky Bamboo Care Tips

Are you a beginning houseplant gardener? Here’s a great one to get started with because it’s easy as pie to keep looking good and sure to become a topic of conversation as you’re busy showing it off. I’d to introduce you to Lucky Bamboo, a plant which grows in water,  and give you a few… Read more

Planting My Trio Of Hanging Succulents

I straight up confess: I’m a succulent addict. That being said, I’ve slightly curbed my enthusiasm for “the fleshies” now I live in the Arizona desert. I grew many of them in my Santa Barbara garden and brought a relatively few number of them (for me anyway!) when I moved to Tucson last year. The… Read more

We Love Succulents! 15 Of Our Current Favorites.

At Joy Us garden, succulents really rock our world. We love telling you everything we know and have learned about these fascinating plants so it seems that this is a fine way to wrap up 2016. They’re fun to decorate with and we look for unusual ways to craft with them.  It’s downright impossible to… Read more

Planting An Unlikely Pair Of Succulents : Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana & Aeonium Arboreum

What’s that saying about lemons? I’ve heard it many times and it’s something about life giving you lemons so you make lemonade. Oh yes, and in this case, the result is an unlikely pair of succulents to share a pot. I wasn’t quite sure what I was going to do with my Kalanchoe blossfeldiana and… Read more

7 Christmas Centerpiece Ideas: 30 Festive Elements for Your Holiday

Create a memorable holiday table this year with a Christmas centerpiece that will make your table stand out. No matter what your personal style is, whether it’s luxurious, modern or rustic, there are many ways to decorate your holiday table for your family to cherish. To inspire your holiday table decor, FTD curated these seven… Read more