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Aloe Vera 101: A Round Up of Aloe Vera Plant Care Guides

Since Aloe Vera is a favorite plant of most of our readers, we've created a post of the in's and out's of caring for this beneficial plant. Save this post for future reference as we link to a variety of topics for the best care advice on Aloe Vera.

Aloe Vera is one of our favorite plants here at Joy Us garden, and for good reason. These plants are fun to look at and easy to care for. I really like that they grow well both indoors and outdoors. As has become a tradition at Joy Us garden, we’re wrapping up the year with… Read more

12 Quality Bird Feeders Your Garden Needs Right Now

A wonderful gift guide for the gardeners that enjoy company in their garden. Birds will enjoy hanging out in these bird feeders as much as you'll enjoy feeding them. We hope you'll enjoy these bird feeders as much as we do!

A garden is not only about its plants. It’s also about the butterflies, birds squirrels and all of the other animals that find comfort (and food!) in that space. There are different ways for you to get these visitors a bit more often. And bird feeders are a good choice if we are talking about… Read more

What You Need To Know About Transplanting Succulents In Pots

Succulents don't mind being transplanted at all. I know, I've been doing it for years! Here's all you need to know about transplanting/planting/repottting succulents in pots (indoors & out) including time of year to do it, mix to use, & factors to consider.

If you’ve read any of my posts then you know I love succulents. Yes it’s true, both fleshy succulents and succulents with spines have a place in my garden and home. Over the years I’ve planted and repotted many succulents all of which have survived and taken hold. If you’re new to the world of… Read more

Top 5 Air Plants for Your Backyard Hideaway

Air plants are a beautiful & fun addition to your backyard, especially when tucked into unexpected places. Find out which ones do well & how to grow them. You'll even find a source for buying air plants here.

Air plants are the surprise gems that will make your backyard hideaway feel special. Tucked into the bark of trees, gathered in small planters on tables, or hanging from the eaves of a shed, they create visual interest and surprise. Air plants are also a fun way to incorporate a theme or collection into your… Read more

Homemade Natural Christmas Decorations Using Citrus Fruits & Spices

Do you like your holiday decor au naturel? Well then, this inspiration for homemade natural Christmas decorations using fruits & spices is for you. You'll find tips to make it easy & better.

Shiny, sparkling Christmas decorations are certainly eye-catching and the stores are full of them at this time of year. I love me some holiday bling but natural is oh so appealing too. If you want an easy idea for homemade natural Christmas decorations (which also smells good!),  look no further. All you need to do… Read more