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Yearly Archives: 2019

Trimming Lucky Bamboo

I've had my spiral (sometimes called curly) Lucky Bamboo stalks for almost 8 years now. The foliage growth was getting tall and spindly so I decided to cut it all back.  This is all about trimming Lucky Bamboo including how I did it and how long it took for those stems to grow back.

Now, I've never pruned any of mine back before so this was an experiment. Lucky Bamboos are actually... Read more

7 Reasons Why Indoor Plants Make You Feel Good

Houseplants are beautiful, aren't they? They certainly have physical beauty, but indoor plants offer so much more. There are many benefits of having indoor plants in your home. Here, we'll list a few reasons why houseplants make you feel good.

You may associate feeling good with daily exercise and healthy eating. Those are certainly contributing factors for good health, but... Read more

Peperomia Care: Sweet Succulent-Like Houseplants

Peperomias are small plants which are similar to hoyas in their care. Both are succulent like with fleshy leaves and stems. They make wonderful houseplants and can be found in both hanging and upright forms. This is all about peperomia care and how to keep these sweet beauties healthy and happy.

I grew 2... Read more

7 Hanging Succulents To Love

I joke around in some of my posts and videos that I'm going to have to start hanging plants because I'm running out of floor and table space. Honestly, it's not far from the truth. I just dig the look of hanging plants. Plus you know how I love me some succulents! Here are hanging succulents for your perusing pleasure.

All cacti are succulents,... Read more

Organic Flower Gardening: Good Things To Know

Whatever flowers and colors you like and use, they draw our eyes right in. Greens are so restful and can certainly be interesting but those vibrant blooms steal the show. Flower beds need a little extra loving care in order to thrive but it’s not hard to do at all. These organic flower gardening tips will get you well on your way.