Skip to Content

Why is my calathea drooping & how to fix it!

Calatheas are beautiful house plants, though they aren’t the easiest plant to keep happy. Let’s talk about why is my calathea drooping and what to do about it! I bought a peacock calathea plant (prayer plant) on a whim at my favorite plant store. I didn’t give it too much thought! However, I soon learned …

Read More about Why is my calathea drooping & how to fix it!

Why is my pothos turning brown?

Wondering why are my pothos leaves turning brown? Let’s diagnose this common problem and get your plant healthy again! Pothos (epipremnum aureum) are a super popular houseplant. They come in many varieties, but what most have in common is that they are super easy to keep happy, grow quickly, and propagate easily too. So, if …

Read More about Why is my pothos turning brown?

How to propagate monstera peru

Want to turn your green galaxy monstera peru into LOTS of plants? Here’s how to propagate monstera peru! Once you get into houseplants, it’s natural to start to want to propagate your plants. Monstera Peru is such an interesting plant – it was fun to experiment with propagating it! Why should I take monstera cuttings? …

Read More about How to propagate monstera peru

How to separate hens and chicks plants

Want to propagate your hen and chick plant?! Here’s a step by step guide on how to separate hens and chicks plants easily! Hens and Chicks (Sempervivum tectorum) is a really cool succulent plant that self-propagates by creating baby “chick” rosettes called “offsets”. In that way it really reminds me of the pilea plant – …

Read More about How to separate hens and chicks plants

What does it mean when mushrooms grow in your plants?

Got mushrooms? Here are the causes of mushrooms growing in your garden or potted plants and what to do about it! It’s funny because when you are growing plants, you want them to grow. You water them and provide light and care hoping for growth. But sometimes, other things grow too. Usually, that’s weeds. Today …

Read More about What does it mean when mushrooms grow in your plants?

Why does my oxalis triangularis have spots on leaves?

Troubleshooting your purple shamrock plant? Here’s why your oxalis triangularis has spots on it’s leaves and what to do about it! The purple shamrock plant is a super easy to care for houseplant. But, even easy house plants can have problems! Today I want to talk about a problem that my oxalis triangularis plant recently …

Read More about Why does my oxalis triangularis have spots on leaves?

String of rubies plant care guide

Want to add a String of Rubies to your houseplant collection? They are beautiful and easy to care for! Here’s my complete String of Rubies care guide! I was recently shopping for plants for our new floating shelves in the guest bedroom. When poking around the Lowes houseplant section, I noticed a plant tucked back …

Read More about String of rubies plant care guide

Twisted Lipstick Plant Care Guide

Want to add a Twisted Lipstick Plant to your houseplant collection? They are beautiful and easy to care for! Here’s my complete Twisted Lipstick Plant care guide! I am always shopping for lush, interesting plants and I love plants with uniquely shaped leaves. So, I was drawn to the curling leaves on the twisted lipstick …

Read More about Twisted Lipstick Plant Care Guide

Trailing Mistletoe Cactus care guide (rhipsalis capilliformis)

Want to add a Trailing Mistletoe Cactus to your houseplant collection? They are beautiful and easy to care for! Here’s my complete Trailing Mistletoe Cactus care guide! We recently added floating shelves to our guest bedroom and I of course had to pick up a few new houseplants to style the shelves. One of the …

Read More about Trailing Mistletoe Cactus care guide (rhipsalis capilliformis)

Colocasia gigantea ‘Thailand Giant’ (Giant Elephant Ear) Care Guide

Want to add a Giant Elephant Ear to your plant collection? They are beautiful and easy to care for! Here’s my complete Giant Elephant Ear plant care guide! This spring we were working on adding tropical plants along the fence in our backyard. I saw giant elephant ear bulbs at the store and grabbed a …

Read More about Colocasia gigantea ‘Thailand Giant’ (Giant Elephant Ear) Care Guide