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59 AeroGarden Tips And Reviews For Instant Success

59 AeroGarden Tips And Reviews For Instant Success

Help us grow! This post contains affiliate links, which means we receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something recommended. When the pandemic started, we were desperate to find ways to be around nature, and we couldn't do that as much when the lockdown happened in Chicago. AeroGarden became our option for stretching our green thumbs and growing indoor food and veggies. But...

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27 Tips For Rubber Tree Plant Care

27 Tips For Rubber Tree Plant Care

Rubber trees are fast-growing houseplants that are easy to maintain and grow. Their big, glossy leaves are a beautiful addition to any home - and they also make great air purifiers. In this article, we’re tackling the best practices and care tips for this stunning green houseplant. How Do You Take Care Of A Rubber Tree Plant? When it comes to rubber plant care, here are the key things to think...

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Tips For Neon Pothos Care

Tips For Neon Pothos Care

The Neon Pothos is among the most stunning house plants because of its bright neon color, as the name suggests. And as far as indoor plants go, the Neon Pothos is also one of the easiest to care for as it is adaptable to many lighting and watering environments. If you're looking for a beautiful pop of color to add to your home and an easy plant care guide to go along with it, the Neon Pothos is...

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What Is LECA – And Why Should You Use It For Indoor Gardening?

What Is LECA – And Why Should You Use It For Indoor Gardening?

Help us grow! This post contains affiliate links, which means we receive a commission if you click a link and purchase something recommended. LECA (usually pronounced leh-cuh) is an acronym that stands for lightweight expanded clay aggregate. While that might seem confusing at first glance, stay with us. LECA is just clay pebbles that you use instead of soil or a potting mix. But unlike these...

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How To Get A Free Gardening Kit From Lowes In April

How To Get A Free Gardening Kit From Lowes In April

Spring is in the air, and after a year stuck in a pandemic, many are looking for ways to get outside. Lowe’s home improvement store is trying to jumpstart your outdoor excitement with free gardening kits this April. Here’s a look at what Lowe’s is offering during this SpringFest celebration: April 8: A Garden-to-Go kit sponsored by Miracle-Gro. This kit includes recipes from cook and food...

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17 Herbs That Grow In Water

17 Herbs That Grow In Water

Sometimes the thought of starting an indoor garden can be a bit daunting. Which container should I use? Do I need drainage holes? Potting soil or potting mix? What about a watering schedule? Well, lucky for you, an indoor herb garden can be grown with little more than tap water and a windowsill. Your garden can be as simple as sprouting some greens in a class–– no dirt and no watering. We've...

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How to Grow Microgreens Indoors

How to Grow Microgreens Indoors

Growing microgreens at home is a tasty trend for those looking to add a flavorful, vitamin-packed, and artistic element to your kitchen. Maybe you've seen the flowering herbs topping off a fancy dining experience, and their price at your local marketplace reflects the upscale reputation. If you grow your own microgreens in your home garden, you can cut costs and tailor the microgreen experience...

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Pet-Friendly Houseplants: Indoor Gardening Guide

Pet-Friendly Houseplants: Indoor Gardening Guide

If you love to fill your home with living things, it seems like an injustice to have to choose between your favorite furry friends and your favorite houseplants. Unfortunately, there are many plants that are toxic to cats and dogs, and even with the most well trained pooch, it is next to impossible to eliminate any risk of disaster. The good news is, there are an abundance of beautiful, pet safe...

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29 Veggies You Can Harvest In A Month

29 Veggies You Can Harvest In A Month

Keeping a vegetable garden can be challenging, significantly so if you're growing indoors. And for those of us in urban and suburban areas, a short walk or drive away can get us as many veggies as we need. If you're short on patience and lacking long-term skills, adding fast-growing vegetables to your garden is the best way to get fresh produce as quickly as possible.  Even the convenience of a...

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Hoya Krimson Queen Plant: The Ultimate Plant Care Guide

Hoya Krimson Queen Plant: The Ultimate Plant Care Guide

Hoya Krimson Queen is a beautiful houseplant that’s a joy to grow. This article provides a deep dive into growing Hoya Krimson Queen plants. It will end up being very long (spoiler alert), and you may not have time for that. For your convenience, we'll add some quick facts below. If you need more information, you can scroll down and see full details and recommendations.  Scientific/Common Name: ...

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How to Grow Hoya Australis

How to Grow Hoya Australis

Whether you're brand new to gardening or a seasoned professional, the Hoya Australis will make a beautiful addition to your collection of houseplants. Hoyas make up a wide range of subspecies (often abbreviated as ssp.), and the Australis is among the most popular. This green grower is often called the Wax Plant or Waxvine because of its waxy leaves, though Hoya Australis' flowers are just as...

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