How to Start a Vegetable Garden from Scratch

With spring coming up, I thought it would be nice to post an article about starting your own vegetable garden. I’ve found vegetable gardening and houseplant care to be pretty different in a lot of ways. Veggies need certain things that houseplants just don’t. Harvesting your first season of vegetables, and eating veggies that you […]

How to Root an Obliqua Node Cutting

Today I figured I’d go over how I root my obliqua cuttings! These directions will work for just about any node cutting of monsteras, philodendron, etc. Node cuttings are cuttings of plants that often do not contain any leaves. For example, monstera obliquas send out “runners,” which are large strands of growth with multiple nodes […]

The Elusive Spiritus Sancti

(Feature img source: @la_condesa_flora_collective) If you’ve been in the hobby for a bit, you’ve probably heard of the Philodendron Spiritus Sancti. The “holy grail” of Aroids, the Spiritus Sancti is only in a handful of collections and is found sparingly in the wild. The Spiritus Sancti is native to the area of Espirito Santo in […]

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Plant Tea

You may be familiar with the expression, “Give me the tea,” and if you’ve been around the plant community long enough, you know there is no shortage of drama. Whether it involves plant Youtuber criticism, Facebook purge comment threads, or scamming and misleading plant sales, plant community tea grows faster than a new leaf (sorry, […]


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Hi, I’m Dee. I am a graphic designer and freelance writer who loves growing and caring for plants. I spend most of my time caring for my pets, watching my plants grow, and playing on my PC. This blog is for my love of plants and sharing my favorites with you!

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