Top 5 flowering plants to brighten up your home

Flowers have been the object of human admiration and appreciation throughout history and across cultures because of their beauty. It’s all well and good to bring them into our homes in the form of cut flowers, but they usually only last for around two weeks before wilting away. Fortunately, there are houseplants that can surviveContinue reading “Top 5 flowering plants to brighten up your home”

Top 5 Indoor Trees

Indoor trees make for beautiful vertical elements that draw the eye upward, creating height in a room or a group of plants. They also balance out larger floor plants and furniture that don’t add a lot of height. They should be added to any room which has many low-lying visual elements like most pieces ofContinue reading “Top 5 Indoor Trees”

How to choose the best plant for your home

This post was written by ClarisseGeneral Manager at ComfortPlants.com Before buying a houseplant, there are several factors that you need to consider to ensure that the houseplant you will be getting will grow strong and healthy under your care. These are the factors that you should check before getting your houseplant. Know your area ItContinue reading “How to choose the best plant for your home”

Hydro plants: A simple guide to growing in water

I’m not sure if hydro plants are also trending elsewhere in the world, but they certainly are here in Australia. When you think about it, it makes a lot of sense that people are getting into hydro: The houseplant hobby has expanded exponentially since the pandemic hit, but as people are increasingly returning to theirContinue reading “Hydro plants: A simple guide to growing in water”

3 Fern Care Tips

If I’m going to be completely honest, I’ve always been a little intimidated by ferns. For the most part, I hadn’t had any wholly negative experiences with them, but I was also aware that many people found them hard to keep alive. As many of you know, I’m currently in a no-buy year (though IContinue reading “3 Fern Care Tips”

Fixing 5 common leaf problems

In this blog post, we’ll be discussing how to fix 5 common leaf-related problems. Specifically, we’ll be addressing leaf curling, chlorosis, brown tips/edges, browning variegation, and yellowing. Note that the images in this post are not my own. They’re taken from the internet because I don’t have any plants which are currently presenting with theseContinue reading “Fixing 5 common leaf problems”

What you need to know before buying and using grow lights

I recently started using grow lights because of changes in my furniture which resulted in some plants being blocked from the sunlight. They’ve been very convenient in that I no longer have to rotate my plants around to ensure that they get enough light, so they’ve cut out a lot of the work when itContinue reading “What you need to know before buying and using grow lights”

Coir poles in 3 simple steps: an easy, neat, and sustainable alternative to moss poles

I recently noticed that my monstera was beginning to tilt towards my window to catch the light in an extremely precarious way that made me worry that it might fall over, so I decided it was about time that I attached it to an upright stake. Once I got started making stakes for my houseplants,Continue reading “Coir poles in 3 simple steps: an easy, neat, and sustainable alternative to moss poles”

Getting exposed because I’m the queen of backtracking, apparently.

Long time no see, everyone. I’ve been away for a while to focus on my studies, but I’m back with a short update. I’ve recently made some changes to my collection, and those changes aren’t 100% congruent with my approach in the past, so in this post, I’m going to be going through the changesContinue reading “Getting exposed because I’m the queen of backtracking, apparently.”