Introducing PlantIn

I must admit that when I first received an email in my inbox about an app called PlantIn, I was a little sceptical. As a blogger, oftentimes I find companies and individuals ask me to use my platform to promote goods and services that I find somewhat dubious. Nonetheless, I decided to try the app,Continue reading “Introducing PlantIn”

New Years Plant Care Tasks

Many have their own special new years traditions: some spring clean to ring in the new year, some make new years resolutions, and some see their family. Early January is also an ideal time to do certain plant care tasks. In this post, I’ll provide a list of the most important plant care tasks toContinue reading “New Years Plant Care Tasks”

5 Perfect gifts for plant people (that aren’t houseplants)

We houseplant people aren’t always the easiest people to shop for at Christmas time. Oftentimes, we can be picky about what plants we want, making it hard to buy plants for us. Of course, that is to say nothing of the possibility that we might already have certain plants that we end up being giftedContinue reading “5 Perfect gifts for plant people (that aren’t houseplants)”

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”