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Regardless if you are a green thumb or new to keeping house plants, check out these articles that cover everything from choosing the right soil and fertilizers to how much water to give your plants.

Home Remedies for Killing Bugs

Are you shying away from creating a beautiful organic garden because of those irritating bugs that destroy the beautiful flowers and eat the vegetables? Well now there is no need to suppress your gardening instincts anymore. Your kitchen is...

Large Tropical House Plants – Filling your Home with Plants

Large tropical house plants are not difficult to grow, although they require very specific attention. Satisfaction from nurturing big, beautifully lush plants is well worth the effort required. Besides recommendations you’ll find when researching your specific species, follow these...

Succulent House Plants – Plants that Need Little Water

Looking for a plant with a number of qualities that can help it survive indoor conditions, like temperature, lots of brightness and nobody to take care of it at times? There are hundreds of cacti and succulents that are...

Potting Soil – Choosing the Right Soil for your Plants

Container gardening can be advantageous to gardeners because it has so many benefits. With container gardening you don’t need a lot of land, you can even grow a spectacular garden if you live in an apartment. In a greenhouse,...

Fertilizers for House Plants – Proper Nutrients for Growth

There are many brands of fertilizers for house plants on the market. Choose a fertilizer that is good for the types of plant you have in your house. You can use a liquid fertilizer or a time release product...

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Does Smoke Affect House Plants?

Smoke, which is a combination or mixture of gases, organic compounds and particulate matter, causes plants to drop leaves and causes epinasty, which is a downward curvature of leaves, due to its ethylene content. Ethylene causes lateral swelling, reduces the elongation rate and, as opposed to normal vertical growth,...

Gardening Supplies – Buying Rakes and Shovels

Every gardener needs a few tools to help their green thumb. No matter if you are a novice or a seasoned pro, a few tools of the trade will make your hobby or obsession a little easier. Depending on what specific type of gardening you do, you may need...

How to Kill Dandelions – Removing them Without Harsh Chemicals

Dandelions are the bane of any homeowner’s existence. And getting rid of them is a notoriously difficult task. Years ago, chemical herbicides would be recommended as the first line of defense by just about anyone who had ever wanted to kill Dandelions, but we now know that the detrimental effects...

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