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My Houseplant Stopped Growing – Help, My Indoor Plant Isn’t Growing Anymore

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Why isn’t my houseplant growing? It’s frustrating when an indoor plant isn’t growing, and figuring out what’s causing the problem can be tricky. Read on for more info.

Growing Indoor Calla Lilies – Care For Calla Lilies In The Home

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Did you know that you can grow calla lilies in the home? Click here for a few important things to know about growing calla lilies indoors to be successful.

Different Dieffenbachia Varieties – Different Types Of Dieffenbachia

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Dieffenbachia is an easy-to-grow plant with almost unlimited diversity. Click here for a short list of popular dieffenbachia varieties.

Citronella As A Houseplant – Can You Keep Mosquito Plant Citronella Indoors

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Have you enjoyed your citronella plant outdoors and wondered if you can have citronella as a houseplant? Good news, you can! Click to learn more.

Houseplant Placement – Houseplants And Where To Put Them

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Figuring out exactly where to put plants in your home can get tricky and even confusing. Click here for houseplant placement tips.

Indoor Plant Problems: Mistakes People Make With Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Don’t feel bad if your plant fails to thrive; we’ve all made indoor gardening mistakes. Click here for the most common indoor plant problems.

Garden Inside During Winter: How To Plant An Indoor Winter Garden

By Amy Grant

Winter gardening indoors? Growing winter indoor plants allows you to keep your thumbs green, so to speak. Click here to learn more.

Keeping Gesneriad Houseplants: Caring For Indoor Gesneriads

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

If you are looking for houseplants that thrive and flower in the home, look no further than gesneriad houseplants. Click here to learn more.

What Is A Houseplant Box – Keeping Plant Boxes Indoors

By Amy Grant

An indoor planter box is a simple DIY project that will bring the outdoors in by creating boxes for houseplants. Click here to learn more.

Terrarium Care Guide: Are Terrariums Easy To Care For

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

Learning how to care for terrarium plants can help determine if these unique planters are viable options in their space. Get started here.

Growing Fruit Trees Inside: Keeping A Fruit Tree As A Houseplant

By Teo Spengler

Can a fruit tree be a happy houseplant? If you are looking for fruit trees you can grow indoors, click this article for suggestions.

Foil On Plants: Should You Remove Foil From Houseplants

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

It’s common practice for nurseries to put colorful foil around plants, especially for holidays. Should you remove the foil? Find out here.

Alaskan Houseplants: Winter Gardening In Alaska

By Teo Spengler

Alaska is known for its extremes, so what does that mean for Alaskan houseplants? Click here for tips on houseplant growing in Alaska.

My Houseplants Are Too Cold: How To Keep Houseplants Warm During Winter

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Keeping houseplants warm in winter can be a challenge. Click this article for some helpful tips to warm indoor plants this time of year.

Houseplant Care In Winter – Preparing Houseplants For Winter

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Winter is the time houseplants rest and preparing houseplants for winter involves making simple but important changes in their care. Click to learn more.

Indoor Plant Hacks – How To Keep Houseplants Happy

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Looking for indoor plant hacks to keep your plants thriving and happy? Here are some wonderful hacks for indoor plants to make your life easier.

Edible Indoor Plants – Best Edibles To Grow Inside

By Laura Miller

What are the best vegetables to grow indoors? If this sounds intriguing, click here for the most productive and easiest edibles to grow.

Bug Control For Houseplants – Debugging Plants Before Bringing Inside

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Bugs on outdoor houseplants is inevitable, so debugging plants before bringing inside is critical. This article can help with that.

Viral Houseplant Problems: Viruses That Affect Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There is no cure for houseplant viruses. Having good preventative practices are key to dealing with viral houseplant problems. Get help here.

Indoor Plant Divider: How To Make A Houseplant Screen For Privacy

By Susan Albert, Freelance Garden Writer

Thinking about separating two rooms with a divider? Why not go a step further and add live plants to the divider? It can be done! Click here for ideas.

Plant Irrigation Indoors: Set Up A System For Watering Houseplants

By Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY Garden

Setting up an indoor watering system doesn’t have to be complicated and is worthwhile too. Find tips for easy plant irrigation indoors in this article.

Cold Tolerant Indoor Plants: Houseplants For Cold Drafty Rooms

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are a number of cold tolerant houseplants that work well for cooler rooms. Here are some great choices to try for winter houseplants.

Hanging Planter Ideas – Quirky Hanging Indoor Planters

By Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY Garden

Given suitable conditions and proper drainage, nearly anything can be grown in unusual hanging planters. Click here for ideas.

Fast Growing Indoor Plants: Houseplants That Grow Quickly

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are a number of houseplants that grow quickly. Take a look at some fast-growing indoor plants for your home in this article.

How To Make Houseplants Thrive – Ways To Boost Your Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Are you looking to improve houseplant health? Here are ways to boost your houseplants and help them thrive. Click here to learn more.

Beginner’s Guide To Houseplants: Houseplant Growing Tips For Newbies

By Liz Baessler

In this Beginner’s Guide to Houseplants, you’ll find info on plants to start with, as well as how to care for your houseplants, and treat common problems.

Indoor Flower Boxes – How To Make An Indoor Window Box For Flowers

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

Many enthusiastic growers have started to bring their gardening skills indoors and kids can enjoy this too. Learn how to make a window box indoors here.

Houseplants For Growing Vertically – Best Indoor Plants For Vertical Gardens

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

An indoor vertical garden is a great way to show off beautiful plants while taking advantage of available space. Click here to learn more.

Tall Plants You Can Grow Indoors: Using Tree-Like Houseplants As Focal Points

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Are you looking for tall, easy-to-grow houseplants to spice up your indoor spaces? Here are some of the best large indoor potted plants that you can grow.

Mixing Cut Flowers And Cats: Choosing Flower Bouquets Cats Won’t Eat

By Mary Ellen Ellis

Who doesn’t enjoy having a bouquet of lovely cut flowers in the home? However, if you have pets, especially cats, you will have to worry about toxicity as well. Knowing what plants are cat-friendly is important before adding bouquets. For more information, click here.

Houseplants Safe For Dogs: Beautiful Houseplants Dogs Won’t Eat

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are a few houseplants dogs won’t eat, and if they do, they won’t get sick. Explore dog-friendly houseplants here so you can grow with peace of mind.

Indoor Plants For Reptiles – Growing Reptile Safe Plants Indoors

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Including plants in a terrarium with reptiles adds a beautiful living touch. Click here for safe plants and explore how they are mutually beneficial.

Saving Dying Houseplants – Reasons Your Houseplants Keep Dying

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Do your houseplants keep dying? How to save an indoor plant from dying may be as simple as making a few adjustments found here.

Home Office Plants – Growing Indoor Plants For Home Office Spaces

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Having living plants in your home office can make days more pleasant, boost your mood, and increase your productivity. Click here for a few suggestions for office space plants.

How To Refresh Potted Plants – Is Changing Potting Soil Necessary

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Quality potting soil isn’t cheap and can be a considerable investment if your home is filled with houseplants. However, you don’t necessarily need to replace potting soil every year. How do you know when new potting soil is necessary? For help with these questions, click here.

Houseplant Microclimate Information: Are There Microclimates Indoors

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Some of us may have heard of microclimates outdoors, but you may be wondering are there microclimates indoors too? The answer is YES, so click on the following article as we discuss what this means and why it is important.

Green Leaves Have Yellow Veins: Reasons For Yellow Veins On Leaves

By Amy Grant

You might be wondering why on earth the veins are turning yellow. Paling or yellowing of the leaf is a sign of mild chlorosis; but if you see that your normally green leaves have yellow veins, there might be a larger problem. Learn more in this article.

Helpful Bedtime Plants – How Do Plants Help With Sleep Issues

By Amy Grant

Who doesn’t need a good night’s sleep? Unfortunately, with today’s hectic lifestyles it can be hard to tune out and rest peacefully. What could be more natural than plants that help you sleep? But, do plants help with sleep issues and, if so, which ones? Find out here.

Inverted Houseplant Care: Can You Grow Indoor Plants Upside Down

By Amy Grant

Today folks have taken upside-down gardening to a new level by growing not only outdoor produce but indoor plants upside down. There are several advantages to upside-down houseplant growing. Learn what they are in this article and try it for yourself.

Growing Plants Indoors: Surprising Benefits Of Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are a number of benefits for growing plants indoors. So why are indoor plants good for us? Here are some surprising benefits of houseplants.

Container Plants As Gifts: Creative Ideas For Wrapping Potted Plants

By Mary Ellen Ellis

Wrapping potted plants is a great way to add a personal touch to a gardening gift. Potted plants make excellent gifts, but it seems store-bought containers lack creativity. For ideas on decorating and making your gift more interesting, click the following article.

Are All Plants Good Presents – Things To Consider When Gifting Plants

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

One of the nicest and longest lasting gifts is a plant. Plants add natural beauty, go with everything, and even help clean the air. But not all plants are appropriate for everyone. Plant gift giving etiquette should be taken into consideration. Find out what this includes here.

Living Centerpiece Plants: Learn How To Grow A Living Centerpiece

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are many interesting ways to use houseplants as a centerpiece. The centerpiece will last much longer than cut flowers and provide an interesting conversation piece at the dinner table. Click this article for some ideas to get your creative juices started.

Indoor Hanging Basket Care: How To Keep Indoor Hanging Plants

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Hanging basket houseplants are lovely additions to the home environment, when the plants are healthy that is. How do you care for hanging basket houseplants? Click here for tips on indoor hanging basket care to keep your plants green, healthy, and beautiful.

Should You Separate Houseplants – When And How To Quarantine A Houseplant

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

What does it mean when you hear you should be quarantining new houseplants? By quarantining your new houseplants, you minimize the risk of spreading pests and diseases to your other plants. Learn more about when to quarantine houseplants here.

Most Unusual Houseplants – Top Unique Indoor Plants For The Home

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Are you tired of the same old houseplants and looking for some more unusual indoor plants? There are quite a few unique houseplant varieties that you can grow indoors. Take a look at some interesting houseplants to grow in this article.

West Facing Indoor Plants – Caring For West Facing Window Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Western windows provide brighter light than eastern-facing windows, but less than southern. There are many choices for houseplants for west windows, but keep in mind that these windows will get afternoon sun which can get quite hot. Learn more in this article.

East Window Plants: Growing Houseplants In East Facing Windows

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Your window exposure is very important when choosing which houseplants can grow there. Eastern windows will typically get the gentler morning sun, but then have bright indirect light throughout the rest of the day. Learn what plants are suitable in this article.

Houseplants For Direct Light: Keeping Houseplants In A South-Facing Window

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

If you are fortunate enough to have sunny south-facing windows, you can grow a nice variety of houseplants, including many flowering houseplants that you would not be able to grow elsewhere. Learn more about houseplants for direct light in this article.

Indirect Light Houseplants: Choosing Plants For North-Facing Windows

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

If you are looking for some great indirect light houseplants, there are plenty that you can grow. North-facing windows provide the least amount of light compared to other exposures but, luckily, you have many choices for houseplants in north-facing windows. Learn more here.

Tough To Grow Houseplants – Challenging Houseplants For Bold Gardeners

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Many houseplants are well suited to grow in indoor conditions, and then there are houseplants that require more care than most. For the more adventurous indoor gardener, these tough to grow houseplants are part of the fun. Click here for more information.

Houseplants That Like Sun: Choosing Indoor Plants For Full Sun

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

The key to growing indoor plants is to be able to place the right plant in the right location. There are many houseplants that like sun, so it is important to give them the conditions that they need to thrive in your home. Take a look at some indoor plants for full sun here.

Popular White Houseplants: Growing Houseplants That Are White

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are many houseplants with white flowers that you can grow indoors. In this article, you will find a list of white flowering indoor plants for inspiration. Some are more common than others, but all are beautiful. Click here for houseplants that are white.

Indoor Plants That Are Red – What Houseplants Have A Red Flower

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are surprisingly many houseplants with red flowers that you can easily grow indoors. Some of them are easier than others, but here are some of the most commonly available red flowering houseplants. Click this article for more information.

Houseplant Pruning Guide: How To Prune Indoor Plants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Houseplant pruning should be considered an important part of plant care. A clean plant is a healthy plant! When should you prune houseplants? How do you prune indoor plants? Take a look in this article. Click here for more information.

Indoor Plant Stand Ideas – Choosing Plant Stands For Indoor Use

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

What is a houseplant stand? It is simply any object that you can use to display your houseplant and elevate it from whatever surface it is sitting on. There are many types of stands for houseplants, so let’s take a look at various options in this article.

Indoor Aphid Control: Getting Rid Of Aphids On Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Left unchecked, aphids can do a lot of harm to your plants. Luckily, if you discover aphids on houseplants, there are many safe and easy methods that you can use to eliminate them. Click this article for tips on managing aphids inside.

Plant Saucer Use – Do Potted Plants Need Saucers

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

Varying in size, shape, and color, pots and containers can certainly add vibrancy and life to any space. While each plant container is unique, there are a few key aspects to look for, including dishes for container plants. Do you really need them? Find out in this article.

Jungalow Design Tips – How To Make A Jungalow Inspired Space

By Laura Miller

Jungalow, a word created by combining jungle and bungalow, describes a decorating style that has recently gained in popularity. Plants are a big part of the jungalow design, making this an ideal project for gardeners. Click this article for tips on creating your own jungalow.

House Jungle Ideas: How To Make An Indoor Jungle House

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Do you want to learn about how to create a houseplant jungle even if you have limited space? Whether you live in the city, or just have limited indoor space, you can easily create a lush indoor jungle with a variety of houseplants. Get started by clicking this article.

LED Grow Light Info: Should You Use LED Lights For Your Plants

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Most lighting options today feature LEDs due to their long life and low energy use. But should you use them to grow plants? Traditional grow lights were fluorescent or incandescent. Learn the difference between LED lights and grow lights and which is better here.

Houseplants Causing Allergies: Can You Be Allergic To Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Can houseplants cause allergies? The answer is yes, and the allergies can be caused either by inhalation or by touching parts of the plant. Learn more about these allergens and what to do for a houseplant allergic reaction in this article.

Indoor Trellis Ideas: How To Trellis A Houseplant

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

There are a few different ways that you use a trellis indoors to keep vines contained more neatly. Among the types of trellis you can make are tee pees, ladder-type trellises, and powder coated racks that you can insert into your pot. Learn more in this article.

Air Purifying Plant Numbers – How Many Plants For Clean Air Indoors

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Houseplants purify our toxic indoor air. How many houseplants do you need to purify your indoor air? Just one? Click here to find this out, and more!

What Is A Pebble Tray – Keep Plants Humid With A Pebble Saucer

By Mary Ellen Ellis

A pebble tray or pebble saucer is a simple, easy-to-make gardening tool used mostly for indoor plants. Any low dish or tray can be used along with water and pebbles or gravel to create a humid local area for plants that need a little moisture. Learn more in this article.

How To Display Houseplants: Clever Ideas For Arranging Houseplants

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Not only are more and more people growing houseplants these days, but they are now part of interior décor. Houseplants add a living element to interior design and can make any space more peaceful. Take a look at some houseplant display ideas in this article.

Drying Wet Soil – How To Fix Waterlogged Plant Soil

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Did you know that overwatering is one of the leading causes of houseplants dying? If you have waterlogged plant soil, there are a few things that you can do to save your houseplant. Find out how to dry houseplant soil so you can save your plant in this article.

Houseplant Topiary Ideas: Tips For Growing Topiaries Inside

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Topiaries were first created by the Romans who utilized outdoor shrubs and trees in many formal gardens throughout Europe. Although many topiaries can be grown outside, this article will focus on growing topiaries that can be grown inside. Click here for more info.

Curling Potted Plants – What To Do About Curled Houseplant Leaves

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Are your houseplant leaves curling and you don’t know why? Curled leaves on indoor plants can be caused by a variety of issues, so it is important to understand the various causes so that you can take effective action. Click this article for more information.

Houseplants And Skincare: Indoor Plants That Are Good For The Skin

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

You may not have even thought about this, but houseplants and skincare go hand in hand. There are many plants that are good for the skin, but not for reasons that you may have thought about. Take a look at why you should be growing plants for healthy skin here.

Plants With Positive Energy: Using Plants That Attract Good Energy

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

People who spend time around plants are less likely to be stress or depressed. They have a positive outlook on life, and they tend to be happier and more productive. Learn how to generate positive plant vibes in your own home with plant suggestions from this article.

Beginner Windowsill Garden: Learn About Growing Plants On A Windowsill

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

Growing plants indoors is always a viable option for those wanting access to fresh greens or herbs. Starting a windowsill garden is an easy and efficient way to keep growing all year long. Want to learn how to start a beginner windowsill garden? Click here for more info.

Stones Glued On Top Of Soil: How To Remove Rocks From Potted Plants

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Larger retailers of common plants often have stock with stones glued on top of soil. The reasons for this vary, but the practice can be damaging to the plant in the long term. Click on this article for tips on getting rocks glued to soil off without harming the plant.

Countertop Garden Ideas: Learn How To Make A Countertop Garden

By Amy Grant

No space for growing? The solution could be right at your fingertips - a countertop kitchen garden. Interested in learning how to make a countertop garden? The following article contains some terrific countertop garden ideas or inspiration for an idea of your own.

Will Plants Survive In Cars – Using Your Car For Plant Growing

By Raffaele Di Lallo, Author and founder of Ohio Tropics houseplant care blog

Have you ever wondered if growing plants in a car is possible? The answer is definitely yes, if you follow a few simple guidelines. Plants can beautify your car, provide a more pleasant environment, and also purify the air inside your car. Click here to learn more.

Can You Grow Houseplants Together – Tips For Growing Companion Houseplants

By Amy Grant

Most people simply plant a single houseplant in a pot, but can you grow houseplants together in the same pot? Yes. In fact, multiple houseplants in one container add some extra pizzazz to a room. The key is to combine companion houseplants. Learn more here.

How To Interiorscape – Ideas For Houseplant Design And Layout

By Tonya Barnett, (Author of FRESHCUTKY)

In general, landscaping aims to increase the appeal of green spaces outside the home. However, many green-thumbed homeowners have moved beyond the exterior, imagining new ways in which plants and greenery can be incorporated indoors. Learn more here.

Office Plant Propagation: Tips For Propagating Common Office Plants

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Propagating plants in the office is no different than propagating houseplants, and simply involves enabling the newly propagated plant to develop roots so it can live on its own. Most office plant propagation is surprisingly easy. Learn the basics in this article.

Best Bathroom Plants: Growing Plants Near Showers And Tubs

By Liz Baessler

It's always nice to have houseplants. But not all houseplants are the same, and neither all the rooms in your house. Click this article to learn more about growing plants in the bathroom and selecting the best plants for showers and tubs.

Plants For My Bedroom – Tips On Growing Houseplants In Bedrooms

By Darcy Larum, Landscape Designer

During the day many plants take in carbon dioxide and release oxygen, but at night they do the opposite: take in oxygen and release carbon dioxide. With sleep apnea a concern, many people may wonder is it safe to grow plants in the bedroom? Click here for the answer.

Plants For Kids: Best Houseplants For Kids’ Rooms

By Liz Baessler

Keeping houseplants is an easy, very effective way to make your home a more pleasant place. Houseplants purify the air, absorb harmful particles, and just make you feel better by being around. Learn more about the best varieties of child?s bedroom plants here.

Houseplants That Heal – Tips On Growing Houseplants For Medicine

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

If you're interested in growing plants with medicinal properties but you lack growing space for an outdoor herb garden, you can grow a variety of medicinal houseplants. Click on the following article for a short list of houseplants that heal.

Plants For Good Air Quality: Using Houseplants That Freshen The Air

By Ilana Goldowitz Jimenez, Plant Scientist & Writer

Scented candles and chemical air fresheners are popular ways to create a pleasant home environment, but a healthier and more environmentally friendly choice is to add fragrant houseplants to your home. This article can help with that.

Best Dining Room Houseplants: Choosing Houseplants For Dining Rooms

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

The dining room is where we gather for good times with friends and family; why not make that area feel extra-special with dining room houseplants? This article will help with tips on choosing appropriate plants for the dining room.

Kitchen Houseplants: What Plants Grow Best In Kitchens

By Amy Grant

To help beat those winter doldrums, make sure to have several plants in the kitchen. There are many adaptable houseplants for the kitchen environment. If you need a harbinger of spring, click this article to find out what plants grow best in kitchens.

Plants For Living Rooms: Common Houseplants For The Living Room

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Plants in the living room lets everyone know that you value life. Choosing houseplants for the living room that will thrive relies upon selecting those that do well in your home interior conditions. Click this article for some tips on popular houseplant options.

What Plants Humidify The Air: Learn About Houseplants That Increase Humidity

By Ilana Goldowitz Jimenez, Plant Scientist & Writer

Using natural humidifying plants is a great way to increase the humidity in your home while beautifying the indoor environment. Plants pull water from the soil and most of it evaporates into the air from the leaves. Learn more about plants that add humidity here.

Reducing Humidity With Plants: Learn About Plants That Absorb Humidity

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Plants are a prettier, more natural way to remove the clammy air and damp ambiance indoors. Humidity-absorbing houseplants serve dual purposes as they harvest the moisture they need from the air and bring the outdoors in. Learn more in this article.

Arum Plant Information: Learn About Common Varieties Of Arum

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Most Arums are not frost tolerant, as many are from the Mediterranean region; however, a few European varieties have some cold hardiness. Learn which common members of the Arum plant family might thrive in your region and hardiness zone by clicking here.

Caring For Desk Plants: Learn How To Care For An Office Plant

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

A small plant on your desk makes your work day a little cheerier by bringing a bit of nature indoors. Office plants may even boost your creativity and make you feel more productive. Click this article and learn how to care for an office plant.

My Houseplant Is Dropping Leaves: Why Leaves Are Falling Off Houseplants

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Yikes! My houseplant is dropping leaves! Houseplant leaf drop isn't always easy to diagnose, as there are a number of possible reasons for this worrisome problem. Click this article to learn what to do when leaves are falling off houseplants.

Brown Leaves On Houseplants: Caring For Houseplants With Brown Leaves

By Liz Baessler

Houseplants are a fabulous thing to have around. They brighten the room, they purify the air, and they can even provide a little bit of company. That?s why it can be so distressing to find that your houseplant leaves are turning brown. Learn why this happens here.

Houseplant Cat Deterrents: Protecting Houseplants From Cats

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Houseplants and cats: sometimes the two just don't mix! Felines are innately curious, which means that protecting houseplants from cats can be a major challenge. Click this article for helpful tips on how to protect indoor plants from cats.

Fertilizer For Water Grown Plants – How To Fertilize Plants In Water

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Plants grown in water simply need water, oxygen, a jar or other support to keep the plants upright - and, of course, the proper mix of nutrients to keep the plant healthy. Click this article to learn how to fertilize plants in water.

Winter Plant Care – How To Keep Plants Alive Over Winter

By Victoria Blackstone

After bringing plants indoors, the key to keeping plants alive over winter depends on what type of plants you have and the growing environment you provide them. Learn more about how to keep plants alive over the winter in this article.

Windowless Houseplants: Learn About Using Plants For A Windowless Room

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Lack of windows and exposure to sunlight can be bad for humans as well as plants but finding plants to brighten your cubicle or windowless room may be just the touch of outdoors needed to perk you up. Click here for a few good options.

Victorian Indoor Plants: Caring For Old-Fashioned Parlor Plants

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

The most popular Victorian houseplants of the day are still around today and can add a touch of old world elegance to your home interior. Click here for some options that will bring a touch of nostalgia and sophistication to your home.

Ideas For Potted Plant Gifts: Giving Potted Plants As Gifts

By Liz Baessler

Giving potted plants as gifts is growing in popularity, and with good reason. Potted plants are rarely more expensive than cut flowers, but they last much longer. Click this article to learn about giving potted plants as gifts and caring for gifted container plants.

Indoor Ornamentals: Tips On Growing Ornamentals As Houseplants

By Liz Baessler

Lots of plants that we grow outside as ornamentals are actually warm weather perennials that can be grown year-round indoors. As long as these plants receive plenty of sunlight, they can be kept as houseplants all year. Learn more here.

Bottle Garden Plants – How To Create Gardens In A Bottle

By Gardening Know How

Whether you are short on outdoor gardening space or just want an indoor garden - glass bottle gardens are an easy way to grow many plants. By following some basic tips in this article, you will have your bottle garden planted and thriving in no time.

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