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How to be Succulent Savvy

Cacti and succulents have become the trendy houseplant for urban gardeners and new growers in smaller living spaces looking to add more plants to their homes. These popular plants are an excellent addition to any space. Succulents are plants that...

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Forgiving Houseplants

These plants will outlast your extended beach vacation. These are the perfect plants for indoor gardeners with brown thumbs. Aloe Aloe (Aloe vera) is best known for its plump leaves that can provide a soothing gel for cuts and burns. Allow the...

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Common Terrarium Mistakes

Terrariums are incredibly easy to make and maintain. However, there are some pitfalls that you want to avoid. Too Much Light It is easy to roast plants living in terrariums. The glass can act as a magnifier and burn your plants....

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Herb Gardening - Grilling with Herbs

Starting an herb garden can be a new and fun experience for anyone, whether you live on a large piece of land, or you have a small porch or patio at your apartment.  You can grow herbs in the ground, in containers, in hanging baskets, or...

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Shade-Loving Container Garden Ideas

Looking to add color to a shady spot in the yard or under a covered patio or porch? Here is our list of plants that love life in the shade. Succulents You may think all succulents love the sun, but the truth is there are several that do better in...

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Bougainvillea and Hibiscus

We all love the tropics- the bright colors and inviting tones! Bring that feeling into your garden with two of the best-looking tropical bloomers! Bougainvilleas enjoy to be “root-bound”, meaning they are an excellent choice for a...

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Soil Secrets

  One of the top questions we get asked by customers is what soil we recommend for planting in the ground or in a container.  We carry many options of soils, and agree that it can be overwhelming.  Here are our recommendations:...

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