How To Choose The Best Calathea Soil Mix

Best Calathea Soil

Calathea is a beautiful house plant many call the prayer plant. Their leaves open up in the day and close at night. Many varieties have beautiful foliage but are picky.

What Is The Best Rubber Plant Soil?

Best Rubber Plant Soil

The best rubber plant soil is one that drains well, with a slightly acidic pH between 5.5 and 7.0. The Ficus elastica, for example, can do well in a range

What Soil Is Best For Hydrangeas?

Best Soil for Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas like rich, loamy, well-draining soil that is generously amended with organic matter, such as coffee grounds, natural compost, shredded leaves, etc. The soil mix should have the ability to

What Is The Best Soil for Iris Plants?

Charming Iris Plants

When it comes to planting genera that are quite complicated yet easy to care for, the many types of Iris (EYE-ris) are among the top names on the list. There

How To Make The Best Cactus Soil Mix

cactus soil mix for potted cacti

Growing and propagating your cactus and succulent plants is a gratifying process. There’s a lot to love about potted plants of cactus and succulents – they have a unique and diverse range

What Is The Best Spider Plant Soil?

spider plant soil what is the best kind?

Chlorophytum comosum (kloh-roh-FY-tum kom-OH-sum), better known as spider plant, or airplane plant is a common addition to homes and offices. These popular houseplants require very little maintenance. It can be

What Is The Best Croton Plant Soil?

colorful croton plants

Croton plants are forgiving when it comes to soil needs. Never plant crotons in dense or clay soil, as this can quickly kill the plant. You want to aim for the best possible mix if you want the happiest plant. We share Croton soil requirements.

What Soil Is Best For Aloe Plants?

soil for Aloe plants

One of the most useful plants for indoor growing, aloe is fairly easy to grow and can be quite forgiving. While aloe vera is the best known, most aloe species

What Is The Best Soil For Growing Bougainvillea?

Bougainvillea flower - what is the best soil for growing Bougainvilleas?

Bougainvillea plants are drought-resistant that can do well in most types of soil. The primary consideration is drainage. The soil for Bougainvillea should be well-draining. How To Choose Or Prepare

Can You Reuse Potting Soil?

Can potting soil be reused?

Can You Reuse Potting Soil? Yes, in many cases, you can reuse potting soil. However, you do need to prepare the soil first by removing pathogens and re-introducing nutrients. The

What Is The Best Soil For Pothos Plants?

Hand holding green Epipremnum aureum (Pothos) pot at home garden

All types of Pothos plants, or Epipremnum aureum, do best in well-drained soil. Compacted soil or mixtures without enough air pockets keep the plant’s roots too wet, leading to root

What Is The Best Desert Rose Soil?

Colorful flowering Desert Rose growing in a good potting soil

So you want to know – What is the best Soil for growing Desert Rose plants? The short answer is a well drained soil. Since the Desert Rose (Adenium obesum)

Improving Soil with Natural Pumice

natural pumice improves succulent or cactus soil mix

If you want your plants to grow optimally, with lush foliage and vibrant blossoms, then you have to focus on the quality of your soil.  The root systems of all

Acid Soil: How To Make Soil More Acidic

Do you know that?… Acid soil determined with a soil test, exhibit differences in texture (or physical condition) and in fertility than neutral or alkaline soil.The degree of acidity or