How Much And How Often To Water Peace Lilies

Watering Peace lilies

Peace lilies are among those traditional garden plants that are now increasingly more commonly indoors. It has a tolerance to lower light levels, is forgiving of the occasional bit of

Is Soft Water Bad For Plants – If So Why?

Watering plants with soft water - BAD?

To answer this question, we must clarify the difference between soft water and softened water. Naturally soft water is water that contains few minerals and total dissolved solids. As a

How Often And How Much To Water Philodendrons

Watering Philodendron

Philodendrons belong to a rather large genus and are among the most popular aroids. Excluding countless cultivars, there are over 480 accepted species (the exact number varies slightly between reputable

How To Water Your Venus Fly Trap

Venus fly trap growing in a terrarium

None of the carnivorous plants out there is as iconic as the Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula). Sadly, this plant is so popular that poaching has led to it becoming an

How To Water Your Orchid Correctly

Watering a moth Orchid plant

Orchids are among the most beautiful and varied plants to grace gardens and homes. However, orchids aren’t a mere genus of plants. They’re actually a family of more than 28,000

How To Water Your Succulent Plants Indoors

Watering a succulent plant indoors

There are literally hundreds, if not thousands, of different plants that could be considered garden plants or houseplants, which means you can often end up with a plant you know

Tips On Watering Areca Palms

Areca palm growing in the landscape

Areca Palm (Chrysalidocarpus lutescens or Dypsis lutescens) hails from Madagascar. If you live in a natural tropical area such as USDA hardiness zones 9-11, you can grow this attractive tree

Tips On Watering Chinese Evergreen Plants

Chinese evergreen watering - How Much

Chinese Evergreen plants (Aglaonema) are popular houseplants as they can make any interior area pop with color. This is why several types of these plants have been grown for use

How Often To Water Christmas Cactus

watering Christmas Cactus

You can find Christmas cactus for sale in many settings throughout the holiday season. While you may think of these as just holiday plants to be tossed away in the

How Often Do You Water Croton Plants?

watering croton plants

Croton plants are popular indoors and outdoors, but this tropical plant can also be confusing at times. Most people tend to get especially confused when it comes to croton watering,

How Often To Water Dracaena Plants

watering Dracaena plants

Learning to water finicky Dracaena plants – the when and how much water is only the first step. For a healthy plant, consider the type of water too. Click on this article to learn more on watering Dracaena plants.

Calathea Watering: Why The Type Of Water Matters

correct calathea watering uses the right water

Several houseplants have become favorites among indoor plant enthusiasts, and Calatheas (prayer plants) have earned their spot on that list. From Calathea Freddie to the beautiful Calathea orbifolia, there are

Tips On How Do You Water Air Plants?

Learn to water air plants

Air plants may be easy to grow, but their very name can cause mass confusion when it comes to actual care procedures. One of the biggest debates is on watering

Tips on How Often To Water Aloe Plants

Watering aloe plant should be done with care

Overwatering is one of the easiest ways to kill your Aloe plant. Location, lighting, growing container and type of potting soil will all influence the watering schedule. [DETAILS]

Tips On Desert Rose Watering

Adenium desert rose in flower with water on blooms and leaves

Desert Roses are succulent plants, deciduous shrubs, and a small tree growing 4′ and 6′ feet tall. Botanically known as Adenium, it belongs to the genera Apocynaceae. It’s native to

What Is the Soak and Dry Watering Method?

Watering a cactus-succulent from above

Succulents are easy houseplants to keep alive. Although they don’t need much moisture, you do need to water your succulents. If you’ve ever had a succulent die on you, you

Should You Use Distilled Water For Plants?

Watering Ficus plants with distilled water

These days it’s becoming harder and harder to get pure water for your houseplants.  Tap water or municipal water often contains unwanted contaminants. Even rainwater is less than perfect. We get