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Best Plants for Your Bathroom

Do you have plants in your bathroom?!! It may the most underrated spot for plants. Plants improve air quality and can even help fend off bacteria in your bathroom. Not to mention plants are scientifically proven to brighten your mood, so why not put them in one of the first places you likely go every morning? The only downside is not every plant can thrive in a bathroom. Since there are often not a lot of windows and high humidity it isn't the best environment for temperamental plants. However, there are lots that can thrive in a bathroom setting! Here's a list of my favorites--- 1. Snake Plant Snake plants are perfect for a bathroom. They do great in low light, don't need...

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My #1 Plant Tip

Ok, I know, there are several things you need for proper plant care. But 95% of the time when I talk to people about why their plant is dying, it's the same problem.... OVERWATERING! So if I could give anyone who thinks they're a brown thumb one tip, it is to water less often. You still want to give it a good soak, but then let the soil dry out between watering. You want the top inch of the soil to do dry. And if you're not sure, wait a few more days.  Plants have a much easier time recovering from under watering than over watering. This is because overwatering can rot the roots and create irreversible damage.  It can...

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Plants That Make the Best Valentine's Day Gifts

Valentine's Day is right around the corner and if you're looking for a gift that will last, might I suggest a houseplant? There are so many houseplants that have gorgeous flowers and they will last a lifetime **with proper care. Here are a few of my favorites.      Anthurium These plants are so easy to take of, and they have flowers all year round! I have been seeing these all the time recently in bouquets and my hot take is to leave them in the soil and give the gift that won't die after a week.        Stromanthe I might have just picked this because of the hints of pink, but they're so fun! They are also a breeze...

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Best Plants for Plant Newbs

One of my biggest mistakes when I first started buying houseplants was just picking ones that I liked instead of what I could reasonably take care of. That lead to a lot of dead plants and discouragement. If I had known, I would have started with some of these plants! They are super easy to take care, often thrive in low light and with infrequent watering. They are great plants to start with and then work up to some other ones! 

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