Pothos Care

Full disclosure: Pothos are my favorite houseplant. This post will lean very pro-pothos. I’m just warning you now. Pothos, or Epipremnum aureum if you wanna get technical (I never do, I’m lazy! That’s why I love Pothos!), are native to Mo’orea, a French Polynesian island. They’ve gotten comfortable in many tropical and subtropical habitats, to the extent that theyRead More

Snake Plant Care

This blog post on Snake Plant care could be summed up quickly and efficiently–how do you take care of a Snake Plant? If we’re keeping it brief- you don’t. But brevity is not my thing so I wanted to take a couple of minutes to tell you more about one of my favorite indoor plants.Read More

Secret Life of Plants: Do You and Your Plants Have The Same Taste in Music?

In 1973, journalist Peter Thompkins and acclaimed author Christopher Bird published The Secret Life of Plants, a controversial book detailing the case for “plant sentience.” Although it was largely dismissed as pseudoscience, the book traces research from several notable botanists who all similarly claimed that plants had far more sensory receptors than commonly believed. OneRead More

Plant Care in the Spring

The days are getting longer and warmer. Spring is on its way! Your house plants have noticed the changing season too and need your help getting ready for the summer. Plants are always aware of the time of year, and alter their behaviors accordingly. This is known as photoperiodism – the behavioral response of organismsRead More