DIY Chunky Soil Mix for Aroids

Perfect for philodendrons, monsteras, pothos, and more! As a beginner, all of my houseplants were potted in the same soil – Miracle Gro potting mix (*shudders* – more on that later). The idea that different plants needed different types of soil in order to grow best honestly wasn’t even on my radar. However, just asContinue reading “DIY Chunky Soil Mix for Aroids”

How to Grow the Swiss Cheese Plant (Monstera Deliciosa)

Monstera deliciosa, also commonly referred to as the ‘swiss cheese plant’ or “split-leaf philodendron” (although monsteras are not a part of the philodendron genus at all!) has taken the plant world by storm and is undeniably one of the most common and popular houseplants out there. It’s pretty much guaranteed that you’ve seen these lushContinue reading “How to Grow the Swiss Cheese Plant (Monstera Deliciosa)”

Top 10 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants

Don’t have a green thumb? Don’t worry, you can still grow happy, healthy plants indoors – I promise. The trick is finding plants that can withstand a little neglect (some plants actually prefer it!), and plants that can withstand your type of neglect. Are you a chronic over-waterer? Then maybe the prayer plant is best.Continue reading “Top 10 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants”