How to Grow and Care for Prayer Plants (Maranta leuconeura)

prayer plant

Maranta leuconeura, commonly called the prayer plant, praying plant or praying hands, is beloved for its unique geometrical and colourful leaves. Originating from Brazilian rainforests, this herbaceous and rhizomatous perennial is remarkably pretty! These plants also carry a very special meaning. They symbolize devotion and gratitude while encouraging self-reflection and personal growth. Prayer plants are … Read more

Common Problems of Snake Plant Leaves

snake plant leaves falling

Although Dracaena trifasciata is known as one of the hardiest houseplants, unfavorable conditions can cause its beautiful foliage to suffer. The tough leaves of a healthy snake plant stay upright, can be fully straight or twist slightly, and should be smooth along the surface.  Coloration should be consistent throughout the length of each leaf. Consult … Read more

How to Grow and Care For Marble Queen Pothos

Marble Queen Pothos

Epipremnum aureum ‘Marble Queen’ is a vine and flowering plant from the Araceae family. They are native to the tropical regions of French Polynesia and are commonly used in households across the world as ornamental plants. This variety of pothos is known for their beautiful white and light green variegated foliage.  The great news is … Read more

Snake Plant Diseases, Problems and Solution

snake plant diseases

Even Dracaena trifasciata, which is known for being beginner-friendly and difficult to kill, can be vulnerable to diseases and pests. As this species tends to be hardy, most gardeners are able to cultivate healthy populations by providing minimal care. Snake plants typically thrive under neglect, but extended periods of undesirable conditions can compromise their immunity … Read more

Do Snake Plants Like Humidity?

snake plant humidity

Dracaena trifasciata is an extremely hardy plant that seems to thrive in almost any environment. As long as it is rooted in well-draining soil, this species has a knack for withstanding the errors of many beginner gardeners. Undemanding, it can be grown alongside many other plants and treated based on the requirements of those.  The … Read more