African Violet Diseases and Problems: Causes and Treatment

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African violets have some characteristics that provide natural protective function, and the emergence of new cultivars has reflected significant progress in inducing pest resistance within the species. Still, this herbaceous ornamental can fall vulnerable to certain pests and diseases. Are your African violet leaves turning yellow or brown? How do you prevent or fix the … Read more

How To Propagate Snake Plant Successfully

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Experienced house plant growers jokingly say that Dracaena trifasciata needs very little attention and should be given as a present to novice gardeners. It is a good idea to take a few leaf cuttings every so often to ensure that your snake plant can be propagated if its parts become damaged by overwatering or disease. … Read more

Snake Plant Watering: How Often To Water Sansevieria

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The most common problems with growing snake plants occur due to overwatering. This article should help you finetune your watering routine.  In the wild, snake plants prefer loose, well-draining soil. It rarely has wet roots. To keep the plant happy in your home, you should aim to achieve these conditions.  How often should I water … Read more

How to Grow and Care For Pothos (Epipremnum aureum)

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Pothos is a perennial evergreen household plant originating from areas in Southeast Asia. Scientifically referred to as Epipremnum aureum, this houseplant has an elegant and simple appearance making it perfect for minimalist homes and offices. They come in many different varieties such as the very popular golden pothos and the sophisticated jade pothos. Common names … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Anthuriums

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Anthuriums are one of the most popular perennial ornamentals out there today. They give off a plastic and semi-coriaceous vibe, and they last long as cut flowers on vases to accentuate household interiors and even professional spaces. With the availability of knowledge and exchange of information, indoor anthurium collections are gaining traction among enthusiasts. Most … Read more