How to Grow and Care For Pothos (Epipremnum aureum)

pothos plant care

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

anthurium care

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

How to Grow and Care for Smooth Hydrangea (H. arborescens)

smooth hydrangea

The Hydrangea arborescens, commonly known as smooth hydrangea and wild hydrangea, is a lovely shrub that has enormous creamy, white flowers in early summer. It is perennial, deciduous, and grows in USDA zones 3 to 9. This variety of hydrangea has large serrated leaves and its bark can peel off in successive layers in winter, … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Climbing Hydrangeas (H. petiolaris)

climbing hydrangea

The climbing hydrangea (Hydrangea petiolaris) is less well-known than the showy mophead hydrangea. This hydrangea is a large, perennial vine that needs substantial support for its heavy foliage and flowers. Its vines twine around the support available and also latch on with a network of aerial roots that form along its central stem. This hydrangea … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Mophead Hydrangeas

mophead hydrangea

Mophead hydrangeas (H. macrophylla) are the most well-known variety of the bigleaf hydrangeas. They are the most commonly grown hydrangea shrubs, and there are hundreds of cultivars to choose from.  These gorgeous shrubs are instantly recognizable from their mass of round clusters of blooms and green leaves. Mophead hydrangeas are perennials and have long-lasting flowers. … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Bigleaf Hydrangea (H. macrophylla)

Hydrangea macrophylla

Hydrangea macrophylla or bigleaf hydrangea is the most common hydrangea shrub and includes mopheads and lace-cap varieties. Bigleaf hydrangeas are a gardener’s favorite. A perennial with long-lasting flowers which are great for cutting, it is also very popular with florists. If the flowers are pink or blue, you can switch the colors by changing the … Read more