Fungus gnats are tiny flying insects that resemble mosquitoes and lay eggs in potting soil. If you find them around your houseplants there are several things you can do both to stop them and prevent … [Read more...]
Tips and tutorials for growing plants indoors including houseplants, vegetables, and herbs.
Damping-off is a fairly common problem when starting seeds indoors causing seedlings to wilt and die. Find out what this disease is, how to recognize it, prevention tips, and what to do if your … [Read more...]
Once you try indoor seed starting, there's no turning back. It's very rewarding and a lot of fun. Along with vegetables, there are so many annual and perennial flowers to sow in your home to get a … [Read more...]
Growing Christmas cactus (Schlumbergera) from cuttings is one of the easiest propagation methods. This also works for Thanksgiving and Easter holiday cactus plants. See how to take a section of leaf … [Read more...]
Want to make your poinsettia rebloom? With proper care you can grow poinsettias indoors as houseplants year-round and use these tips to get them to bloom again. For more on popular houseplants, … [Read more...]
Use these tips to ensure your Christmas, Thanksgiving, or Easter cactus thrives year-round and blooms again for the holiday season. If you want to ID your plant, see How to Tell the Difference … [Read more...]
The easiest vegetables to grow indoors are the fast-growing ones. Whether it’s spinach, arugula, kale, pea shoots, or delicious microgreens, these crops are low-maintenance and can be harvested any … [Read more...]