12 Tips for Growing Two Plants in One Pot

Two plants one pot

The benefit of growing two plants in one pot comes down to saving space. Many people choose to do this to increase their garden layout, whether indoors or outside. The trouble with this setup is that it requires a little extra TLC. You don’t need a green thumb to grow multiple plants in one pot, … Read more

Can Plants Die Of Old Age?

Small tree in dying tree

My husband and I recently moved out of our home and into our van. One of the first stops on our USA adventure will be to see the graceful and magnificent giant sequoias in California. As I pruned and repotted our houseplants to fit into our tiny new home, I thought about the difference between … Read more

Why is my Pothos Dripping Water?

Water Dripping on Pothos

You might be wondering why your Pothos plant is dripping little tears and crying. Was I that mean to it that I made it cry? Perhaps it’s sweating? Let’s find out why this is happening. Your Pothos is dripping water due to overwatering, or it’s a sign the weather is humid. This happens when the … Read more

Do Blueberry Bushes Lose Their Leaves?

Blueberry Bush

Do Blueberry bushes lose their leaves? In a word, yes! As a deciduous shrub, blueberry bushes naturally lose their leaves in autumn to prepare for winter dormancy. But, if you notice your blueberry bush defoliating during its growing season, you may have a deeper problem on your hands.  Like many plants, a blueberry bush will … Read more

How To Tell If Dahlia Tubers Are Dead

Dahlia tubers

If you’re getting ready for the spring sowing season, you need to know how to tell if dahlia tubers are dead. Planting a dead tuber is a waste of time, space and it won’t produce any flowers.  Dahlias have tuberous roots that store enough energy and food at the end of the season to survive … Read more

What Will Happen To Plants That Are Kept In The Dark?

plant in dark

We can’t all live in sunny California, but that shouldn’t stop you from having plants! While we typically want to give our plants lots of sun, this isn’t always possible. Your plants may find themselves in darker than desired conditions for many reasons. Perhaps your home doesn’t get a lot of natural light. You might … Read more