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Advice on Caring for Your Plants

Not sure how to care for your plants? We have a range of handy guides to point you in the right direction. If you still have questions after browsing the care guide best suited to your plant, pop down up to the top of the page and send us an email with your question.

YOUR PLANT Care Guide

Easy care plants are just that - easy to care for. With a little bit of good light, enough water and the occasional fertiliser feed, your easy-going plant should fit right in and start growing. Find out more about caring for your plant with our Easy Care Guide.

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YOUR PLANT CARE GUIDE

Did you know that 5 plants in a room can make the air 75% cleaner? And that 10 is optimal for maximum health and wellness? For maximum and health and wellness out of your air purifying plants, download our Care Guide for tips on the ideal growing conditions.

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YOUR PLANT CARE GUIDE

Plants with variegation and colourful foliage need specific conditions for optimal growth. Download our care guide for the best advice on location, watering methods, pot size and more for your new plant.

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YOUR PLANT CARE GUIDE

All plants require some light, but if you have light-loving plants they need it even more! Download our care guide for our top tips on where to situate your light-lover, how to best care for it.

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YOUR PLANT CARE GUIDE

While all plants require some light, shade-loving plants don't need as much as others, and are perfect for those dark spots around your home, Download our care guide for our top tips as to how to best care for your shade-loving plant.

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Plants and Design Articles

Wellness ARTICLES

Indoor Plants that will Purify the Air in your Home or Office

Indoor Plants that will Purify the Air in your Home or Office

When researching the potential of life — or at least a space station — on Mars, NASA looked seriously at the possibility of using plants as natural air-con units. Already known for...

How many plants are ideal for your well-being?

How many plants are ideal for your well-being?

There have been many scientific studies on the air-purifying abilities of plants.   A combination of the plant, the roots and the micro-organisms in the soil all play an important...

Plant care ARTICLES

Propagating your own…. Hoyas

Propagating your own…. Hoyas

Hoyas are enjoying a well deserved revival at present. There are several hundred varieties, mostly native to Asia but also some native to Australia. They are typically vining plants with...

Propagating your ... Peperomia!!!

Propagating your ... Peperomia!!!

There are over 1000 species of plants in the Peperomia family Piperaceae, ranging from large through to quite small. Mostly seen as an inside plant, here’s a spectacular Peperomia growing...

Propagating your ... Begonia!!!

Propagating your ... Begonia!!!

Pro tip: Get a small spray bottle or re-purpose an empty spray bottle from your recycling. Dilute some auxinone (a liquid rooting hormone) in the appropriate ratio for your bottle and spray on...

What's in a house plant pot size? Turns out, a lot!

What's in a house plant pot size? Turns out, a lot!

In the market for a new plant? Of course you are. Plants not only help liven up a room, but they’re extremely beneficial to your health and well-being. As you...

Interior Design ARTICLES

6 Tips to selecting the plants to create a stylish space

6 Tips to selecting the plants to create a stylish space

Are you interested in how plants can add an additional dimension of style to your home or apartment? Plants are a terrific accessory — they add colour, texture, height and...

Plants and Styling your home office

Plants and Styling your home office

Like you, I’ve been on a few zoom calls lately and I must admit, in the less interesting moments, I’ve enjoyed looking at everyones home office set-ups. It made me...

Developing Your Style With Plants

Developing Your Style With Plants

Are you looking for some plantspiration when it comes to styling your home? You’re not alone in that. Scrolling through any insta-feeds that include interiors you will usually find some...

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