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The Best Ajuga Plant Varieties

Ajuga plants are great garden plants you can grow as covering. They can be planted almost anywhere so they make for a great ground covering. They will also add some color to your garden in spring and summer when they…

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Umbrella Plant Key Facts

Umbrella plant (Schefflera / Heptapleurum, scientific name Schefflera Arboricola) is a popular houseplant. It is commonly known as the Dwarf umbrella tree. These beautiful plants can successfully be grown indoors. One of the best things about them is that they…

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How to Grow Umbrella Plants I

Umbrella trees are many people’s favorite houseplants. They are relatively easy to grow so you can make your umbrella plant thrive without much trouble. Even beginners can enjoy these gorgeous plants to the fullest. However, as a beginner, you need…

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How to Grow Umbrella Plants II

In this part of the umbrella plant care, we will explain some basic care tasks you need to perform on your plant, such as repotting, pruning and propagation (in case you want to propagate your umbrella plant, which is not…

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Tips for Pruning an Umbrella Plant

Umbrella plant (Schefflera Arboricola) is a beautiful houseplant many people choose to grow in their home. One great thing about this plant is that it is very easy to grow. It can thrive even in less than ideal conditions. For…

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How to Trim Your Umbrella Plant

Once you have decided where to prune your umbrella plant and when you are sure that the plant is healthy, it is time to start trimming. This is surprisingly easy so even beginners can do it. It is also worth…

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How to Water Sansevieria (Snake Plant)?

Snake plant, also known as Mother-in-Law’s Tongue, is a fantastic houseplant you can grow without much problem. It requires minimum care and can thrive in various growing conditions, light intensities as soils. While it prefers dry air and soil it…

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Rose Painted Calathea Care Tips

Rose Painted Calathea is a special variety of Calathea plants. It is famous for its tropical, patterned leaves. What makes this plant special are purplish colored undersides of the leaves. This is a gorgeous plant and one of the most…

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Starting Perennials from Seed II

As explained in part I, there are certain perennial species and varieties that are very suitable to be grown from seeds. Growing these plants from seeds offers numerous advantages, so it’s actually very advisable to use this method of starting…

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Tips to Prevent Plant Sunburn

Summer heat and strong sun can make your plants sunburned. This is something you should keep in mind. It’s important to keep your plants protected or else they will be damaged by the sun. Remember: even plants that can generally…

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How to Grow Plants in Rain Gutters

Gardeners tend to be very creative people. There are so many creative gardening solutions you can use as an inspiration for your own garden. This is particularly true for people who live in cold climates and have to find original…

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