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Pencil Cactus – How to Grow and Care Guide

Pencil Cactus – How to Grow and Care Guide

I’ve always had an affinity for more peculiar houseplants and the pencil cactus is certainly one of them. It is now a very popular ornamental houseplant cultivated by beginners and experts alike thanks to its very low maintenance demands and its uniquely wiry, green succulent foliage. It can be grown as a shrub or a small […]

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Christmas Cacti Guide

Christmas Cacti Growing and Caring Guide

In order for the Christmas cacti to bloom abundantly in winter, it needs some care. This wild species are native to tropical mountain regions in Brazil.  There they grow as epiphytes on trees and bushes or as lithophytes on rocks. Even if they don’t look like it, the types of Christmas cacti (Schlumbergera) are real cactus […]

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Sansevieria Moonshine Grow and Care The Moonshine Snake Plant

Sansevieria Moonshine | Grow and Care The Moonshine Snake Plant

The Sansevieria Moonshine plant is an ideal house plant, especially for those that don’t have the greenest thumbs. The moonshine snake plant, or Sansevieria Trifasciata is a die-hard house plant, with a rigorous growth rate that can grow in almost any light conditions. Whether simply in a pot, placed in a plant stand, or as an […]

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Fairy Castle Cactus Propagation

Fairy Castle Cactus – How to Grow & Care Guide

Are you looking into growing fairy castle cactus? There are many reasons why so many people love cacti – they’re visually appealing, cool, unique, and cute, which means that they’re going to suit all people regardless of their preferences and where they live. But, while most people believe that the best thing about them is that […]

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Hoya Kerrii Sweetheart Plant Growing Guide

Hoya Kerrii | Sweetheart Plant Growing Guide

While Hoya kerrii are often sold as rooted leaf cuttings, their heart-shaped leaves are far better suited to their natural form which trails up to 2m from the root ball and can be trained up poles, or allowed to hang. Like all Hoya, these trailing succulents make excellent houseplants and are super easy to care for, […]

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Calandiva How to Grow and Care Guide

Calandiva | How to Grow and Care Guide

If you’re a houseplant enthusiast looking for a perky and colorful addition to your collection, the Calandiva plants are excellent choices.Calandivas are a cultivar of the popular Kalanchoe blossfeldiana flowering plants, sharing the cheery and vibrant house plant characteristics, these plants are widely seen in homes and florists around the globe. Here is everything you […]

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