Helpful Tips


The ULTIMATE list of plants that can do well in certain environments. (i.e. shady or sun-filled rooms, conservatories, cold porches or bathrooms, etc.).

A list of toxic & pet-friendly houseplants, including hyperlinks to each plant-article!

Plants that are suitable for people who struggle to keep them alive; this even includes pet-friendly plants, too!

How to identify & address root rot with a simple step-by-step guide!

Click here to learn about the the do's & don'ts of repotting, along with a step-by-step guide (with pictures).

Secret hacks of successful propagation of stem or vine cuttings.

A list of diseases & viruses that can affect any houseplant.

This article includes the causes of the five main toxins found in a typical home, along with the top ten air-purifying houseplants!

Have you got Mushrooms growing on your houseplant's soil? Click here to learn more about their causes & how to eradicate them for good!

This article will discuss the causes of mould, how to address it & stop a reoccurrence!

Don't know which potting-mixes are best for your plants? Click here to see the DEFINITIVE list, as well as creating your own DIY compost with perlite, grit or sand. ('Houseplant' labelled soil for Monstera, 'Cactus' compost for Aloe Vera, etc.).

Click here to learn about the importance of each nutrient, brand-fertilisers in the UK market and organic alternatives!