Aphids, fungus gnats, spider mites and thrips are the dubious stars of our latest podcast episode! Katie chats with soil/plant expert Aaron Deacon of BIOS Nutrients about how to deal with these common houseplant pests.
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Do you have a thing for houseplants? Us too! So, we thought we’d share some of our thoughts about them here.
How did you get into gardening? For Emily, it all started with a cactus named Tim and a hoya cutting from her dad. Now, she has a splendid urban vegetable garden (plus cactus and hoya, of course).
Making good plant choices: advice and tips from tropical plant expert Michael Leach of Toronto’s Dynasty Plant Shop. Plus, how to care for a Bird of paradise plant and how to repot a Ficus audrey.
Do you have a much-loved houseplant that’s outgrown its home? If it’s time to repot, and you’re wondering just how to go about it — we can help!
Wondering how to harvest aloe vera gel from one of your wonderful plants? We have just the tutorial — an article plus video — for that! If you’re ready to harvest, let’s get to it.
In this final part of our series, we’re going to learn from Aaron about how to nourish soil back to health. First up, a discussion of some traditional methods of improving soil health.