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The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift: Orchids (and Bonus! A Care Guide)

Mother’s Day looks a little bit different this year due to the current circumstances of the world but there are still ways to celebrate your mother or someone special to you on this special day. If you are trying to think outside of the box instead of ordering a bouquet of flowers (which of course, we still would recommend – because flowers are always a good idea!) why not give the gift of a flower that has potential to rebloom? An orchid! Not only are they show-stoppers but they’re long lasting gifts that can rebloom over and over. We’ve also got you covered with a care guide. We’ve listed below the key factors in caring for a healthy orchid, pass them along to your Mom!

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What Caterina and Michelle Learned Joining gardenstead

Caterina and Michelle were hired to work at gardenstead last summer. Both young women had an inkling interest in plants but since joining the team, completely caught the bug for BOTH houseplants and vegetable gardening. Their interest and passion have been turned on to full speed! Here are the top three things they’ve learned in mere months.

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What You Don’t Know About Your Alocasia Polly

Alocasia polly has become an increasingly popular houseplant. What we’ve also seen is people worrying about a yellow leaf. Surprise, surprise, this plant is not like other plants! We’ve listed a few things you should know about your Alocasia polly.

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Quick Tips to Keep Your Houseplants Happy This Winter

Your houseplants had a great time this summer… the sun was shining, the air was humid and they were happy! Whether your plants were outside or remained indoors, the seasons are changing and it’s time to adjust YOUR plant routine to help keep them happy.

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Snake Plant
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Jaz’s Five (Actually) Undemanding Houseplants

I’ve compiled a list of five plants that are *actually* the most undemanding houseplants. I would even go so far as to say you could stick these in a room and turn off the light for a couple of weeks and although it would be mad at you and develop some trust issues but it wouldn’t be dead.

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Andy's House Plant Rescue
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What’s Up with my Peace Lily?

A popular houseplant, peace lilies are generally easy to grow, low-maintenance and can tolerate low-light conditions but if you suspect your peace lily isn’t thriving, you’ve come to the right place.

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Chantale’s House Plant Tour

Turtle Vine, Moringa Tree, Baby’s Tears, Rabbit’s Foot Fern… oh my! Join us as we tour around Chantale’s intriguing houseplant collection.

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