How to Grow & Care for Syngonium Plants

Also known as arrowhead plants, Syngonium plants are native to South America. However, due to their appealing hanging shape and easy-going nature, they are becoming popular worldwide. The arrow-shaped leaves change their structure as they mature. They start as easy arrow-shaped leaves and grow into deeply lobed mature leaves.  The foliage color varies from whiteContinue reading “How to Grow & Care for Syngonium Plants”

How to Get Rid of Spider Mites

Image source: Pinterest Spider mites are tiny arachnids that can create big problems for plant lovers. These pests are prone to attacking flowers, vegetables, and fruits. Spider mites suck the juice from a plant, which results in yellowing leaves and possibly death of the plant.  These pests can be hard to control because they haveContinue reading “How to Get Rid of Spider Mites”

How to Get Rid of Houseplants Pests

Indoor plants are beautiful to keep in your indoor space. However, when pests invade, they take the joy out of the stunning plants. Bugs infestation can be frustrating, and when you fail to control them, your plants will wither and finally die. Besides terrorizing your plants, they can also attack the comfort of your livingContinue reading “How to Get Rid of Houseplants Pests”

How to Get Rid of Slugs

Image source: Pixabay Slugs are one of the worst nightmares to new and experienced gardeners. They destroy plants by feasting on the foliage, flowers, tubers, and bulbs. They also bite vegetables and fruits like strawberries, leaving them unattractive. Young and tender herbaceous plants are highly at risk during the spring and fall seasons. If leftContinue reading “How to Get Rid of Slugs”

How to Keep Indoor Plants Healthy During Winter

Just because indoor plants live inside your home throughout the year doesn’t mean their requirements remain constant with seasons. Winter is one season that requires houseplants lovers to be attentive to their plants. This season comes with several plant stressors, including fluctuating temperatures, dry air, and short daylight hours. To keep your houseplants healthy duringContinue reading “How to Keep Indoor Plants Healthy During Winter”

How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats

Image source: Flickr Fungus gnats are a common problem for most home gardeners, especially those growing indoor plants. They love humid environments. And since you are likely to water your houseplants, you will notice adult gnats flying around your houseplants. While the adult gnats may not be harmful to your plants, their larvae stage feedContinue reading “How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats”

6 Plants That Naturally Repel Snakes

Snakes are one of the most frightening pests that can invade your property. They can be deadly and are notoriously difficult to get rid of once they have taken up residence in your garden. Spotting them out can be difficult once they camouflage in the greens and browns without your knowledge. And this can beContinue reading “6 Plants That Naturally Repel Snakes”

How to Get Rid of Aphids

Aphid infestation in your garden is one of the most frustrating things you can experience. If left unattended, they can destroy your garden plants, including vegetables, flowers, and fruit trees. Aphids destroy your plants by sucking the plant sap. This may cause twisting, rolling, or bending leaves, leading to yellowing and wilting of the sameContinue reading “How to Get Rid of Aphids”

How to Get Rid of Mealybugs Infestation on Your Plants

If you start noticing the foliage of your plants have white spots or look like they have snow-like covering, it is a sign of mealybugs infestation. When left unattended, mealybugs will suck the sap leading to yellowing of the leaves and eventually dropping off. These pests are likely to affect various plants, including flowers, vegetables,Continue reading “How to Get Rid of Mealybugs Infestation on Your Plants”