In this quick video I explain how to fertilize indoor plants. When do you need to start fertilizing your new plants? What type of fertilizer is best? There are many fertilizer options for house plants (and I list many organic fertilizer options in the video), but the most important thing to remember is that more… Continue reading How to Fertilize Indoor Plants | A Beginner's Guide
When you are first getting into houseplants it can be a little confusing when watering time comes. Here are a few basic tips on watering your indoor plants. Every indoor environment is different so its understanding how your plant absorbs water is the fundamental key to delivering the proper amount of water for your houseplants.… Continue reading How to Water Indoor Plants: The Basics
Are you new to having indoor plants in your home? Do you feel a bit perplexed on where and how to arrange them? And how to decorate with plants in general? Well I am hoping this video will give you a basic foundation for plant styling! I have included as many house plant styling and… Continue reading Indoor Plant Styling Basics | Table Top Display Tricks You Should Know!
Potting soils mixtures do not have to be complicated. I am attempting to demystify indoor potting soils in this video by showing you the mixture that has been working for the majority of my plants. We should create soils for our plants that also meets our watering habits in addition to the needs of our… Continue reading Potting Soil Mixture for Indoor Plants : Make Your Own!
Today I wanted to make use of the many smaller plants I have recently accumulated at the Planterina farmhouse by potting them in groups in various planters. I’m hoping these assortments of potted plants will make the small plants look like bigger plants. Please check planterina.com for many of the plants in this video as… Continue reading Pot your Indoor Plants Together | Make your Small Plants Bigger!
Today I’m going to plant style the porch stairs at Lauren’s farmhouse. Plants/trees I’m using in this video. 1. Gardenia trees (2) 2. Ficus Moclame trees (2) 3. Kimberly Queen Ferns (2 XL, 2 L) 4. White Scaevola (flowering annuals) 5. Hanging flowering moss baskets | Petunias, Bacopa, Verbena Thank you all so much for… Continue reading Big Potted Plants for a Dramatic Porch Entrance! | Farmhouse Garden Style
How do you find the best pot for your houseplants? Should you use terra cotta pots or glazed ceramic pots? Concrete pots or metal pots? The first thing you should do is see if your indoor plant needs more or less water..then its easy to decide! And don’t forget, you should always leave your new… Continue reading Pick the Perfect Pot for Your Plant! | A Beginner's Guide