I would like to share with you my soil-less potting mixture that I use for all of my indoor plants! You only need a few ingredients to give your plants the perfect growing medium. 55% coco coir 25% worm castings 20% perlite or pumice You can substitute materials if you cannot find the exact ingredients!… Continue reading My Go-To Soil Recipe for ALL of my Indoor Plants!
There is more than one way to stake an indoor vine. Of course you can use a traditional moss pole, but there are other methods to try and objects to use as well! This video covers a multitude of examples of how to stake an indoor vine including some very non-traditional ways! You can also… Continue reading How to Stake Pothos & Other Indoor Plants!
Today I am at the farmhouse with Lauren and we have chosen our top 10 favorite indoor plants! We actually made a mistake and FORGOT THE HOYA EXOTICA!! So sorry!!! In reverse order: 10. Dieffenbachia Tiki 9. Ric Rac Cactus 8. Watermelon Vine 7. Peacock Fern / Rainbow Fern 6. Homalomena Selby 5.Calathea Makoyana 4.… Continue reading Top 10 Most Beautiful Indoor Plants Countdown!
I have two large indoor plants that needed to be repotted. The Philodendron selloum was in a plastic nursery pot and I wanted to transfer it into a terra cotta planter. The Monstera deliciosa I thought was root bound and needed to be repotted, but as it turned out, it was not root bound. I… Continue reading Transplating Large Indoor Plants
Welcome to the Planterina farmhouse! My business partner found this amazing turn-of-the-century farmhouse that dates back to 1900 and we are in the process of moving furniture and furnishings into it. Today we received our first new shipment of large and tall–yet narrow–indoor plants that will not take up too much floor space but will… Continue reading The 7 Best Tall & Skinny Indoor Plants for Cozy Spaces!
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!