5 steps for reviving calathea after spider mites
Spider mites can ravage calatheas, but don't give up hope!
Most peperomia are surprisingly easy to propagate so are great for growing your collection.
This varied and fun family of plants is a great way to expand your jungle
How much water do your plants need?
How often you should water your plants depends on these five factors...
Keeping houseplants alive over winter | Part II
The challenges of keeping plants happy during the dark cold winter months - including dying leaves, propagating and pests.
Keeping houseplants alive over winter | Part I
Winter brings with it a whole host of challenges for plant parents - including temperature, light and watering
Christmas at Kew round up
My first visit to Christmas at Kew Gardens turned out to be a magical night
Review: IKEA VÄXER grow light bulbs
Here's my experience of IKEA's Vaxer grow lights over the winter.
Getting rid of those annoying flies on your houseplants
Anyone who's had houseplants for some time will have come across the annoyance that is fungus gnats
7 not-quite-beginner plants
If you're looking for good plants to learn more about plant care on, here's what you need to know