Daily Delight

A few weeks ago, I wrote about purchasing my first fiddle leaf fig which are notoriously hard to keep alive. I am jubilant to report that there are two new leaves growing! Now, I still need to repot it which scares the hell out of me. I feel like that’s when I lose plants. But …

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Propagating Airplane Plants

A few years ago, I rescued two small, half-dead airplane plants from my work. Now we have several healthy airplane plants that I propagated because it’s so damn easy. Also called spider plants, these are hardy guys that tolerate a little neglect but really flourish with just a bit of attention. Here’s what I’ve learned …

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Daily Delight: The Ritual of Plant Watering

There's something about the nightly ritual of filling up a large container to the brim with water and nourishment for my plant babies. Then carting it around the house, filling the pots with one hand and picking off browning parts of the plant with the other hand. After I finish watering the potted plants, I …

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