Mammillaria Elegans
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Small Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Elegans  Ideal conditions The Mammillaria Elegans cactus is pretty similar to many others in its ideal conditions, so if you’ve ever had a cactus, you should have no issues with this plant. Mammillaria Elegans generally does well in warm climates, and it should be kept away from frost. This cactus...
Trichocereus Huascha Cristata
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 10a Temperature resistance Not cold-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Trichocereus Huascha Cristata Ideal conditions Ideally, Trichocereus Huascha Cristata should be kept outdoors – there, it will be able to receive enough sunlight and will have plenty of room for unrestricted growth. Indoor keeping is also possible with this cactus, but only if you have a well-lit spot and enough...
Colorful Succulents
What are the most colorful succulents? How do you grow colorful succulents? How do you keep succulents colorful? Why do succulents turn yellow or purple? When it comes to the succulents’ world, you can expect to get boatloads of questions ranging from caring for succulents, to why they change colors. Read on to learn the 12 colorful succulents. About succulents Succulents are enduring...
How to Care for Indoor Plants During Winter
Almost every home, office and building has one or more indoor plants. Indoor plants are now a major part of every household because they serve different purposes ranging from aesthetics to health-related functions inside a building. They brighten up spaces and give our homes and offices a natural look and feel. They improve the air we breathe by reducing...
Mammillaria Microhelia
  Light requirements Medium Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Medium Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 11b Temperature resistance A little frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Microhelia Ideal conditions Mammillaria Microhelia prefers partial to full sun, and it can do fairly well without constant exposure to direct sunlight. However, direct sun exposure encourages flowering and spine development, meaning that outdoor growing is ideal for the Mammillaria Microhelia cactus. This cactus also prefers warm...
Are Tea Bags Good for Orchids
Have you ever wondered if plants would enjoy all that we do as human beings? They just might love what we love and who doesn't love a cup of nice tea. It is always refreshing to start your day with a cup of hot tea. It gives you a good feeling, and your plants might appreciate the dregs from...
Peperomia Care Guide
Peperomia is a fantastic type of plant that is well suited to growing indoors. They are a highly popular houseplant because of their immense variety of foliage, and their specific ability to grow under a variety of conditions. Peperomia is a suitable plant for both beginners and experts that are looking to add to their current array of houseplants....
Cereus Forbesii Monstrose ‘Ming Thing’
  Light requirements Medium Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 11b Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Slow Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Cereus Forbesii Monstrose ‘Ming Thing’ Ideal conditions Cereus forbesii monstrose ‘Ming Thing’ belongs to USDA hardiness zones 9b to 11b – that is, from 25 degrees Fahrenheit to 50 degrees Fahrenheit (from -3.9 to +10 degrees Celsius). These cacti are fairly low-maintenance, requiring relatively little water and not...
Mammillaria Pilcayensis
  Light requirements High Water requirements Low Ease of care Easy Size Large Toxicity Non-toxic Zone 9b to 10b Temperature resistance Not frost-hardy Growth speed Medium Indoor growing Suitable   Taking Care Of Mammillaria Pilcayensis "Bristle Brush" Ideal conditions Reaching a height of up to 18-24 inches, Mammillaria Pilcayensis "Bristle Brush" should be kept outside. What also supports this is that the Bristle Brush cactus requires partial to full sun. This cactus also likes temperatures on the warmer end, and it...
Orchid Stem Turning Red, Yellow or Brown
What do Venezuela, Singapore, Seychelles, Indonesia, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Colombia, Cayman Islands, Brazil and Belize have in common? Go ahead and think about it for a minute. You can't think up the answer? Let me help you out. These countries all have various species of orchids as their national flowers. This is not unsurprising as orchids are deserving...