Author Archives: Altifarm Enverde

HOW TO PICK A GREAT PLANT

While all forms of flora and fauna are beautiful, one can be stuck at the choice stage as not every plant is the best fit in terms of space and the general environment. Here’s how you can best ascertain which plant to go for.  Determine the size of the plants – there are 2 categories […]

PRETTY PINK HOUSEPLANTS

If you wish to add some color to your house, then indoor plants with pink leaves are the best option for you. Yes, you have read it right! Plants don’t just have pink flowers, they can also have leaves with a combination of green and pink colors. Such plants tend to be eye-catching. Here are […]

HOUSEPLANTS YOU CAN EASILY PROPAGATE FROM CUTTINGS

Do you love to see new plant babies come to life? If yes, then try propagating your houseplants and see them thrive. It’s better to propagate your houseplants than buying new ones as that is an expensive deal. There are a lot of propagation techniques, out of which some can be done only by experienced […]

CHOOSING PRUNERS

Pruners are one-handed tools used to chop off unnecessary shrubs. They are beneficial in keeping the plant life healthy and properly manicured. One should remove the uncontrolled growth or the injured branches with the right assortment of hand pruners and loppers. Loppers are primarily two-handed tools used for cutting medium-size shrubs or branches.  However, choosing […]

BEST SHOES FOR GARDENING

Gardening is all about getting down and dirty, and when you’re in the midst of nature, you better be prepared for a rough and tumble. Unless one has indoor gardening set up inside their home, supplemented these days by modern indoor gardening kits, they’d need to protect their feet as gardens have a reputation of […]

BEST GIFT FOR GARDENERS

A lot of mental gymnastics is involved when it comes to choosing the best gift for a garden lover. To someone who holds great value in one’s life, it is not the opulence of a certain gift that impresses them but the thoughtfulness of it. When it comes down to picking gifts for a gardener, […]

How to propagate an umbrella plant

The Umbrella plant is also known as Dwarf Schefflera. It is easy to propagate an umbrella plant. One must propagate their plants to increase its collection. The best time to propagate your umbrella plant is in the spring or early summer. Before propagating, make sure your plant is pest and disease-free. Here’s how to propagate […]

Why do houseplants get brown tips?

Browning tips are unsightly and people get upset because of it. There could be a couple of different reasons. Here are a few reasons as to why the houseplants get brown tips. Could usually be because of too much or too little watering or the plant’s sensitivity to certain substances in the water.  Could also […]

Indoor plants for your office

It is always a good idea to include some life into your workspace. Plants can help you by improving productivity and satisfaction on the job. It also beautifies your space. Having plants around will also help in reducing your stress and increasing your creativity. They also help absorb background noise. Mentioned below are a few […]