Tag Archives: Plants

10 Pro Tips for Fertilizing Your Container Plants

Plants growing in containers have a limited amount of soil from which to obtain nutrients. The newly potted plant can take up nutrients present in the soil. But eventually, the nutrient source becomes depleted. You can of course repot the plant into a new container but fertilizing the existing pot is far easier and better […]

10 NASA Recognized Air-Purifying Plants

With lockdown and quarantine still in effect around most of the world, it’s getting harder and harder to rely on the great outdoors for a breath of fresh air. If you find yourself unable to leave the house, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t enjoy some good ol’ oxygen from mother nature. Here are 10 […]

Repot Your Houseplants

Repot Your Plant

Repotting is crucial for plants that outgrow their containers and become root-bound to give them an additional space to grow and also to provide fresh soil as it can become depleted of nutrients over time. Repotting is a fun garden task and extremely therapeutic! For some people, it is the gardening version of meditation!   Repotting […]

9-Most Trending Houseplants of 2021

In order to find out the most trending houseplants of 2021, we did some deep digging into Google trends, so that you don’t have to. Here are the top 10 houseplants that we predict will take the growing world by storm this year, to brighten up your home and your Instagram feed. These plants take […]

Save Space, Grow Vertically

Altifarm gives you the power to be self-reliant and grows farm-fresh edibles wherever you are. Now you can grow everything from herbs to root vegetables, take control of what you eat, and say no to chemicals and GMOs.

Even with limited space, anyone can grow a garden! People who live in spaces that lack large backyards, or who live in condos or apartments can embrace a space-saving garden that grows vertically instead of the traditional horizontal garden style. While the first thing that may come to your mind when I talk about a […]

Learn How to Pollinate Your Plants like a Bee

You must have probably heard someone complain that their tomato, cucumber, or squash plant’s flowers fall off or fail to set fruit even when fully bloomed? Or their strawberries produce very small deformed fruits. It can be quite astonishing especially when you hear it from someone who’s so much into gardening and strives to provide nearly […]

5-Signs that Your Plant Needs Repotting

One of the top questions we get! “How to know when to repot a plant?” Well, knowing, when a plant needs repotting, is a task in itself, and almost all gardening beginners struggle to determine the right time to move their plant into a bigger pot.   Repotting literally means replanting plants from one container to […]

Master the Art of Pruning- Guide for Beginners

Pruning is nothing new. It is a common practice of seasoned gardeners to maintain strong steady growth in plants by stimulating the vigorous growth of new shoots. Pruning rejuvenates old or neglected shoots, enhances plant shape and flowering (in the case of flowering plants), but hang on a second.  What the heck is pruning? And […]

5-Shade Loving Succulents for Your Desk at Work

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The pandemic has undoubtedly made work from home the new normal. Still, many of us find it difficult to stay positive and productive during these uncertain times. Numerous scientific studies have shown the positive effects of having greenery in our workspace. Living plants instinctively make us at ease with our surroundings, creating a sense of […]

Best Plants to Grow in Your Pico

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If you’ve landed on this page, you’re probably wondering: what plants can I grow in Pico. Growing your first plant can be quite intimidating. There are infinite plants to choose from, but if you’ve never grown plants before this can get a little hard for you. Some plants are tougher to grow, care and need […]