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6 Great Snake Plant Benefits Proven In Research & Studies

The snake plant or Sansevieria pronounced (san-se-vi-ee’-ri-ah) a member of the Lily Family, popularly goes by other common names. The very “politically correct” Mother-in-Law’s tongue and Bowstring-hemp. The durability of Sansevieria makes it an excellent choice for apartment dwellers that often have…

The 3 Best Houseplants For Every Room In The Home

Besides adding interest to your home, indoor plants offer numerous health benefits. Research recommends that you benefit the most when you have one indoor potted plant per 100 square feet. Before we dig into which plants are best in which…

These 5 Herbs Will Dramatically Help Improve Your Memory

Nature has its own way of blessing us with a cure for a variety of issues such as skin problems, physiological or neurotic diseases as well as lack of focus or relaxation. Of course, yoga is a one way of…

9 Powerful Healing Herbs and Spices to Stock in Your Kitchen

If you want to give your meal a nutritional “upgrade,” then you may want to start including some healing herbs and spices to help enrich your body with extra antioxidants, vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients. Today, there is growing evidence that…

These 5 Indoor Plants Fight Sadness and Are Proven To Make You Happier

We all love the aesthetic of foliage inside our homes, but what if the very plants you loved looking at, improved your health as well? It is well known that plants have a direct influence on our well-being. After all,…

Follow These 4 Simple Steps To Grow A Hundred Pounds of Potatoes In A Barrel

It’s not that hard to grow a hundred pounds of potatoes, and once you read the steps, you’ll be surprised just how easy it is. Growing potatoes in a barrel (or bucket) prevents having to dig them up during harvest…

How to Grow and Care for a Tiger Tooth Aloe

Aloe juvenna, commonly known as Tiger Tooth Aloe, is an attractive and unusual succulent with up to 2 foot (60 cm) long stems. They are at first erect but later arch over and are covered from the base with bright,…

How to Grow and Care for Succulents in Containers

Growing succulents in containers allows you to bring your own little piece of the desert into your home or garden. Succulents look natural in western decors and landscapes. This diverse group of plants includes stiff, upright cacti as well as sprawling and trailing plants that…

The Best Cacti and Succulents for Your Office Desk

Your desk is probably like most office spaces, with warm and dry air, fluorescent light fixtures and subject to random drafts from the door, air conditioning or heating ducts. Add infrequent watering, weekends and vacations when no one is available…

10 Biggest Mistakes Beginners Make in Trying to Grow Cacti and Succulents

Succulents and Cacti have different needs than most other plants. Here are the most common mistakes when growing succulents and how to avoid them. 1. Overwatering Overwatering is one of the most common problems when growing cacti and succulents. As a general rule, plants should be…