NASA-Recommended: 18 Plants To Effectively Purify The Air In Your House!

Having houseplants is a great way to keep your air clean. There are many air filtering plants that can purify the air in your home. The following infographic highlights the most effective air filtering plants to keep for filtering out pollutants and…

How to Grow Mint Plants Indoors

Mint (Mentha spp.) is an aromatic, perennial herb of the Lamiaceae family. A vigorous grower and spreader, mint has enjoyed a long history of use in cuisine, traditional medicine, and aromatherapy. Its name is derived from a story in Greek Mythology. Minthe was…

Everything About The Plantain Herb (7+ Ways to Use it)

Plantago major, commonly known as plantain, faces an uphill battle in terms of respectability. Some people think it’s a backyard or roadside weed, when in reality, it’s an incredibly useful herb (not to be confused with the banana-like plantain fruit).…

10 Plants to Grow to Repel Mosquitoes in Your Backyard

Mosquitos go hand in hand with warm weather, unfortunately. They show up uninvited, making a nuisance of themselves, inflicting discomfort on their innocent victims. Keeping them away from yourself, your guests and your children becomes a high priority, especially with…

Got A Rosemary Bush? Here’re 20 Brilliant & Unusual Ways To Use All That Rosemary

A native of the Mediterranean region, rosemary (meaning ‘dew of the sea’) is one of the most aromatic and pungent herbs around. With such an incredible fragrance and flavor, it’s easy to see why so many people cultivate rosemary in…

Full List of Plants You Can Regrow from Kitchen Scraps

We all know that organic foods are ideal for our health, but they often cost a little fortune and we simply cannot afford them. Because of the limited supply as well as the additional work and maintenance needed to produce…

4 Reasons To Grow Native Plants

Many gardens in North America feature a glorious display of plants that come from all over the world. These beauties may be exotic and the envy of your neighbors, but they are also unnatural additions to our lands. Natural gardens,…

20 Vegetables and Flowers To Grow In The Fall

Fall garden plants are the perfect way to enjoy the season while you also make sure you have a stunning spring garden on the way. Whether you are planting a fall vegetable garden or prefer fall garden flowers (or both!),…

How To Grow Winter Squash & Pumpkins

Growing winter squash and pumpkins is super rewarding. Pumpkins are not only great food, but they are also beautiful to use in your fall decor. There are truly dozens and dozens of plants to try, and you’ll be surprised at…

6 House Plants That Improve Your Health

Prior to living indoors, we all experienced the benefit of clean, fresh outdoor air that had been scrubbed by plants. Now that we live in modern shelters, we use artificial means of filtering our air through heating and cooling systems.…