We all love a good plant #shelfie or a smattering of succulents, but sometimes planning (and maintaining) that backyard space or tiny indoor garden can be a bit tricky. Let us help you up your greenery game with decor ideas, green-thumb basics, gardening hacks, and plant lady pro tips. Your plants with be surviving *and* thriving before you know it!
So you're not exactly a bonafide plant mama just yet. And with a few wilted leaves and dried-out succulents under your belt, you know it's time to seek help (for your green bbs' sake). Whether you’re attempting your first plant propagation or are just trying not to kill your latest addition, we’ve got you covered with all the need-to-know plant health tips. And don't worry, we've also rounded up recommendations for hard-to-kill greenery you won't need to fret over. Any way you plant it, you'll have that green thumb confidence in no time.
Sure, plants are pretty on their own, but a little wood glue here and spray paint there can really take your growing jungle to the next level. Start with our clothing rack garden hack that will fit all your hanging beauties. Then check out our fave DIY gardening projects that can become your next Pinterest win. And for the ultimate inspo, head over to our latest backyard makeover for a modern + colorful vertical planter. With these plant decor ideas, you'll be well on your way to the most Instagram-worthy garden in all the land.
With your 9-to-5, busy social schedule, and a seemingly neverending Netflix queue, being a diligent plant lady isn't always at the top of your to-dos. We've got the ultimate shortcuts to help you hack your way through most of it. We're talking affordable, upcycled decor using none other than your favorite fizzy drink container and *smart* watering ideas that will do all the hard work for you. And if you still need help keeping your plants thriving, see these genius gardening fixes you never knew existed.
Is it Monstera or Monster plant? Figgle or Fiddle Leaf? Find everything you need to know about the latest trending greenery on Brit + Co. We'll show you how to keep those popular patterned plants looking fly and give you the scoop on the potted pretties that actually help you sleep better at night. And if you’re looking to add a little bit more green to your space, check out the most colorful (and beautiful) plants you need in your life.
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