Plants

The best plants and houseplants to brighten up your home, where to buy them, as well as how to look after them.

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Plants

How to tell when your plants need repotting (and what to do about it)

Give your plants a new lease of life with this straightforward guide.

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Plants

How to grow new plants from cuttings of your old ones

Grow your houseplant collection without leaving the house.

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Plants

3 best plants and herbs to grow in a small outdoor space

Transform your balcony or windowsill into a mini garden with these simple tips.

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Plants

How to keep your plants looking happy and healthy this spring

Get ready for growing season with these expert tips.

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16 brilliant online plant stores and garden centres to shop now

Brighten your home with new plants this spring.

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Plants

11 quirky plant pots that’ll add a pop of personality to any room

From abstract faces to pastel giraffes, these pots are seriously fun.

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Plants

How to stop killing your herbs, according to an expert

The secret to happy, healthy plants in 5 easy tips.

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Plants

5 plant care accessories that are actually worth investing in, according to an Instagram expert

We asked ‘plantfluencer’ Georgette Olaiya (@thegardensofgaia) for her top picks.

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Plants

9 low maintenance houseplants that are perfect for beginners

Whether you’re a serial plant killer or a first-time plant owner, these plants are the perfect option.

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Plants

7 small plants to bring life to every corner of your home

Short on room? Give one of these pint-sized plants a go.

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Plants

11 statement houseplants to give your living space a new lease of life this spring

Spruce up your space.

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7 windowsill plants that will thrive in direct light

Make the most of this often unused space with a few leafy friends.

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Plants

11 lifelike artificial plants to buy if you struggle to keep real ones alive

All the greenery without all the fuss.

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Plants

The ultimate guide to buying, owning and caring for houseplants

Want to become a plant person in 2021? Here’s our guide to getting started.

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Plants

8 TikTok plant care hacks for people who can’t stop killing their leafy friends

We’ve all been there…

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Plants

These vibrant indoor plants will brighten up your home

In need of a pick-me-up? Look no further.

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Plants

Christmas tree looking sad and droopy? Here’s how to fix it

We asked an expert for their top tips when it comes to caring for our festive friends.

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Plants

5 signs you’re overwatering your plants (and what you can do about it)

“Killing with kindness is the number one plant parent issue.”

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Lauren Geall
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9 suitably festive plants to brighten up your home this Christmas

From gold-tipped succulents to miniature trees.

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Stylist Loves Christmas: 22 gift ideas for your green-fingered friends

From standout pots to the must-have accessories.

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