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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    7 unique plants that thrive in bright, direct light to decorate your windowsill

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    4 reasons why your plant’s leaves are turning yellow, and how to fix it

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Patch’s latest plant collection is here to help you spruce up your outside space

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What is indirect light? And why do plants need it? We asked an expert to explain

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New analysis of google search results has revealed the plants on everyone’s wish lists.

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How to create a luscious garden on a balcony or patio without green space to work with

Don't be disheartened; there are clever ways to turn your balcony or concrete patio into the green garden of your dreams.

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Plants

Everything you need to know to grow your own plants from seeds

Looking to take the next step on your gardening journey, but not sure where to start? We’ve got you covered.

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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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How to grow new plants from cuttings of your old ones

Grow your houseplant collection without leaving the house.

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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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How to keep your plants looking happy and healthy this spring

Get ready for growing season with these expert tips.

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

Spruce up your space.

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

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These vibrant indoor plants will brighten up your home

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

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