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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Give your houseplants a growth spurt with the help of these expert tips

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Lauren Geall
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    Plants

    How to repot a cactus (without getting spiked in the process)

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    Plants

    9 unusual and rare houseplants to add a splash of excitement to any room

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    Plants

    “I bought a bonsai tree and have no idea how to care for it – where should I start?”

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Plants

7 humidity-loving houseplants that’ll thrive in your bathroom

Add a touch of greenery to this oft-forgotten room.

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Plants

Plant drooping? Here’s how to revive it (and no, water isn’t always the answer)

We asked an expert to explain the main reasons why plants go floppy.

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Plants

How to keep your houseplants happy and healthy when it’s scorching

We’re not the only ones who struggle when it's hot.

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Plants

9 easy care 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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This is why your plant’s leaves are turning yellow (and how to fix it)

We asked an expert to explain all.

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Plants

Going on holiday? Here's how to make sure your plants don’t die while you’re away

Going on a trip this summer? Here’s how to keep your leafy friends happy while you’re away.

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Plants

Feeling rubbish? Your dying houseplants could be to blame, according to a new study

A new study has revealed that the health of your plants can affect the benefits they provide.

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Plants

“I repotted my plant and now it’s wilting – did I do something wrong?”

Save your plant from repotting shock with these simple steps.

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Aloe vera plant
Plants

“My aloe vera leaves have gone brown – is there anything I can do to save the plant?”

Brown leaves aren’t just an eyesore – they’re a sign that your plant is struggling.

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Lauren Geall
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Low-light houseplants to bring life into your home this autumn
Plants

Brighten up the dark corners of your home with the help of these low-light plants

Despite what you might assume, there are actually plenty of houseplants that can survive in low-light conditions.

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Lauren Geall
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Plants

9 hanging plant pots that’ll help you achieve the indoor jungle aesthetic

Take your plant game to a whole other level with these on-trend hanging pots.

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“My monstera doesn’t have any splits in its leaves – am I doing something wrong?”

Wondering why your Swiss cheese plant doesn’t have any holes in its leaves? This could explain why.

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Plants

“Is my orchid dead or dormant? And what can I do to bring it back?”

Struggling to keep your orchid alive? We’ve got you covered.

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Lauren Geall
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Plants

Thinking about adding a new plant to your collection? Here’s everything you need to know

From what pot to buy to how to take care of your new leafy friend.

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Plants

“My spider plant keeps growing babies – what should I do with them?”

Struggling to keep your spider plant’s growth under control? Here’s how to use it to your advantage.

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Snake plant
Plants

“My snake plant hasn’t grown since I bought it – am I doing something wrong?”

Snake plants are known for being hardy houseplants, but helping them to thrive can be tricky.

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Lauren Geall
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Artificial Plants
Plants

14 eye-catching artificial plants to buy if you struggle to keep real ones alive

All the greenery without all the fuss.

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Lauren Geall
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Plants

Why your plant’s soil keeps going mouldy – and how to get rid of it

Struggling with white fuzz on the surface of your plant’s soil? Here’s how to handle it.

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Lauren Geall
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How to manage your monstera when it’s started to grow aerial roots

To remove or not to remove?

Peace lilies
Plants

“My peace lily hasn’t got any flowers – how can I get it to bloom?”

Peace lily problems? We’ve got you covered.

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Lauren Geall
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