How to care for a spider plant without killing it

Susan in the cubicle over from you at work has a flourishing container garden surrounding her computer and desk. Her variegated spider plant is producing too many offshoots, and she decides to cut one off and give it to you. Thanks Susan, now what? Working in an office can be pretty bleak. Especially open concept … Read more How to care for a spider plant without killing it

Variegated Plants Need light to maintain colouring

green leaves of the Fittonia house plant with red variegation running along the vein lines of the leaf.

Variegated plants are often known for having a combination of colours running through their leaves. If you’ve never heard this word before, don’t worry. Usually the two most common colours are green, and white. But sometimes it can be green and another colour, like gold, pink, red, silver, or purple. The reason this is important … Read more Variegated Plants Need light to maintain colouring