Pilea Glauca Care: Tips for Growing Silver Sparkle Plant

Pilea Glauca Care: Tips for Growing Silver Sparkle Plant

Pilea glauca, commonly known as the Silver Sparkle, is a new pilea cultivator. Although sold as Pilea libanensis it is not yet confirmed as the scientific name of this plant. Regardless, pilea glauca is a popular houseplant thanks to its unique tiny round leaves covered in a silvery substance. This cascading plant can be grown…

Begonia Maculata Care: A Guide to Growing and Nurturing Polka Dot Begonia

Begonia Maculata Care: A Guide to Growing and Nurturing Polka Dot Begonia

The Begonia maculata, commonly known as the polka dot begonia or the spotted begonia, is a highly attractive plant with distinctive spotted leaves. The striking foliage and flowers that range from white to pink make this type of begonia a great addition to any space.  For the successful growth and good health of this unique…

5 Key Succulent Terrarium Layers and Planting Ideas

5 Key Succulent Terrarium Layers and Planting Ideas

Creating a succulent terrarium can be rewarding. It is a great way of displaying various succulent varieties in your indoor garden. However, if not designed well, terrariums can become excessively humid, leading to overwatering and mold issues that can kill the plant. You can create suitable growth conditions for succulents in a terrarium by layering…

How to Repot Aloe Vera Plant – Ultimate Care Guide

How to Repot Aloe Vera Plant – Ultimate Care Guide

Aloe vera is a popular plant in many gardens and landscapes. The succulent is drought-tolerant, beautiful, and relatively easy to grow. Under the right care and conditions, aloe can live for more than 20 years. Repotting is an important part of the plant’s care requirements. You should repot the aloe vera plant every 2 to…

How to Propagate Echeveria – Growing and Care Guide

How to Propagate Echeveria – Growing and Care Guide

Echeverias are known for their visually appealing features. They grow in a rosette pattern, with fleshy leaves arranged in a flower-like structure. These succulents are easy to propagate and grow, and this makes them a popular choice for many gardeners.  Like hens and chicks plants, echeverias produce many offsets around them. Their size and color…