Best indoor plants San Diego

Best indoor plants San Diego

Let’s start 2014 off right! A lot of New Year’s Resolutions center around being healthier and a great place to start is with some plants. Studies show that indoor pollution is typically two to three times worse than outdoor pollution especially during the winter when we keep our hatches battened and run our heaters. Fortunately for us, an easy way to filter indoor pollutants is to enjoy some indoor plants . A study done by NASA listed the top air purifying plants. Here are some …

Best indoor plants for Feng Shui

Best indoor plants for Feng Shui

Houseplants can turn your home or office into a sanctuary with very little effort or expense. As Spring creeps closer, what better time to talk about why plants can better your feng shui, your health and your life overall! 1. Plants bring nature inside and connect us with the universal flow of energy that we thrive on.Plants are alive and when thriving, they help your finances and your self overall to thrive. When I see a home with dead plants everywhere I immediately ask my client …

Best Indoor plants for Southern California

Best Indoor plants for Southern California

Question from Randy: I would like to know what is a good indoor plant food? I’m going to start worm composting and am now composting my yard clippings etc. but am unsure about using these things indoors (smelly). I really like your S.Ca. organic gardening book. Answer from Pat: When gardeners decide to go organic they naturally want to use organic fertilizers indoors also. Unfortunately, most organic fertilizers add brown color to the drainage water or they are odiferous or both …

Best indoor plants to filter air

Best indoor plants to filter air

Houseplants - Natures Air Filter As cabin fever peaks this frigid February and fresh spring air seems too distant to hope for, it is hard not to think about all the time we spend indoors. Whether at home, the workplace or elsewhere, most of us spend nearly 90% of our lives indoors. This surprising statistic naturally begs the question just how safe is the indoor air we breathe? Indoor air can contain five times more pollutants than outdoor air; but we at Stein Gardens & …

Best Indoor plants Atlanta

Best Indoor plants Atlanta

By adding rental plants, you can make your special occasion more intimate by filling corners with subtle but lush dcor in the form of plants and flowers. Greenery turns a shabby ballroom into a polished jewel. Please for a printable list of plants for rent. Our Customers Say it All “Thank you for being an essential ingredient in the success of our party…The plants added just the right finishing touch to the total room dcor. As always, you were right on time with plants, moss …

Best indoor plants California

Best indoor plants California

Homes, apartments, and offices are typically ill-suited to the needs of plants. At the nursery, indoor plants are grown under nearly ideal light, temperature, and other conditions. Two key factors in successful indoor plant selection are choosing plants that can tolerate the indoor conditions of a specific location and acquiring the knowledge necessary to maintain the chosen plants in a healthy condition. Still in need of more information? Steven Swain Our gratitude to Steven …

Best indoor plants for dark Rooms

Best indoor plants for dark Rooms

Nothing brightens and softens up a room like a thriving green plant. While some people have a natural knack for keeping plants alive, it s not always that easy for everyone else. One of the biggest problems with indoor houseplants, is finding the right plant for the light level you have in your home. You might be lucky enough to have plenty of south-facing windows with more than enough sun to accommodate any plant you choose, but that s not usually the case for most people. We …

Best plants for an indoor terrarium

Best plants for an indoor terrarium

Top 5 Easy-to-Grow Low Light Houseplants Terrariums and dish gardens brighten homes in any season. Choosing the best plants for indoors is worry-free when you use the handy tips in this guide. Small Plant Terrarium Basics Here are basic guidelines to consider when trying to choose the best plants for a small plant terrarium. Focus on low light houseplants that stay small in height, grow slowly, and spread very little. Avoid low light plants with invasive tendencies like mint or …

Best soil for indoor plants

Best soil for indoor plants

The best indoor house plants are those that are clearly visible and have a nice, radiant color that adds to the flavor and beauty of any room. Although house plants are extremely decorative, there are some factors which need to be considered when raising house plants. Some factors would be the temperature in your home, the amount of light the plant receives, and the soil housing the plant. Most house plants tolerate normal temperatures. In general, indoor foliage plants grow best …

Best indoor plants for removing toxins

Best indoor plants for removing toxins

Bamboo palm When we moved into our house a few years ago, I didn t realize how toxic the combination of new materials would be to my family s health. My allergies went crazy and I started suffering from chronic migraines and fatigue. Our baby, Jack, then 8 months old suffered from chronic allergies and bronchial infections. I didn t realize it was from the new carpet and glue in the recently installed cabinets until a pediatrician asked if we d moved into a new home recently and …