Learn how to get free plants to fill your home and gardens or share with friends. Whether you want to propagate indoor houseplants (like aloe vera, jade…
If you want to learn how to grow garlic in your garden, it's important to get the timing right. Many new gardeners make the mistake of planting garlic cloves in spring, or too late in the fall or winter, and end up with tiny bulbs when they harvest. The good news is once you get the hang of it, you'll find it's super easy! Learn how and when to plant garlic. Plus get tips for preparing the soil, where to plant it, how to break apart the bulbs, and answers to FAQs. #vegetablegardening #gardening
Do you love your pothos plant and wish you could grow more without the cost of purchasing new ones? It’s time to check out my detailed guide about how to propagate pothos. In it I’ve shared multiple methods for expanding a single plant into many and even included a handy supply list to get you started. All you need to do is follow my easy step-by-step instructions to get your baby pothos plant rooted and growing. By learning how to propagate devil’s ivy, you’ll never have to buy a new one again.
Any question you’ve ever had about propagating sweet potato vines is answered in this comprehensive guide. In it I discuss ornamental sweet potato vine propagation from start to finish. You’ll learn exactly what parts can be multiplied, and how to prepare it for the process. Then I discuss the best time of year, different methods you can use, and how to root sweet potato vine slips successfully. Learn how to use cuttings or tubers to expand your favorite varieties into new beautiful plants.
Growing new snake plants is not only fun, it’s easy enough that even a beginner can do it. In this detailed guide about snake plant propagation I’ve walked through the most common ways for gardeners to start a new mother-in-law’s tongue from existing ones, including propagating them in water and soil, and how to separate the pups. You’ll get tips on taking Sansevieria cuttings, a supply list, and easy step by step instructions for each method so you can enjoy lots of baby Sansevieria plants.
Are you unsure of how to repot seedlings, but have some that are outgrowing their seed starting tray? Good news, this detailed guide on transplanting seedlings to bigger pots has all the information you need to get it done. Get my step by step process for repotting seedlings that includes detailed tips, a handy supply list, and tons of pot ideas ranging from DIY to recycled. You’ll discover that seedling repotting, no matter if it’s flowers or vegetables, can be done easily, even as a beginner.
Are you a new gardener wondering if it’s possible to propagate your pothos houseplant? I have good news, it’s possible and easy with my comprehensive guide all about devil’s ivy propagation. In it I discuss the different methods, including pothos propagation in water and soil, so you can find the right method for your time, experience, and tools. With my step by step instructions ready to coach you through the process you’ll discover that creating pothos plant babies is easier than you think.
Learning how to root ornamental sweet potato vine slips isn’t difficult, even for beginners. I’ve made it even easier by compiling all my best tips and tricks into this step by step guide. In it I’ve gone over all the methods you can use, from rooting cuttings to propagating sweet potato vine tubers from mature plants. Then you’ll learn about the best soil, water, light, and more to ensure your newly propagated sweet potato vines have the best chance to thrive and grow into full sized beauties.
Pothos are easy vine houseplants you can display in hanging baskets, planters, pots, as decor on a shelf, or climbing a trellis, both indoors or outdoors. Learn all there is to know about how to care for pothos plants (aka devil’s ivy). Includes tips for sun, water, repotting, propagation, pest control, common problems (like yellow leaves), growing in water, and much more! Also has information about varieties (golden, variegated Marble Queen, neon, Pearl & Jade, N-Joy, Manjula), and benefits.
Did you know it’s possible to start your own rosemary bush with a single stem? You can learn how by reading this detailed guide on how to propagate rosemary cuttings. You’ll discover that with a stem and either soil or water, you can encourage new roots and transform it into a full sized plant. Learn what steps you’ll need to take to root rosemary stems in water or soil, and how to care for them until they start to grow. Then get tips on transplanting, so it can grow into a full sized plant.
Wondering what you do and don’t need to get your home plant propagation station started? Plant propagation is fun and rewarding for many gardeners. Starting with the right equipment will increase your successes and prevent frustration along the way. My guide on the best propagation tools and supplies will answer all of your questions. Discover all you need to know to get started, from grow lights, a DIY or premade kit, the best rooting medium for cuttings, and why I recommend rooting hormone.
For home and beginning gardeners interested in learning how to grow from cuttings, a DIY propagation station can help ensure that you get strong, rooting cuttings of herbs, flowers, indoor plants and more. A homemade propagator box is much cheaper than many pre-made systems, and can even be free if you have the right container sitting around. My guide will walk you through exactly how to make a propagator, for a quick, one afternoon project that can help you experiment with all sorts of plants.
Propagating plants is easier than you think! Learn all about the basics of plant propagation, the tools you will need, and what varieties are easiest to start with. Find step by step instructions for rooting all kinds of cuttings in soil, or dividing the new root growth to reproduce species like aloe or haworthia. Multiply your succulent houseplant collection, or populate new garden beds with baby coleus and begonias. Troubleshoot failing starts, and grow lots of healthy new plants for free.
If you’re interested in learning how to propagate rosemary, this is the guide you need. You’ll be able to propagate rosemary cuttings in water or in soil by following my easy step-by-step instructions. With tons of additional tips and a handy supply list you’ll have everything you need to take rosemary cuttings, prepare them for rooting, and care for them until they’re ready to transplant into the garden or containers. You’ll be able to multiply a single plant into lots of new ones to share.
Propagating banana plants is easier than you might think. In this guide I’ll teach you how to identify banana plant pups or babies and how to tell if they’re mature enough to propagate. From there I’ll walk you through all the steps, from exactly how division propagation works, to ensuring that you’re using a good soil, and avoiding as much transplant shock as possible. Once you learn how to grow new banana plants from pups you’ll be able to expa
Learning how to grow spider plants is easy, which makes it a great option for beginners. In my guide on spider plant care, I’ve explained everything you need to know to keep your new addition happy and healthy. From understanding the basics like the best soil and light requirements to how much to water them, you’ll know exactly how to care for them on a daily basis. Then learn extras, like troubleshooting common issues like brown tips, or how to propagate spider plant babies to grow new ones.
If you’re thinking about growing carrot seeds in your vegetable garden this year, this is the definitive guide to read! You’ll learn everything you need to know about planting carrot seeds, including when is the best time to direct sow, how deep you should plant them, germination, and even how much water the seedlings need. This comprehensive guide will take you through the process of starting carrots from seed with step by step instructions and plenty of troubleshooting tips and tricks.
If you want to grow your own herbs, rosemary is a great choice. This beautiful evergreen bush hedge not only smells good, it also gets tiny blue flowers. Rosemary can be grown in a pot or the garden, both indoors or outdoors. Learn all about how to grow it in this detailed rosemary plant care guide. Includes everything from soil to planting, watering, fertilizing, pests, pruning, sunlight, propagation tips (either from seed or from cuttings), harvesting, and much more!
Did you know that it’s possible to propagate winter dormant succulents with minimal effort? It’s true! Rooting succulent leaves taken from plants in the cold season can be done with just a sunny, dry windowsill. Read this fun and informative guide all about succulent propagation in the winter and learn exactly how I discovered it, and how easy it can be for you too. Then learn added bonuses like tips for taking proper cuttings and how to pot them up like a pro so they’ll be thriving come spring.
Rooting ornamental sweet potato vine cuttings in soil or water is a great way to multiply your current plant into many new ones. No matter what variety you have, you can learn how to propagate sweet potato vines in my detailed guide. I provide step by step directions on rooting the slips, and other methods such as dividing sweet potato vine tubers. Propagating an existing plant is a great way to multiply your favorites from just a few, rather than having to buy new ones to fill up your garden.
Learning how to propagate a pothos plant is a great way to enjoy your favorite varieties inexpensively. In this detailed guide about devil’s ivy propagation you’ll learn how to expand your single pothos into many, without having to purchase a new one. Get step-by-step instructions for the 3 different methods of pothos propagation plus a handy supply list and care instructions for newly rooted plants. Whether you choose soil, water, or division propagation, you can easily expand your collection.
Grow new plants from succulents you already have! Learn propagation techniques that work on indoor houseplants or outdoor plants. Get step by step instructions for how to grow new plants from leaf and stem clippings, learn what supplies you need, and find out the best time to plant the cuttings. Baby succulents are excellent to exchange with other gardeners to expand your collection, or give as gifts to friends and family. Find out all the tips and tricks for successful succulent propagation.
It's fun and easy to propagate aloe vera plants by division, and soon you'll have tons of new babies to share with friends. In this post, I will talk about the different methods for propagating aloe vera, give you tips for how to encourage aloe pups, and show you exactly how to separate aloe plants step-by-step. #propagation #aloevera #gardening #plants #houseplant
Yes, you can grow an avocado tree from seed using a regular grocery store fruit! Learn exactly how to grow an avocado tree from a pit step-by-step either in water, or without toothpicks in soil. This fun DIY method works in any growing zone, since you’ll be starting the seed indoors. Kids love it too! You can keep it as a houseplant, or plant it outside if you live in a warm climate. Also includes seedling care and planting tips. #seedstarting #gardening
Are you looking for tips on pepper seedling care? Check out this detailed guide all about growing peppers from seeds to answer all your questions. Get helpful information on different varieties, essential equipment, when to plant indoors, and step-by-step guidance on how to get them germinating happily. Even the newest gardener can get set up for success with my tips. Then when they’re healthy, I share my best advice on fertilizing, hardening off peppers, spacing, and when to transplant them.
You can easily propagate lavender plants, and fill your garden beds, without buying expensive new bushes! Follow these simple steps to successfully root starts of this calming and fragrant herb in water or soil. Including what supplies and tools you need for rooting lavender cuttings from stems of mature plants, and when is the best time to do it. Find out how to grow as many new plants as you want for free with these tips and tricks for successfully propagating lavender cuttings.