• Philodendron

    I have a philodendron which I have had for a very long time.  It was given me by a friend about 40 years ago.  Recently the leaves have started turning yellow and I pull them off.  I don’t want to…

  • Indoor orchids

    3 questions: 1) Of the two extremes, which do orchids prefer,overwatering or underwatering? 2) Most orchids seem to be planted in clear plastic pots. Is this preferable to other pots? 3) I am contemplating repotting my orchids in larger pots,…

  • Name of plant in attached picture Hypoestes

    I am interested the name of plant shown in attached picture.      …

  • African Violet leaves at the bottom closest to the soil are falling off.

    A few months ago I was given several African Violets and the oldest leaves, closest to the soil are just falling off – why is this happening and how can I stop it?…

  • How do I care for a moth orchid?

    My local florist has just delivered an beautiful white moth orchid and I don’t know how to care for it – help?…

  • Yucca plant: when can I cut back dried branches

    I have a large Yucca plant, and most of the branches are strong. It’s now about 7 or 8 years old, grows indoors, and is planted in a large pot about 35cm in diameter. But some of the lower branches…

  • house plant repotting and grow grass under pine tree

    Hi Thank you so much for answering my peony question last time. I got some new questions for you this time because I really don’t think I have green thumb. I want to grow some grass under my two large…

  • Orchid care

    I was given a Phalaenopsis Orchid over a week ago. One of the bottom leaves has died and another is dying. I have watered it about once per week by placing the pot in the sink and flooding it with…

  • Rubber Plant Cutting

    A leaf attached to some stalk has fallen off my rubber plant.  Can I root it in water with some Stim-Root?…

  • Growing Indoor Plants in a west facing window

    Could you please suggest some indoor plants that would do well in a condo facing west. Preferably not high maintenance but attractive – some flowering and some just lush and green. Thank you for your help.…