Amelia Eldridge

Amelia is a plant and nature lover! Ever since she was little, she loved spending time in her family's garden and learning about how to care for each plant individually. As an adult, she has dedicated herself to sharing what she has learned and continuing to expand her knowledge on the plant kingdom.

Brazilian fireworks plant

Brazilian fireworks plant

What is a Brazilian Fireworks Plant? Brazilian fireworks plant also called Maracas, is a beautiful tropical flower that grows from 6 to 12 inches (15 to 46 cm) tall and 8 to 15 inches wide with green colors. It contains purple and pink spikes of tubular flower clusters which are so attractive. The plant grows …

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Streptocarpus

Streptocarpus (Beginners Care Guide)

Streptocarpus is an Afrotropical genus in about 155 species of the flowering plants in the family Gesneriaceae. It is a popular house plant and is native to Afromontane biotopes from eastern, central, and South Africa, including the Comoro Islands and Madagascar. It is also renowned as Cape primrose and nodding violet. The flower has five-petals, …

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mattock vs pulaski

Mattock vs Pulaski

Which is better for landscaping, the mattock or the pulaski? This is a question that has been asked time and time again, but it’s not an easy answer. Both tools can be used for a variety of purposes and are designed to tackle different tasks. In this article we are going to do a comparison …

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do plants cry

Do Plants Cry?

It is known that plants are affected by their environment. This is because they have a natural tendency to react to stressors; environmental changes, threats such as animals and insects, etc. When the environment gets out of balance, animals and plants react so as to restore a state of equilibrium. Research has shown that since …

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Anthurium

Anthurium Plant Problems

Anthurium plant is the largest herbaceous genus of about 1000 species of flowering plants belonging to the arum family, Araceae. You can found it as you go from Mexico to northern Argentina, Uruguay, and parts of the Caribbean. It is also renowned as anthurium, tail flower, painted tongue, flamingo flower, and laceleaf. The leaves of …

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