It’s the age of creative containers for your beloved houseplants! Designers are making stunning pots out of ceramics, metals, woods… and plant lovers are going wild for them. So wild, that we get many wonderful questions each day about sizing and functionality. Sometimes the cutest pot you’ve ever seen doesn’t have a drainage hole but don’t fret, we have some great ideas on how to solve that problem!
In January our green thumbs begin itching to plant. Choosing seeds and dreaming of warm days only takes you so far… but building a terrarium is a quick way to get your hands in soil now! Follow these instructions to make miniature gardens inside even if snow is falling outside your window.
Elderberries have a long history as a folk cure for a variety of ailments. Currently, scientific studies are being conducted to test the accuracy of these health claims. While some uses haven’t been proven yet, elderberries in the form of elderberry syrup have been shown to boost immunity, decrease mucus production during colds and fight flu symptoms.