Ask a Pro: How to Keep Your Plants Alive in DC’s Summer Heat
The former host of DIY Network’s Yard Crashers shares his best tips. By Michelle Thomas Yard Crashers former host Ahmed Hassan visits Washington this week to judge tree boxes in downtown’s Golden Streets landscaping competition. Photographs courtesy of ...
Keep a House Plant Alive
A good way to accurately and efficiently find out when your plant needs more water is to keep an eye on the soil. When the soil looks dry, just stick you finger in it. If the soil is dry in the first couple centimeters, is it probably time to give the ...
ces 2009: Easy Bloom Helps Keep Your House Plants Alive
You traditionally don’t really see a lot of plant-related technology at ces. After all, most of us are too busy doting over our shiny new gadgets to be bothered to keep house plants alive. PlantSense is looking to make the job of not killing plants a ...
6 Houseplants That Are Low-Maintenance And Easy To Care For (PHOTOS)
We have to admit, like many people we have a love/hate relationship with plants ... and easy to take care of. (Yes, they exist.) Don't believe us? Just click through our slideshow to see six options that you can totally keep alive. And be sure to speak ...
How to keep your house plants alive when you travel
There are pet sitters, of course, but do you hire someone to water your house plants while you're on vacation ... trip and find that my two Clearly Good soil-free plants were still very much alive. Sadly, the rest of my plants looked a little parched.