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  • Air plant - plantes aérienne - Tillandsia - Cactus en ligne
    May 14, 2022

    Tillandsia - Air Plant Care Guide

    WHAT ARE AIR PLANTS Air plant is the common name for what are normally called Tillandsia. They are epiphytic plants, meaning they grow symbiotically among other plant hosts in forests, mountains and deserts, mostly in South and Central America. However,...

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  • Plectranthus Amboinicus – A Natural Remedy for the Common Cold - Cactus en ligne
    February 25, 2022

    Plectranthus Amboinicus – A Natural Remedy for the Common Cold

    Ayurveda, or ayurvedic medicine, is an approach to health that people in India have followed for more than 5,000 years. Ayurveda emphasizes good health,  prevention and treatment of illness through practices such as massage, meditation, yoga, and dietary habits that include the use of...

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  • Lithops Care Guide
    February 12, 2022

    Lithops Care Guide

    HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR YOUR LITHOPS  AND KEEP THEM HEALTHY FOR 50 YEARS! WHAT ARE LITHOPS? Lithops – the living stone plants - are popular novelty houseplants. Because they thrive in low humidity and need infrequent watering, they are relatively...

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  • The symbolic meaning of receiving a cactus as a gift.
    January 20, 2022

    The Symbolic Meaning of Cacti

    The word Cactus comes from ‘Kaktos’, a Greek name which was given to a spiny plant commonly found in Sicily. With its protective spines and peculiar morphology, the cactus has long been deemed one of the least alluring plants of the natural kingdom. But this fascinating plant harbors some powerful ancient wisdom beneath its thorns.
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  • Plant Care - The Basics
    December 7, 2021

    Plant Care - The Basics

    Always research the specific needs of your plant as even within a species, particular plants may have slightly different care requirements. Follow these basic guidelines for a healthy start once you receive your plants.  Consider keeping your new plant babies in their original...

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  • The Complete Cactus Care Guide
    December 7, 2021

    The Complete Cactus Care Guide

    These prickly plants flourish in harsh conditions like deserts but with the right care, you can build a beautiful cactus oasis of your own! With their gorgeous and unique blooms and fascinating variety of shapes and sizes, cacti are the...

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  • Euphorbia Lactea 'White Ghost' Care Guide
    December 6, 2021

    Euphorbia Lactea 'White Ghost' Care Guide

    “I received my White Ghost! What do I do now?” It is important that you do not repot your White Ghost right away. Ideally, keep it in its original pot for 3-4 months. If you received your White Ghost in...

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  • June 26, 2021

    Why is my cactus turning brown?

    Note to reader: this article applies to desert cacti, not jungle cacti. Your cactus is turning brown and you don't know what's causing it? Don't be discouraged! It’s an opportunity to explore and learn more. For all plants, indoor or...

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