Can Houseplants Really Purify the Air?

Can Houseplants Really Purify the Air?

As you shop houseplants you might see certain plants advertised as “air purifiers.” If you’ve ever wondered if houseplants are really an effective way to purify the air, then the answer is yes! Indoor plants have been proven to remove cancer-causing volatile organic...
Treating Tropical Plants To Bring Them Inside

Treating Tropical Plants To Bring Them Inside

Nighttime temperatures are soon dropping to the low 50’s meaning it’s time to bring our houseplants indoors for the rest of the year. Pests are often hard to see or burrow in the soil where it’s hard to get to. Follow these steps for the best results. Step 1: Fill a...
Peace Lily

Peace Lily

Peace lilies are known as the bringers of peace. These air purifying plants are among the easiestplants to care for. Light level: Peace lilies enjoy medium to low light. Placing them in low light will promote more of the traditional green foliage while medium-light...
Clean Tools are Happy Tools

Clean Tools are Happy Tools

Properly cleaning garden tools helps prevent the spread of diseases, fungi, insects, and weeds. It also extends the life of your tools by removing moisture and soil buildup. To stop the spread of any diseases or fungi, use a disinfectant (such as Lysol), rubbing...
Seeding Grass in the Fall

Seeding Grass in the Fall

The key to successful seeding in Michigan is starting at the right time. While planting new grass seed in the spring can be successful, waiting for late summer to early fall will give you the best results. Beginning late in August, the soil remains warm and the air...