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Six ways to grow houseplants

by Muriel Orans

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Published by Countryside Books, Distributed to Booksellers by Barnes & Noble in Barrington, Ill .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementby Muriel Orans
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24381837M
OCLC/WorldCa2887030

  Hardworking houseplants that combat indoor air pollution. Cabin fever isn't the only downside of more time inside every winter: Airborne toxin levels are higher indoors than : Hannah Woit.   According to this article: “The recommendation of NASA is to use 15 to 18 good-sized houseplants in six- to eight-inch ( mm) diameter containers in a 1,square-foot ( m 2) house.” At our house, we don’t have indoor pets, but finding plants that were safe with kids around was a priority.

Some tropical houseplants can remove other harmful chemicals, such as Formaldehyde, from the air inside your home. Read on to find out more about houseplants that can improve the air quality in your home or office. Six ways you're killing your houseplants. How to keep your houseplants happy. - by Livia Gamble 24 Jul Giulia Bertelli/Unsplash. Houseplants: one minute they RELATED: This is the easiest houseplant to grow. Getty Images. Not fertilising. Houseplants need nutrients. Purchase a balanced houseplant food and follow the instructions as over.

The book is small and covers lighting, watering, soil and fertilization, repotting, managing pests and diseases, and also describes some common houseplants. One of my hopes in getting this book was that even if the I love reading up on topics that are close to my heart, and I've been looking for a good on indoor gardening for quite a while now/5(5). - Explore kingjane's board "houseplants" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Planting flowers, Indoor plants and Plants pins.


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Ten, Very Easy-to-Grow Houseplants. If your experience growing plants indoors has been less than successful, you can increase your success rate with any of the following ten, almost-indestructible houseplants: Chinese evergreen (Alglaomema modestum and A.

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Place the plant on top of the tray. The water will gradually evaporate around the plant, boosting humidity. Don’t move plants around for short periods of time. Sudden changes can cause droopy leaves, increase susceptibility to pests and diseases, and cause flowering plants to Author: Reader's Digest Editors.

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