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9 Crazy-Expensive Plants & Flowers: #5 Cost More Than Your House!

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Ready to spend some green on some greenery? Then you’ll love this list of the most expensive house plants from around the world! Rare house plants, house plants that were specially bred, house plants that are unimaginably beautiful, and house plants that are just dumb expensive. You won’t believe how much they cost! How Expensive Are We Talking? …

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Dieffenbachia Houseplant Guide: How to Care for a Dumb Cane

dieffenbachia dumb cane houseplant foliage indoors

With large speckled leaves that come in a variety of gorgeous patterns and colors, dumb cane plants, also known as dieffenbachias, make incredible house plants. They are easy to care for, love indoor conditions, and have grow faster and larger than most houseplants. In other words, why don’t you have one already? Here, we’ve gathered …

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Where Does Black Pepper Come From? Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About Peppercorns

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When it comes to adding some extra spice to your food, nothing really compares to black pepper. After salt, this is probably the most common spice used in the entire world. Black pepper is the result of grinding peppercorns, which are actually berries that come for a vine. It adds a rich and mildly-spiced flavor …

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A Gardener’s Guide to What to Plant (and Harvest) this Fall

A Guide to What to Plant in the Fall

Spring gets all the new garden love, but Fall means new planting opportunities. The season brings forth perfect cultivation opportunities, especially for vegetables and all those early bloomers we appreciate come March. If you have the harvest season’s garden on your mind (and you should!), you’re in the right place. We’ve rounded up all the …

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Gardenia Guide: How to Care for Gardenia Plants

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Your garden needs some gardenias. These brilliant white blossoms look absolutely gorgeous in contrast with the dark green leaves that frame them. The scent they emit is heavenly, making those who smell it feel immediately more relaxed. The only problem with these flowers is that if you don’t know how to care for them they can be …

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