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8 Tips For Caring For Mandevilla in Winter

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Mandevilla (mandevilla splendens), also known as rocktrumpet, is a tropical vine that makes a perfect addition to any outdoor space during the summertime. The plant grows anywhere from 8 to 20 feet long and is suitable for pots and hanging baskets alike. Its eye-catching red, pink, yellow, or white flowers bloom from late spring into …

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8 Pretty Indoor Flowering Plants You Must Have

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Indoor plants are a fabulous way to add greenery to your home. When you add a plant that flowers it’s even better! Their beautiful blooms elevate any room with bright shades that come in all the colors of the rainbow. Whether you’re looking for a plant that is low-maintenance or a challenge for a true …

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How To Plan Your Spring Garden

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Winters can feel incredibly lackluster for avid gardeners who love to tend to their plants, collect flowers to display around the house and pluck fresh vegetables for cooking. Fortunately, you can make the colder months worthwhile by planning for your spring garden.  Meticulous garden planning can yield a more flourishing landscape and get you into …

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4 Charming Houseplant Combination Ideas

Looking to spruce up your indoor space this winter but can’t decide? Selecting which plant you want to add to your collection next can be difficult for any plant lover. However, with these houseplant combinations, you don’t have to limit yourself! Companion planting saves space by growing multiple plants in one pot. It is the perfect way …

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7 Tropical Plants That Thrive in Low Light

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If you’re a plant lover, you can’t deny the appeal of adding some tropical greenery to your home. Not only do plants help to brighten up a room, they’re beneficial for the mind and body. But, introducing a touch of tropical flair to your home can be tricky. Most tropical houseplants require abundant sunlight. Although, …

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