Category: Plant Care

A Beginner’s Guide to Raising Houseplants

A Beginner's Guide to Raising Houseplants

We’ve talked about how beginners can start an outdoor garden, but what about the ones who want an indoor garden? Raising houseplants is often easier and more manageable for a majority of Americans than starting an entire outdoor garden. That’s why we’ve put together this beginner’s guide to raising houseplants so that anyone can enjoy… Read more »

Gardening for Beginners: How to Start a Garden

Gardening for Beginners: How to Start a Garden

Thanks to the coronavirus, we have a lot of time on our hands. Unable to go out and do the things that we normally do, many of us are turning to gardening to get outside and keep busy. However, if your green thumb isn’t fully developed, you may be unsure on how to start. That’s… Read more »

How to Care for Succulents

How to Care for Succulents

Succulents have become the houseplants for modern homes. Millennials and baby boomers alike have gravitated to decorating their homes with these desert plants. With the succulent craze still running wild, then, it’s important that new plant owners know how to take proper care of their succulents. While succulents are hardy plants that need less care… Read more »

How to Choose the Right Vase for Your Flowers

How to Choose the Right Vase for Your Flowers

Whether it’s for Valentine’s Day or “just because,” it’s always heartwarming to receive a floral bouquet from that special someone in your life. However, as thoughtful as the gesture may be, you’re likely wondering what you should do with your new flowers. You know you should place them in a vase, but what kind of… Read more »

8 Low Light Plants for Your Home

8 Low Light Plants for Your Home

One of the biggest mistakes that first-time plant owners make is not giving their plants the proper amount of light. Many mistakenly believe that every plant needs sunlight 24/7. This is far from the truth. Every plant has its own needs, and while some plants need more light than others, there are also ones that… Read more »

7 Tips for Moving Your Plants Outdoors

7 Tips for Moving Your Plants Outdoors

A few months back, when winter started to rear its ugly head, we discussed how to move your plants indoors. Now, however, with the temperatures rising and spring on the horizon, it’s time to think about how to move those same plants back outside where they belong. Changing environments can be a real shock to… Read more »

How to Make Freshly Cut Flowers Last Longer

How to Make Freshly Cut Flowers Last Longer

Everyone loves getting a bouquet of flowers. What they don’t like, however, is seeing those flowers wilt and die after only a few days. While freshly cut flowers won’t last as long as planted ones, there are ways to make them last longer in your house. Trim the stems regularly Cutting the stems will allow… Read more »

Helpful Tips for Moving Your Plants Indoors

Helpful Tips for Moving Your Plants Indoors

As the temperatures begin to fall, it’s time to start thinking about moving your outdoor plants and flowers inside. However, taking your plants away from the outdoor environment into the heated indoor environment can be a harsh adjustment for them. In order for your plants to survive the move, follow these tips for moving your… Read more »

Help and Tips to Make Your Fresh Flowers Last

Fresh Flowers at Mills Florist

It is no secret that a fresh flower arrangement will brighten up any room, plus, they smell fantastic! When you purchase a fresh floral arrangement, it can bring you a sense of joy each time you look at it. Mills Florist has highlighted some low maintenance tips that will help you keep your fresh floral… Read more »

Caring for Plants Indoors

Interior Plants

If you are used to having plants in your home, you probably know that caring for interior plants is a bit different when compared to caring for exterior plants. Here are some tips to keep in mind when it comes to caring for your indoor plants that will keep them happy and healthy! The first… Read more »