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3 Orchid Care Tips

3 Orchid Care Tips

If you’re like us and LOVE plants and flowers, orchids are the best of both worlds! Their long lasting, exotic blooms have made them a popular choice for those wanting to add some life and colour to their space. One of the most common types of orchids is Phalaenopsis, or Moth Orchid, which is prized for its huge, colourful blooms. And these elegant flowering plants aren’t nearly as difficult to care for as their reputation may suggest! Orchids are actually a pretty low maintenance, hardy house plant, and are extremely rewarding when given the correct conditions. Here are three tips that will set...

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3 Positive Plant Powers!

Plants aren’t just pretty to look at! There are many reasons to have plants in and around your home, and many benefits to being surrounded by as much greenery as possible. Here are 3 ways that plants can improve your well-being, your health and your surroundings:   Connect with Nature     Taking care of plants can be a reminder to care for our environment, the people around us, and ourselves! It’s easy to feel disconnected from the outside world and from nature living in a big city, especially if we spend most of our time in condos or apartment...

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3 Reasons to Have a Plant Stand

Getting a stand for your plant is a great way to not only elevate your plant but also your décor! Our new pot stands are hand-crafted by a local artisan right here in West Queen West, made of high quality stained wood. They’re beautiful, sturdy and practical, great for adding value and impact to your decor! Here are three reasons to get a stand for your favourite plant:   Light Lifting your plant up off of the ground with a stand can allow it to soak up as much sun as possible! In homes with higher windows or few spots...

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3 Reasons to Love Roses

Happy June! It’s the best time of year for flowers – the gardens are bursting with colour and the flower shops are fully stocked with beautiful seasonal offerings. One of the flowers that we’re really appreciating right now (and always!) just happens to be the Birth Month flower for June. Roses are the official flower of the beginning of summer, and are known as the Queen of the Flowers for a reason! Here are three reasons to love roses:   Classic (but not old-fashioned!) When you think of roses, what do you picture? Some may be put off by the image...

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3 Reasons to Choose a Statement Plant

Are you looking for a great way to add some flair or create an impact in your home? Are you feeling adventurous and wanting to add to your urban jungle? Why not try a statement plant?! Adding a large tree, palm or other plant to your space can make a real impression and transform your environment. Here are 3 reasons why a statement plant is a great addition to your space:    Easy Maintenance Don’t let large plants intimidate you! Though they may seem like a lot of work, larger plants are actually easier to care for than small ones....

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3 Reasons to love Aloe

3 Reasons to love Aloe

We love Aloe! These unique succulents are more than just a pretty plant, and there are plenty of benefits to have one (or a few!) in your home. Here are three reasons to add Aloe to your plant collection:   Easy care Aloe are a great houseplant, even for those without a green thumb! They love sun, and will thrive in a bright, sunny window or as a summertime patio plant without asking for too much attention. Aloe are succulent plants, meaning they have adapted to retain water and survive in drought conditions, so they will have no problem surviving a...

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