How to Care for Houseplants in the Winter

During the spring and summertime, your houseplants are thriving. They have plenty of warm air and sunlight. But winter is far different. Cold and dark, many houseplants (especially tropical houseplants) struggle. However, it doesn’t have to be this way. Here, we discuss some top tips on how to care for your houseplants in the winter.… Continue Reading

Stunning Christmas Centerpiece Ideas

Nothing says Christmas like stunning, festive holiday decorations. Did you know that you can create your own Christmas centerpiece that will delight guests and family alike? Read on for a few ideas. Epsom salt luminaries Create a soft glow on your Christmas table with Epsom salt luminaries. This easy centerpiece requires clear glass jars, Epsom… Continue Reading

The Best Flowers for Your Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Besides for the food, your centerpiece will be one of the most important items on your Thanksgiving table. The best Thanksgiving centerpieces create a festive atmosphere and blend well with your holiday décor. Here we discuss the best flowers you should use for your Thanksgiving centerpiece: Chrysanthemums Chrysanthemums, or “mums” for short, are originally a… Continue Reading

Where Did Flowers Come From?

Just like us, Charles Darwin loved flowers. However, their origin was unclear to him—so obscure, in fact, that he referred to flowers as “an abominable mystery.” Flowering plants make up the majority of plants that we eat, as well as the majority of plants we use for decoration. But where exactly did they come from?… Continue Reading