60. Marcelo

60. Marcelo

“Once a day I like to mist them and that’s the time I check every single one.”

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Marcelo Paixão, 27, Brazilian

Abbotsford, BC, Canada

Biotechnologist

Favourites: I love my orchids! They grow slowly and I love finding new shoots and flower stems every now and then. It’s always a nice surprise. I also enjoy my Rubber plant and ZZ plant.

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57. Joshua

57. Joshua

“Caring for my plants helps with keeping my mental health in check as life pressures can be very stressful.”

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Joshua Housley, 26, British

Battersea, London, United Kingdom

Account Manager (sales)

Favourites: My favourite plants are definitely my Ficus elastica and Monstera deliciosa, mostly because these were my first ever plants and I have had them a good few years now. I fell further in love with them after having seen their natural beauty in the wild.

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Misting…?

Misting…?

Should you mist your plants?


Dominik Šperka gets to the bottom of the controversy.

Most of the plants that we keep inside come from the areas that generally have higher humidity than our houses or apartments can provide. So naturally, it makes sense to mist the hell out of them, doesn’t it…? (more…)

Air Purification Plants

Air Purification Plants

Air Purification Plants to the Rescue!

Congratulations! You just moved to NYC and are ready to take on the concrete jungle. Your apartment is… a typical NYC apartment. It’s cramped, there’s not much light, and the air feels stale and dry. This is urban dwelling at its finest, and soon you develop a new appreciation for the expression “get some fresh air.”

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