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In this section, you find general houseplant tips. From what houseplants are safe for pets and humans to the best-suited plants for the bathroom.

Underwatered ZZ Plant — 5 Signs to Watch Out For

ZZ, short for Zanzibar or Zamioculcas zamiifolia, are popular plants among indoor gardeners. With close to no maintenance required, ZZ plants offer several benefits.  Their ability to thrive in dry conditions, however, doesn’t immunize them against underwatering. ZZs typically require watering only once a month or twice. However, they wish to be completely dried out …

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Underwatered String of Hearts — 5 Signs to be Wary Of

How to Tell If my String of Hearts Is underwatered? String of Hearts or Ceropegia woodii is a vining plant that can be cared for as a succulent plant. Of African American descent, String of Hearts hails from the Apocynaceae family according to Wisconsin University. These plants are not all leaves. Some of their trails …

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Underwatered African Violet — 5 Warning Signs and Remedies

African violets, or Saintpaulia ionantha according to the University of Minnesota, are very popular houseplants. Their furry leaves and voluminous purple, pink, white, and blue flowers are quite a sight.  While not true violets, they get their name due to their resemblance to violets. These flowers are native to Tanzanian and Kenyan rainforests in East …

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Underwatered Aloe Plant – 5 Warning Signs & How to Fix It

How do you know if you have an underwatered aloe plant? Aloe Vera plants have plentiful water in their leaves as they can store an abundant amount.  While outdoor Aloe Vera plants require more water, their indoor counterparts, however, do not.  Climate, planting location, and the current season can all collectively cause the Aloe Vera …

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