DIY Aroid Soil Mix: 4 Ingredients for the Perfect Aroid Potting Mix (Monstera Potting Mix + More)

Taking care of aroids requires some special care compared to other houseplants. Aroid plants are part of the Araceae family, and include a variety of plants, from pothos to monsteras to philodendrons to anthuriums to syngoniums to alocasias and so much more! Aroids are tropical plants found on every continent with the exception of Antarctica (conditions … Read more

Houseplant Gifts for Travelers: 7 Hard-to-Kill Houseplants for Frequent Travelers!

The words “houseplants” and “frequent traveler” don’t often go hand-in-hand. As a travel blogger, I used to think that my dream of living in a jungle-like oasis was simply out of reach, because I’d be gone far too frequently to take care of my houseplants. But like many people, I overestimated just how much attention … Read more

13 Things to Know About Your Variegated Monstera Deliciosa Albo: Care Guide & Tips

Monstera albo and Monstera Thai constellation together

One of the rarest houseplants, the variegated Monstera is an absolute show-stopper!  This houseplant is known for its classic fenestrations and distinctive green leaves speckled or sectioned with white.  This variegated Monstera is highly sought-after and a must for any serious plant collector! Variegated Monstera Albo: FAQs & Tips What Causes Variegation on Monstera Deliciosa … Read more

Albo Vs. Thai Constellation: What is the Right Variegated Monstera Type for You?

If you’re looking for your first variegated Monstera, you may find yourself confused about the differences between the Monstera Albo and the Thai Constellation Monstera — and also enraptured by their beauty. But these plants can be rather expensive, and while you may find yourself wanting both, you may have to end up picking between … Read more