26 Feb 2016

Spring Indoor Plant Care: 5 Steps to Happier Houseplants

Posted in Nursery, Projects | 7 Comments
Spring Indoor Plant Care: 5 Steps to Happier Houseplants

Here in the Maritime Northwest, spring has a habit of coming early. Some call it the “February Fake-out,” with sunny days, temperatures in the high 60’s and the Camellia trees in full blossom. But even if it’s still frosty where you live, the days are getting longer and this means that your houseplants are beginning […]

17 Feb 2016

Pistils Rx: Small New Growth on Indoor Plants

Posted in Pistils Rx | 2 Comments
Pistils Rx: Small New Growth on Indoor Plants

It’s happened to all of us. Suddenly, your big, beautiful tropical plant is only putting out small new growth; tiny little leaves that look puny and immature compared to the rest of the plant. What’s worse, they often wilt shortly after they appear! There are a few reasons why your indoor plants might put out […]

5 Feb 2016

Introducing Pistils Rx: Your Plant Problems and How To Fix Them

Posted in Pistils Rx | 8 Comments
Introducing Pistils Rx: Your Plant Problems and How To Fix Them

Over the years, we’ve been lucky enough to come by a wide variety of tropical plants, succulents and cacti, and spend enough time with them to watch how they react to our care. Plants tell you what they need, and if you know what to look for, you can answer their calls for better houseplant […]

28 Jan 2016

10 Inspiring Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow If You Love Plants

Posted in Design | 3 Comments
10 Inspiring Instagram Accounts You Need to Follow If You Love Plants

We find inspiration all over the place, from the homes of our friends and co-workers, to print publications and books, to shops and galleries around Portland and around the world. Recently, though, Instagram has become one of our favorite and most fulfilling places to search for indoor plant photography. We’re consistently finding new and beautiful […]

12 Jan 2016

5 Ideas that will Brighten Up Your Home (and your Mood) in 2016

Posted in Projects | 3 Comments
5 Ideas that will Brighten Up Your Home (and your Mood) in 2016

Happy New Year! We hope you’ve had a beautiful transition into 2016. Though it’s quite grey this time of year in Portland, we’ve passed the winter solstice, which means that little by little the days are getting longer, and signs of the approaching spring have started to emerge (have you noticed the buds on the […]

28 Dec 2015

A New Year’s Eve Centerpiece That Brings Good Luck to the Table

Posted in Design, Projects | No Comments
A New Year’s Eve Centerpiece That Brings Good Luck to the Table

The Winter Solstice has passed, the days are beginning to grow longer, and 2016 is around the corner. Now, as we ready our homes for the new year, the time is better than ever to set positive intentions, make resolutions and spread good luck. If you’re having a gathering this year, we’ve created a New […]

23 Nov 2015

5 Tips to Revitalize Houseplants (and Keep Them Alive in Winter)

5 Tips to Revitalize Houseplants (and Keep Them Alive in Winter)

It happens every year like clockwork: just before Thanksgiving, your houseplants look a bit droopy. Leaves start turning yellow, and they just look generally unhappy. This is a hard time of year for your indoor plant friends, especially if you live in the Pacific Northwest where our days are particularly short. But not to worry! […]

30 Oct 2015

Monster Greenery: Create an Indoor Jungle with these Large Indoor Plants

Posted in Design | 20 Comments
Monster Greenery: Create an Indoor Jungle with these Large Indoor Plants

The indoor jungle: lush, breathing, cozy and alive. Plants in every corner, in every nook, on every windowsill. It’s what we aspire to in our homes, and what makes us excited to explore the new plants that come into the nursery. There’s no better way to kick off your own indoor jungle than with some […]

14 Oct 2015

How To Propagate Plants for Beautiful DIY Holiday Gifts

Posted in Projects | No Comments
How To Propagate Plants for Beautiful DIY Holiday Gifts

It’s a fact: everybody loves plants and there’s a plant for everybody. Don’t believe us? Here are a few reasons why indoor plants are amazing. Whether the person you’re thinking of is a beginner or an expert, plants make amazingly thoughtful gifts. And they don’t have to be expensive. Here’s a secret: If you have […]

16 Sep 2015

Embracing Autumn: Our Fall Resource Guide

Posted in Nursery | 2 Comments
Embracing Autumn: Our Fall Resource Guide

Autumn is a season of transition. It embodies the culmination of the growing season, a last bounty before moving into winter’s sleepy mood. Fall is a time to take stock of all the adventure, beauty and growth of summer; a season to reflect, enjoy and explore. As the seasons change, it’s important to be mindful […]

Pin It on Pinterest