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How to look after notoriously tricky string-of-pearls houseplants

The string-of-pearls succulent is well-suited for indoor growing — if you get the watering and light right.

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Houseplant care guide: the Boston fern is one for serial over-waterers

Regular watering is key with ferns, these plants will rarely forgive you for forgetting about them for too long.

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Don’t be fooled by the ‘fluffy’ spines of the bunny ear cactus

Place it in your sunniest spot, and don’t forget to water. Here’s what you need to know about Opuntia microdasys.

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How to look after the bookshelf-perfect string of hearts houseplant

Strong stems with heart-shaped leaves make the Ceropegia a pretty addition to a bookshelf or windowsill.

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Caring for purple shamrocks: the love plant that moves with the sun

Known as the love plant or purple shamrock, the Oxalis triangularis is a plant that moves.

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Caring for Spanish moss: the low-maintenance hairy air plant

This ‘tree hair’ houseplant is more closely related to a pineapple than a moss.

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Why not to panic if your fiddle-leaf fig loses leaves on moving day

Sensitive but adaptable, here’s what you need to know about looking after a fiddle-leaf fig.

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A guide to caring for moth orchids, Britain’s most gifted houseplant

If you’re a plant lover - and even if you’re not - chances are you’ve been gifted a moth orchid. Here’s how to look after them.

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Native to Oman, this plant can survive in London with the right care

Found in everything from hand sanitiser to drinks, the Aloe vera is also a great windowsill plant.

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Surviving and thriving: how to care for ‘indestructible’ snake plants

If you are a serial houseplant killer, the snake plant could be the answer to all your prayers because it's almost indestructible.

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Your spider plant care guide : the hardy rock star of houseplants

Low-maintenance and easy to propagate, are spider plants the perfect houseplant? 

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Your essential peace lily care guide

Not actually a lily, this houseplant is fuss free.

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Don't kill the monstera: your houseplant care bible

Everything you need to know to make sure your monstera is thriving, not just surviving.