Repotting my monstera

On Sunday I did something I have been putting off doing for a while … repotting my monstera! Now let me start by saying that I know it’s not the best time to be doing this. Ideally, the best time to repot is in Spring time because this is when active growth begins again after the plants’ dormant…

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Plants in Shops: Anthropologie (Regent Street, London) + Biotecture

For the second post from my ‘Plants in Shops’ series, I am focusing on Anthropologie’s Regent Street Store in London. Being another of my favourite stores, Anthropologie wins hands down when it comes to in store interior design overall. It’s interesting to note that their umbrella company URBN (http://www.urbn.com/who-we-are) manages Urban Outfitters and Free People,…

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Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana

Here are some photographs showing my Kalanchoe Blossfeldiana (also known as ‘Flaming Katy’). I’ve had this succulent for around two years and it’s kept its pretty pink flowers since it bloomed in spring, but they are just starting to wilt so will cut them back soon. When the plant has been pruned, move the plant into…

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Spider plant collection

Here is my collection of spider plants (chlorophytum comosum, also called airplane plants) that I’ve been growing over the last 2 years, after being given a baby plant from a lovely lady called Sarah. The main plant has been growing steadily over this time (photo below), although I think I put it in a pot that was slightly…

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