A gloxinia flower is a large bell-shaped flower with a velvety texture similar to that of an African violet. Gloxinia flowers are tuberous plants, which means they grow from underground tubers. These flowers come in both... More »

To fertilize an African violet in a self-watering pot, thread a wick through the base of the pot, cover it with soil, insert the violet, apply diluted fertilizer, and fill the pot reservoir. This 30-minute process requir... More »

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There are several things that can cause a Bird of Paradise plant not to flower, including diseases and pests. The plant is susceptible to spider mites and mealy bugs. More »

January’s flower is the carnation, representative of innocence and true love, while the faithful violet is associated with February. The daffodil, symbol of unrequited love, is paired with March, and April’s traditional ... More »

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Care for an azalea house plant by placing it in a location with indirect sunlight, keeping it at a moderate temperature and watering it regularly. Fertilize it every two weeks during the growing period, and repot it regu... More »

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To care for low-light plants, gardeners should first select plants with a tolerance for these conditions, and then select a location for them that does not receive too much light. North and east-facing windows are ideal,... More »

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The American Orchid Society explains that if a Phalaenopsis orchid is potted in bark, it needs to be watered once a week, while those planted in moss must be watered when the moss feels dry. It is also best to water the ... More »

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