Indoor Gardening

Houseplant Care Basics

Houseplant Care Basics

Last week we talked about ways you can reconnect with nature in 2019.  One of the ways you can reconnect is to bring the outdoors inside.  Over the next few weeks we’re going to look at unique projects and plants to keep your indoor spaces a green, lush oasis.

Reconnect in 2019

Reconnect in 2019

Americans spend 93% of their time indoors! Our always-on, internet-connected lifestyles are a detriment to our well-being. Here at Bob’s we specialize in the outdoors! Let’s all work to reconnect with nature in 2019.

Caring for Christmas Cacti

Caring for Christmas Cacti

Christmas cacti, known as Schlumbergera or Zygocactus, blooms at Christmas and also sometimes around Easter if cared for properly.  A month prior to Christmas you will be able to watch the tips of the leaves begin to grow and form buds.  At Christmas, as if by magic, the buds open to a beautiful flower that will add color and warmth to any holiday season.

Overwintering Tropical Hibiscus Indoors

Overwintering Tropical Hibiscus Indoors

Earlier this week I got a message from Darren and Tiffini.  They were looking for tips on bringing their hibiscus inside for winter.  Nothing adds a lovely tropical flare quite like a tropical hibiscus. While hibiscus plants will do fine outdoors in the summer in most areas, they need to be protected in the winter.