Succulent Planters

I have never kept succulents before. I was at Lowes the other day and they had packs of immature 6 succulents for about $5. I figure I would give it a shot. I picked up 4 packs and started reading up on them. Every species I looked says about the same thing. Use soil for…

Lucky Bamboo Propagation

My lucky bamboo (dracaena braunii ) was starting to get pretty tall and needed a trim. I have been growing it, at my cubical under florescent light, for about 4 months. We have zero windows and it is doing very well. I have not propagated lucky bamboo before so I did a little research. As it…

Wine Bottle Self-Watering Planters

I first started cutting wine bottles to make these self-watering planters. Basically I was looking for a gift for may sister in-law. She has said many times that she just cannot keep plants alive because she forgets to water them. I have seen these kits sold in stores but they were a bit to  plain…