Plant Care

How to Grow Monstera Plants with LECA

How to Grow Monstera Plants with LECA

By |2020-09-01T16:15:22+00:00September 1st, 2020|Plant Care|

Hydroponics and semi-hydroponic growing methods are increasing in popularity among houseplant owners, and many monstera lovers are starting to grow monstera plants with LECA balls. If you’re totally confused, here’s a quick rundown of these terms: Hydroponics refers to any method of growing plants without soil. (Yes, it’s possible!) It [...]

How to Grow Monstera Plants with Hydroponics

How to Grow Monstera Plants with Hydroponics

By |2020-08-31T21:47:06+00:00August 31st, 2020|Plant Care|

You’ve probably seen beautiful pictures on Instagram and Pinterest of monstera plants or cuttings growing in a vase of clear water. You might wonder: was the plant just in that vase for a pretty picture, or can you actually grow a monstera without soil? Can you really grow monstera plants [...]

should you bottom water a monstera?

Should You Bottom Water a Monstera Plant?

By |2020-07-28T18:42:54+00:00July 28th, 2020|Plant Care|

We’ve gotten this question a few times in our Monstera Resource Facebook group, so we thought we’d do a post on it:   Should you bottom water a monstera?   In case you haven’t heard this term before, bottom watering refers to a watering technique where you set the plant’s [...]

monstera obliqua

Monstera Obliqua: Tips for Buying and Caring for This Ultra-Rare Monstera Variety

By |2020-10-21T23:25:15+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Plant Care|

This one’s for the true, hardcore monstera aficionados only! Monstera obliqua is one of the rarest—and most demanding—monstera varieties out there, and it’s an expensive challenge only the most passionate plant lovers attempt.  But if you’re serious about acquiring one of these beauties, here’s a few things you’ll want to [...]

Monstera dubia is a more rare—but incredible—monstera variety to add to your collection! Here are our tips for buying and caring for this incredible plant.

Monstera Dubia: How to Buy and Care for this Monstera Variety

By |2020-05-30T22:13:14+00:00May 21st, 2020|Plant Care|

Monstera dubia is one of the smaller, lesser known monstera varieties, but it’s very beautiful and makes a great addition to any monstera lover’s houseplant collection.  You can recognize monstera dubia by the small, heart-shaped leaves, speckled with both light and dark green. Since juvenile plants (the kind you’ll likely [...]

Swiss Cheese Plant - Monstera Resource Center

The Ultimate Guide to the Swiss Cheese Plant

By |2020-05-19T06:08:15+00:00March 31st, 2020|Plant Care|

The swiss cheese plant goes by many names, such as the hurricane plant, the cheese plant, Mexican breadfruit plant, and (incorrectly) split leaf philodendron.  This plant’s scientific name is monstera deliciosa because it can grow huge (up to 60 feet in the wild!) and because it produces the Mexican breadfruit. [...]

The Easy Way to Protect Your Monstera’s Leaves - Monstera Resource Center

The Easy Way to Protect Your Monstera’s Leaves

By |2020-05-19T06:11:39+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Plant Care|

The best part of a monstera plant is the gorgeous, fenestrated leaves. However, that’s where the first signs of trouble show up when your monstera has any type of health problem. That’s why it’s important to protect your monstera’s leaves from dust, bacteria, fungus, and insects!  That’s why we created [...]