HOW TO WATER PLANTS WHILE YOU'RE ON HOLIDAYS

HOW TO WATER PLANTS WHILE YOU'RE ON HOLIDAYS

I’m off on holiday in a couple of weeks. Believe me, I really can’t wait for the escape. But being the obsessive house plant collector that I am, going away without having someone look after the beloved plants can leave me feeling quite anxious. 

Most house plants will tolerate a week without water, while you're on holidays. But, if you're going away for two weeks, it's well worth making arrangements to keep them watered while your jet setting.

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WHY IS MY PARLOUR PALM YELLOW?

WHY IS MY PARLOUR PALM YELLOW?

The search for the perfect indoor palm can be overwhelming, then you finally find your perfect match and just as you're starting to get into a routine with your new indoor palm it suddenly starts to go yellow. Have you ever thought you might be giving your plants to much love.

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PLANTS BENEFIT OUR HEALTH

PLANTS BENEFIT OUR HEALTH

Not only do houseplants lend a chic and homey feel to any interior, but many actually improve air quality by removing harmful toxins, as well as increasing humidity and oxygen levels. So at Beyond Sunflowers we are revealing our top picks for air-purifying plants.

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TERRARIUM BASICS

TERRARIUM BASICS

The foundations for a happy terrarium depends upon a few key factors. Most important is deciding on the theme : forest, desert, carnivorous or air plant, then you need a container. Terrariums can be made out of any clear glass or plastic container, from the humble glass pickle jar to a specially made terrarium case. 

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STYLE YOUR HOME WITH PLANTS

STYLE YOUR HOME WITH PLANTS

Plants are one of the best ways to add warmth and a personal touch to your home, it doesn’t matter if it’s the bathroom, bedroom, kitchen or living room. Plants are many times, the rock star of the room. Next time you are souring inspiration images, look at rooms with and without plants or flowers. Something about live plants or fresh flowers illustrates life in the room.

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THIS IS HOW YOU GET YOUR KIDS TO LOVE VEGETABLES

THIS IS HOW YOU GET YOUR KIDS TO LOVE VEGETABLES

The struggle to get kids eating vegetables is one that’s familiar to many parents, with various tips and tricks offered by well-meaning experts. Urban garden specialists Beyond Sunflowers have one piece of advice you probably haven’t tried – get your kids involved in growing their own greens.

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