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Stacey Nguyen

Stacey Nguyen


Stacey's work has appeared on sites such as POPSUGAR, HelloGiggles, Buzzfeed, The Balance, TripSavvy, and more. When she's not writing or refilling a cup of tea, she's likely tending her indoor garden.

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Several bromeliad flowers in various colors

How often do bromeliads flower? How to help these blooms thrive

Can't wait to see your bromeliad flower? Here's how to know when it'll start putting out beautiful blooms.
Areca palm

The best large indoor plants for an instant statement this spring

Here's how to choose the best big houseplant for your home to fill out your space without extensive upkeep requirements.
Pears on cutting board

When are pears in season? What you need to know

This is everything you need to know about when your homegrown pears are in season and ready for cooking and eating.
A happy gardener with gloves

Zone 9b planting guide: Everything you need to know about nourishing a garden in this warm climate

Here's a helpful guide that tells you the flowers, fruits, and veggies you can grow in warm and sunny climate zone 9b.
Thai Constellation Monstera

Now that it’s more common, here’s how to care for your sought-after Thai Constellation Monstera

Here's what you need to know about caring for the much-coveted Thai Constellation Monstera plant.
Woman reading book by plants

Zone 10a planting guide: Here’s what you need to know about what you can plant

Here's a guide that tells you the flowers, foliage plants, fruits, and veggies you can grow if you live in climate zone 10a.
Person pruning lilacs

How to prune lilacs for healthy growth and beautiful blooms

Lilacs need to be pruned, but it has to be at the right time. Here's a guide on how to prune lilacs for future blooms.
Several ripe red raspberries on a vine

Grow these 6 unique companion plants for raspberries in your garden

There are certain plants that are great companions for raspberries. Find out which plants will help your raspberries thrive.
Basil seedlings

How to grow basil indoors: Everything you need to know

Growing basil is easy, so it's no surprise that you can grow it indoors. Here's how to maintain a lush plant in your kitchen garden.
An overgrown lilac bush beside a mailbox

How to care for geraniums, the perfect flower for your garden

Garden-variety geraniums are relatively easy to care for, but you should keep these maintenance tips in mind for lush blooms.
Aloe vera pups

Here’s how to care for your aloe vera plant to reap its soothing benefits

Here are tips on how to grow your own aloe vera plant for the best results.
Seedling growing from soil

This is when you should start seeds indoors

Growing seeds is all about timing. Here’s when to start your plants indoors to ensure that they grow healthy and strong.
Close up photo of a purple, yellow, and white passion flower

How to successfully grow a passion flower indoors

Want to grow a beautiful passion flower but don't have the outdoor space? Don't worry! Here's what you need to know about growing one indoors.
A potted begonia with other small potted plants and a watering can inside on a table

How to keep your plants watered while you’re on vacation

August is the perfect time to take a vacation! Here's how to make sure your plants don't die while you're away
Kangaroo paw plant

Gardening 101: Your guide to kangaroo paw plant care

Kangaroo paw plants are beautiful and easy to care for, indoors and out. To add these stunning flowers to your home or garden, follow this simple care guide.
Succulent in planter

Ensure your succulents thrive in winter with these 4 tips

Succulents are super hardy -- here's how to ensure they flourish in the winter months
A potted pothos plant on a table

Gardening 101: Grow tropical plants in any climate year-round

Tropical plants aren't all high-maintenance -- these are the best ones out there
An iridescent pink water globe under a holly plant.

What are water globes, and why should you use them for plants?

Water globes are great self-watering solutions. Here's what you need to know about why you should use them and which ones to buy.
Frosty fern

From mini Christmas trees to ivy wreaths, here are the best small holiday season foliage picks

From ivy wreaths to mini Christmas trees, here are some small alternatives to full-sized Christmas trees this winter.
Person pushing a lawn fertilizer spreader

A guide to winter lawn fertilizer for keeping your turf healthy this season

Are you getting ready for winter? Make sure you know what fertilizer to buy for your lawn by following our guide.
A small potted pine tree wrapped in Christmas decorations next to a tiny snowman figurine

Get festive with these houseplant “holidadecoration” ideas

Want to make your home feel more festive? Use these tips to decorate your houseplants with holiday cheer.
An anthurium in a pot

How to propagate an anthurium for more beautiful blooms

How to propagate your long-lasting anthurium for the best results.
Plumeria plants with white petals and yellow centers

How to grow fragrant and stunning plumeria plants indoors year-round

If you're wondering how to grow fragrant, lush plumeria flowers inside of your home, here are some tips and tricks.
Orchid stem

Wondering how to make an orchid grow a new spike? Here are 4 essential tips

Here are the four best ways to help your orchid thrive so it grows a new spike.
Crepe Jasmine flowers

How to propagate your jasmine from cuttings to spread the fragrant love

Here's a guide on how to propagate jasmine from cuttings to spread the fragrant love with fellow plant lovers.
Madagascar palm tree

Madagascar palm care guide: Everything you need to know about this lush succulent

Learn how to care for your Madagascar palm with this guide.
Bathroom plant layout

Incorporate these shower plants into your bathroom for a green infusion

Curious about incorporating tropical vibes into your bathroom? Bring green to your bathroom with these shower plants.
Onion with roots showing

Can you grow onions in containers? What you need to know

Here's everything that you need to know about growing onions in containers for a successful harvest in your garden.
A woman holding a potted cactus

Will your cactus survive the winter? What you need to know

If you're worried about your cactus plants surviving the winter, we've gathered up everything you need to know
Pressed flowers

How to press roses and save your treasured memories

Want to press roses? Here's how to preserve these gorgeous blooms.
Goldfish plant

Goldfish plant care: The tips and tricks you need to know

Have a goldfish plant? Here's everything you need to know about caring for it.
Red and green croton plant

The best autumn houseplants for adding color to your home

If you're looking to dress up your home this fall, add autumn color to your home with these lovely houseplants.
Epsom salt

Can you use Epsom salt for plants? What you need to know

Epsom salt is good for more than just muscle soaks — your plants love it, too. Here's where to find it and how to use it.
A chrysanthemum plant with several round, reddish-pink flowers

6 gorgeous mums to add color to your autumn garden 

If you're wondering which mum to get for your fall garden, here's a helpful guide to help you choose the perfect variety.
Bird's nest fern by a window

Here’s how to care for your bird’s nest fern for lush, arching leaves

Although touted as a beginner-friendly plant, the bird's nest fern can be a challenging houseplant. Here's how to care for it.