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#312: How to Grow Your Best Houseplants Ever with Houseplant Guru Lisa Steinkopf
In this episode of the Vegetable Gardening show, Mike chats with houseplant guru, Lisa Steinkopf. Lisa is the author to the complete guide to houseplants and who can argue with her. She has over 1,000 houseplants growing at a given time.
Lisa is going to fill us in on what her favorite houseplants are and why. She'll give her recommendations for houseplant choices for those growers that are new to growing houseplants, and she'll tell you what the biggest hurdle all houseplant growers seem to face.
From there, she'll give us the insight on how much light your houseplants will need, best watering methods for your houseplants, and the best soil medium choices for your houseplants.
This, Jenny Peterson's wellness tip of the day, and so much more on this episode of The Vegetable Gardening Show!
◾ Lisa's favorite houseplants
◾ Houseplants that Lisa recommends new houseplant growers should try
◾ The biggest hurdle new houseplant growers come across
◾ How to get more light to your houseplants
◾ The various soil structures of houseplants
◾ Transplanting houseplants
Lisa is The Houseplant Guru, who features all things houseplants on her blog, thehouseplantguru.com.
She has written for HGTVgardens.com, Real Simple magazine, Michigan Gardener Magazine, the houseplant section of Allan Armitage’s Greatest Perennials and Annuals app, and Michigan Gardening Magazine, where she writes a monthly column.
She worked for more than a decade at Steinkopf Nursery as the Annuals and Houseplants Manager, and has been interviewed online, in print, and on TV about houseplants. She harbors well over 1,000 houseplants in her home.
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