adult cicada laying on a houseplant

Do Cicadas Eat Houseplants? (Solved and Explained!)

Cicadas have a bad reputation because of their appearence and loud songs. Sometimes, these giant insects can even get into the house or garden and understanding the impact they can have on your houseplants is very important. In this article, I will tell you exactly if cicadas will eat or harm your houseplants in any […]

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Will Peppermint Oil Hurt Houseplants? & 7 Helpful Answers

Peppermint oil has seemingly limitless uses around the home, but before you go and use it on your houseplants, you need to make sure it’s completely safe. In this article, I will tell you if peppermint oil can hurt your houseplants, and also how to use it. Here’s if Peppermint Oil Can Hurt Houseplants: P​eppermint […]

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Will Bleach Kill Houseplants? (With Helpful Answers!)

Bleach has many household uses with people even using it for their houseplants, but that can be dangerous. If you have accidentally spilt bleach on your houseplants or you are thinking of it as a fungicide or insecticide, I will tell you everything you need to know to avoid unnecessary damage. Firstly, Here’s if Household Bleach […]

Do plants need to be by the window? houseplant in a window with curtains

Do Houseplants Need to Be by the Window? (For Beginners!)

If you’re filling your home with houseplants, one of the things that you need to think about is the positioning – and this isn’t just about what looks great to you. Your plants are dependent on getting the right amount of sunlight on a daily basis, and where you put them will make a big […]

Do houseplants like acidic water? houseplant in golden pot with white kettle

Do Houseplants Like Acidic Water? (& 8 Helpful Answers)

Some kinds of houseplants require acidic conditions in order to thrive, and if you’re trying to get a particular houseplant to grow, the pH of the water may make a surprising difference. Understanding acidic water can save you a lot of frustration and help your plants thrive. So, in this article, I will tell you […]

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Do Bug Bombs Kill Houseplants? (Solved & Explained!)

Bug bombs are an increasingly popular way to get rid of house pests, and if you are here you are likely thinking of using one. However, understanding the dangers bug bombs pose to your houseplants can save you a lot of frustration. In this article, I will tell you the effects of bug bombing on […]

Do stink bugs kill houseplants? green stinkbug on houseplant flower

Do Stink Bugs Kill Houseplants? (& 6 Helpful Answers!)

Have you recently found stink bugs in your home and worried about their possible impact on your houseplants? You should be! In this article, we will explore how bad stink bugs can be for houseplants and tell you exactly how you can get rid of them. Firstly, Here’s if Stink Bugs Can Harm or Kill […]

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Are Fans Bad For Plants? (& Ceiling Fans, Small Fans)

If you’re keeping plants in your home and you need to flick the fans on, you might start to get concerned about whether this could be harmful to the plants you are growing. Rapidly moving air, powered by electricity, is something that houseplants have not evolved to deal with, so it is critical you understand […]

Do houseplants attract fruit flies? 2 yellow fruit flies sitting on a houseplant

Do Houseplants Attract Fruit Flies? (11 Helpful Answers!)

If you have houseplants and you are dealing with fruit fly infestations, you might be wondering whether the plants could possibly be responsible. Fruit flies are extremely frustrating pests to have in the house and they can multiply quickly, so working out what is attracting them is key. So, Here’s if Houseplants Really Attract Fruit […]

Do houseplants attract mosquitoes? mosquito resting on houseplant leaf

Do Houseplants Attract Mosquitoes? (Solved With Solutions!)

If you have plants in your home and you are also being bothered by mosquitoes, you might be wondering whether your plants could be a breeding ground for them. It’s extremely unpleasant to get bitten by mosquitoes on a regular basis, so understading if your houseplants is actually attracting them is crucial. We’re going to […]