Halloween Houseplants

The spookiest time of the year is almost here, and we love it! Whether you love trick or treating or you’re all about creating a spooktacular set up in your home, we have the best collection of unusual plant specimens to help you achieve the look. Here we’ll share with you some of our best…

How to keep your houseplants healthy as the weather changes

Brrr, it’s getting chilly out there! Is it just us, or has autumn sprung out of nowhere? Now that the weather’s changing, so should your plant care. Spring and summer are the growing months, but keeping your green beauties alive during autumn and winter is simple with a little forward planning and sprucing. Enjoy green…

How to Care For the Polka Dot Begonia – All You Need To Know

Have you discovered the Polka Dot Begonia yet? Also known by its Latin name, the Begonia Maculata, this beautiful botanical is one of the most exciting Begonias around thanks to its show-stopping spotty leaves and gorgeous autumnal colours. It’s a relatively new plant, having only been discovered in recent decades, but it’s already proving oh-so-popular.…

Simple steps to makeover your home with Rockett St George

As everyone knows the TLB team love good homeware and our friends at Rockett St George have all you need to spruce up your home! We asked them for their top tips to give your home a simple makeover (without getting the paintbrushes out!).    What are your top hacks for a quick bathroom refresh? Nothing…

A guide to the best plants for your office

Finally returning to the office at long last? It’s time to re-acquaint ourselves with our work spaces and there’s no better time to freshen up that space with some greenery. To help you bring a little bit of your own home to your office and create an inviting work space, we’ve put together a guide…

Our Guide to Low Maintenance Plants That Are Safe for Pets

We simply love pets here at The Little Botanical. It seems you do too, given how often we get asked the question, “Which houseplants are safe for my pets?”. And rightly so. Certain plants can cause all kinds of trouble for pets, so it’s best to be prepared with the right knowledge so that you…

Why Living Walls Are Such a Huge Trend Right Now

We’ve got something super exciting to talk to you about this week – the living wall trend! Have you heard of it before? These wonder walls are making big waves in the plant world, and it’s easy to see why. They improve air quality, enhance wellbeing and make you feel more connected to nature. And…

Watermelon Peperomia: How to Care For Peperomia Argyreia

Hello, plant people! This week, we’re excited to be talking to you about one of our favourite houseplants – the Watermelon Peperomia. This beautiful plant is a fabulous variety of Peperomia -one of the world’s largest tropical plant families. Its stunning characteristic leaves make it a real showstopper. Who can resist a houseplant whose leaves…

How to Keep Your Houseplants Healthy While You’re on Holiday

Hello, lovely plant people! We hope you’re having a fabulous summer and have plenty of exciting trips planned. If you’re planning to get away this season, it’s a good idea to learn how to keep your houseplants as happy and healthy as possible while you’re gone. That’s why we’ve pulled together a few of our…

A Guide To Repotting Houseplants

Hello, you lovely lot! This week’s blog is all about how to repot your houseplant. Did you know that summer is one of the best seasons to repot your botanical beauties? That’s because plants enjoy most of their growth at this time of year. Switching up your houseplants’ environment can help them flourish and thrive, so…