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Plants for East-Facing Windows

Window Plants Our little studio faces east, so all we get is the morning sun. It’s a challenge to find plants that will do well with just that amount of light. You might have a challenging spot too, so here’s some things we have found that survive and thrive. Rhipsalis / Mistletoe Cactus These come […]

What we love about: Zanzibar Gem

What is ‘Zanzibar Gem’? The ‘zanzibar gem’, or Zamioculca (not to be confused with zebra binoculars {yes they do exist…}, or the Hoodoo Guru’s ‘I’ve never been to Zanzibar’) is one of our favourite plants. It should be high on any list of faves in my {humble} opinion. It’s also in Costa’s top three in […]

New Stock has arrived this week

We are excited to have some new and interesting plants arrive in store this week. Lovely house plants, specially for indoors or in shady areas outdoors. Some varieties include – Fittonias which are hardy, and their colour is white and green. Algaonema (say ‘a-glonema’, {kind of like a sneeze, isn’t it? but they don’t look […]

We’re Open!

Welcome to our happy new online studio for all things about Little Plants! Look around, tell us what you think – any plants we should have here that we don’t? (I for one would like to see some pilea peperomioides, but they are very hard to find… it’s on the wishlist though, so fingers crossed!)