Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Grow in the Dark By Lisa Eldred Steinkopf Review .@QuartoKnows

Grow in the Dark How to Choose and Care for Low-Light Houseplants Author: Lisa Eldred Steinkopf
Grow in the Dark

Grow in the Dark puts the spotlight on 50 of the best houseplants you can grow in your dim or dark apartment. Author Lisa Eldred-Steinkopf, known as the Houseplant Guru, shares the knowledge she’s gained tending to her own personal jungle of over 1,000 houseplants.

Having a south-facing window doesn’t always guarantee you the best light to grow plants—especially if your window faces an alley or a tree-lined street. What’s the point of growing an urban jungle if tall buildings are blocking all your sunshine? This compact guide, designed to look as good on your shelf as it is useful, will help you learn how to make the most of your light so you can reap the physical and emotional benefits of living with plants.

Detailed profiles include tips on watering your plants just right, properly potting them, and troubleshooting pests and diseases. You’ll also learn which plants are safe to keep around your pets.

Whether you live in a shady top-floor apartment or a dungeon-y garden level, this book will help you grow your plant collection to its healthiest for its Instagram debut.

I received a complimentary copy.

Cassandra's review-  A book that is packed with great tips.  I feel like I could really use this and create a beautiful low light houseplant collection.  It is perfect for houses that a low light problem.  The photos are very nice to browse as well making this a great coffee table read. 

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