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Gift Ideas Under 50 Dollars

Gift Ideas

Gift Ideas Under 50 Dollars

  Gift Ideas for Under 50 Dollars Are you one of the thousands of people that leave everything for the last minute? Are you looking for a birthday gift or holiday present? Perhaps there is someone special that you just want to show how much you care about. Whatever it is, there are thousands of people who always struggle trying to pick up the perfect gift. Here we want to show you a few gift ideas for under 50 dollars to spark some happiness in your loved ones. Gifts for Plant Lovers: We all love nature but sometimes we just...

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Air Plant Species Spotlight: Ionantha Guatemala

Air Plant Species Spotlight: Ionantha Guatemala

The Tillandsia genus, commonly known as air plants, is made up of about 540 unique species, each with their own distinctive shapes and qualities. Even within a single species, there can be a number of different varieties. A great example is the popular species Tillandsia Ionantha.

There are several varieties of Ionantha, some of which are named for their colors or other properties, and some of which are named for the region they are grown in.

This brings us to our very first air plant species spotlight: the Ionantha Guatemala.

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5 Beach-Inspired Shadow Box DIYs for the Summer

5 Beach-Inspired Shadow Box DIYs for the Summer

Summer is here in full swing, and we can’t get enough all the fun and unique beach-themed DIYs floating around. It’s the perfect time to add some new homemade décor to your beach house, or at least to make your home feel like a beach house! Maybe what you need is some fresh art in your space, but trying to sit down and draw or paint something can be daunting.

You don’t have to be a master artist to put together any of these shadow boxes, but you’d never know it from the finished product.

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Lucky Bamboo: What It Is and What It Isn't

Lucky Bamboo: What It Is and What It Isn't

A common misconception is that a lucky bamboo plant is the same thing as a true, traditional bamboo plant. It’s an easy mistake to make. After all, lucky bamboo gets its name from its striking resemblance to traditional bamboo, with its green stalks, distinctive rings (or nodes), and long, tapering leaves. But, if Lucky Bamboo isn’t really bamboo… then what is it?

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Air Plants: Low-Maintenance, Mess-Free, and Perfect for Terrariums

Air Plants: Low-Maintenance, Mess-Free, and Perfect for Terrariums

Have you ever heard of Tillandsia? Unless you are a plant connoisseur, you may not have ever come across that word before. Or, you could possibly know them by their other name: air plants.

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