How to Buy a Plant Online and What to Do When It Arrives

By |2019-12-19T10:30:23-08:00December 19th, 2019|Plant Care, Problems, Where to Buy|

How to Buy a Plant Online and What to Do When It Arrives Buying a plant online does not have to be scary! Click to watch the video and read below for the top 10 tips on how to buy a plant online and what to do when it [...]

Fiddle Leaf Fig Care: The 10 Commandments

By |2020-05-20T00:39:27-07:00December 9th, 2019|Fertilizer, Light, Plant Care, Problems, Watering|

Caring for your fiddle leaf fig can be complex and overwhelming, especially if you are a first-time plant owner. Good fiddle leaf fig care makes your plant stronger and more resistant to disease. But poor care creates a downward spiral of sickness and problems. Luckily, there are 10 critical components [...]

The 2019 Gift Guide for Fiddle Leaf Fig Lovers

By |2020-05-26T00:31:20-07:00December 4th, 2019|Plant Care|

It’s that time of year when a lot of us are shopping for holiday gifts and wondering what on earth we should get for certain family members.  So what’s on your favorite fiddle leaf fig lover’s wish list this holiday season?  If you’re not quite sure, don’t worry! We’ve compiled [...]

How to Get Rid of Fungus Gnats on Fiddle Leaf Fig Plants

By |2020-04-11T10:33:40-07:00November 18th, 2019|Insects, Plant Care, Problems|

Keeping pests away from your fiddle leaf fig might feel like an endless battle. All houseplants are potential breeding grounds for insects, and fiddles are susceptible to pests like spider mites, mealybugs, and scale. Another insect you might notice bugging your fiddle leaf fig is the fungus gnat. And gnats on [...]

5 Seasonal Changes That Can Hurt Your Fiddle Leaf Fig

By |2019-11-05T12:10:00-08:00November 5th, 2019|Light, Plant Care|

This time of year, the seasons are changing in most places. If you’re in the northern hemisphere, you’re well into autumn. If you’re in the southern hemisphere, you’re enjoying spring and heading into summer!  The changing of the seasons is an exciting time, but it can also introduce environmental [...]

Factors to Consider When Watering Your Fiddle Leaf Fig & How to Prevent Over-watering

By |2020-05-20T00:49:34-07:00October 25th, 2019|Plant Care, Watering|

Watering your fiddle leaf fig can be tricky. One of the most common questions we hear about fiddle leaf figs is “How much do I water it?”  We’ve written about this before, but we wanted to expand on the topic because one of the fastest ways to kill a [...]

Signs Your Fiddle Leaf Fig Needs More Humidity

By |2020-05-20T01:21:56-07:00October 16th, 2019|Plant Care, Watering|

Let’s talk about what happens when your fiddle leaf fig doesn’t get the humidity it needs and how you can provide humidity in your indoor environment.  Fiddle leaf figs are tropical plants, which means they love humidity more than anything! However, in a world of air conditioning and indoor heating (not [...]

Dried-Out Fiddle Leaf Fig – What to Do Next?

By |2020-05-09T02:38:21-07:00October 9th, 2019|Plant Care, Watering|

You've found yourself with a dried-out fiddle leaf fig. Maybe you got busy. It happens. Maybe you went on vacation and forgot to get a plant sitter. Or maybe you have no idea what happened.  Whatever the cause, you have a dried-out fiddle on your hands. Now what? How [...]

Gorgeous, Dahling! 7 Tips on How to Stage and Pose Your Fiddle Leaf Fig for Insta-Worthy Photos

By |2020-05-20T01:37:36-07:00October 7th, 2019|Plant Care|

Have you ever looked at your favorite instagrammer and wondered how they capture such perfect shots of their house plants for us? It can be discouraging to look back at your own drab surroundings and lose heart. Especially if you have a fiddle leaf fig, the most photogenic plant ever [...]

What Does Normal Leaf Drop for a Fiddle Leaf Fig Look Like?

By |2020-05-20T03:26:09-07:00September 29th, 2019|Leaf Drop, Plant Care|

For many fiddle leaf fig owners, nothing is as terrifying as noticing that your beloved fiddle has dropped a leaf or, *gasp*, several leaves!  Before you panic and start watering, repotting, buying grow lights, putting your plant outside, or checking for insects, take a breath. Don’t panic. The good news [...]

How to Get Rid of Spider Mites on Your Fiddle Leaf Fig

By |2020-04-11T10:56:23-07:00September 22nd, 2019|Insects, Plant Care|

Every fiddle leaf fig owner fears spider mites.  These tiny insects can wreak havoc on your poor fiddle! With spider mites, you want to catch them early before the infestation spreads and takes a serious toll on your plant.  Spider mites aren’t actually spiders, but they are a type [...]