TikTok videos showing seed bombing - when guerrilla gardeners launch capsules containing seeds and fertilizer at vacant lots - have millions of views.
An endangered flower bloomed in Warsaw on Sunday. It smells like the rotten flesh pollinating insects feed on, attracting them to the plant.
Grow lights, a temperature gauge, and a few other handy upgrades make this Milsbo Ikea cabinet the perfect little greenhouse for indoor plants.
With rocks, grow lights, and a few other items, Tarrah Schiller turned a 1950s TV she got for $100 into a zen terrarium for her cactus collection.
Gravity's pull prevents most beings from growing tall. But there are some lifeforms that have challenged gravity and won.
Grow lights, a temperature gauge, and a few other handy upgrades make this Fabrikor Ikea cabinet the perfect little greenhouse for indoor plants.
Plants do not clean the air enough to make a difference in your home. Research has found that you would need to have between 10 and 100 plants per square metre to clean the air, as well as a filter. To properly clean the air in your home, get an […]
Hugging is good for your health, but it’s a risky gesture during the pandemic. Weighted blankets and stuffed animals can provide a similar physical comfort when you’re on your own. Interacting in virtual worlds may also help you feel closer to friends. If you miss caring for another creature that […]
After relocating to my mum’s house in Austin, Texas, when my office went remote in March, I was eager to return to the city in late July. When I came back, my life was very different. I was working from home, I had new roommates, and many of my friends […]
A UK dad grew a sunflower taller than his house during the coronavirus lockdown. Douglas Smith told Insider he planted the seed on March 28, and four months later it was 20 foot tall. Smith, who lives in Stanstead Abbotts, Hertfordshire, England, grew the plant after his four-year-old son Stellan […]
https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php People are turning to wild plant foragers to teach them how to live off the land as the coronavirus health crisis continues. Expert foragers across the US are reporting a huge uptick in interest in their classes. As the pandemic threatens global supply chains, people are preparing themselves for […]
Target has a new line of summery succulents as part of its Sun Squad collection, The miniature succulents come in four pots: strawberry, pineapple, shark, and scuba-diving panda. Each faux plant retails for $US5 and is available on Target’s website. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Summer will be here […]
Gardenuity makes custom, themed garden kits that come with everything you need to make a garden flourish. The kits are customised to your area, using the brand’s “Plant Match” service to supply you with plants that will grow in your climate. Gardenuity offers a variety of themed kits, like a […]
The Nikon Small World contest highlights the best microscope images taken each year. The 2019 contest attracted more than 2,000 entries from nearly 100 countries. This year’s top image is a picture of a turtle embryo awash with a rainbow of fluorescent colours. Other winners include a cross-section of a […]
Impossible Foods now offers its veggie-based version of ground beef in supermarkets. Impossible already has burgers at Burger King (the Impossible Whopper) and White Castle, as well as a variety of smaller restaurants. This is the first time people can buy the ingredients directly and make their own Impossible meals. […]
Starting this month, Impossible Foods is finally offering its veggie-based version of ground beef in supermarkets. Impossible already has burgers at Burger King (the Impossible Whopper) and White Castle, as well as a variety of smaller restaurants. This is the first time people can buy the ingredients directly and make […]
Monarch butterflies search for milkweed (asclepias) plants during their spring migration. Amazon is selling a a set of three milkweed roots for $US14.99 that can help you attract monarch butterflies to your garden. The endangered, orange-and-black creatures exclusively lay their eggs on the flowering plant. Visit INSIDER’s homepage for more […]