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Passalong Houseplants

By Beth Botts, October 10, 2019

“There’s an Instagram-fueled boom in houseplants today, which means I’ve come back into fashion for a while. This tends to happen to me every few decades if I just keep doing what I’ve always done.

I come from gardening people, who tend also to be houseplant people. Even in the middle of winter, we’ve always needed to be surrounded by something green and alive, something that grows and changes. We like to have something to tend, although nothing too demanding: no rare orchids or large collections of African violets.”

Read more at Hartley Magazine.

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