Spring is here, and the world is brushing itself off to greet a new season of verdant growing. Your houseplants are no different! To make sure your favorite green pets are healthy and happy this spring, consider giving them a bath. Really. Dust and other household particles can easily settle on the tops and undersides of leaves, making it hard for plants to breathe.
For an easy clean-up of your house plants, follow these steps-
Plant-based dish liquid is also great for washing away aphids, mealy bugs, and soft scale. Just put a few drops of dish soap, a few shakes of chili powder, and a pinch of ground cinnamon into a spray bottle. For plants with suspected pests, spray down once or twice a week, wiping away the residue (and any bugs!) each time.