Top 15 plants for your pollinator-friendly garden! 🐝

Pollinators play a vital role in our environment, and they support our economy too. It's always good to increase the number of pollinators in our environment, and there are lots of things we can do towards that. Planting nectar-rich plants is just one of those things. But it isn't always easy to know which plants give pollinators the most bang for their buck. In a bid to make choosing plants super easy for you, we've put together a blog post on some of the top plants for pollinators that grow easily and beautifully in the UK in the summer. And...

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Earth Day 22/04/22 🌍

If you're reading this, the chances are you care deeply about the natural world and are uncomfortable about the impact we humans have on the environment. The team at Lazy Flora share these concerns and this passion for nature with you. One step we have taken as a company to do our part for the planet, is we recently teamed up with an environmental agency called Ecologi to plant one tree for every order placed through our store. You can learn more about where our trees are being planted and how we are reforesting responsibly here. As today is Earth Day, we have increased our tree...

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How to care for your Lithops

Lithops are mimicry plants that resemble small stones on the ground in their nature habitat of arid, rocky areas, and there is a reason they have evolved this way - to avoid being eaten by herbivores. Each Lithops plant camouflages with the rocky areas in which they grow, meaning hungry herbivores will likely bypass them without realising what they are. Cool huh?! Read on below to find out how to care for your Lithops plant.  Native Habitat Lithops grow in dry regions of South Africa and receive very little rainwater, hence each Lithops makes up two succulent leaves fused together which...

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How do I care for my Philodendron selloum 'Atom'?

Our plant of the month for all our non-pet friendly subscribers this April is the wonderful Philodendron selloum 'Atom'. This Philodendron is a compact variety so once you've selected a good location for it, it'll unlikely outgrow its space. These tropical beauties are really easy to care for, low-maintenance plants that will be a showstopper in your bedroom, living room and beyond! Love the look of this plant? Explore our indoor subscription options here. Native habitatThis plant is native to South America. Light and position in the homeYour Philodendron selloum 'Atom' will be happy bright, indirect sunlight. Avoid direct sun exposure as...

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How do I care for my Hoya carnosa 'Krimson Queen'?

Our pet friendly plant of the month in April is the lovely flowering plant Hoya carnosa 'Krimson Queen'. Hoya is a low maintenance but high impact, plant that will reach for the sky as it climbs, producing beautiful flowers that smell divine! Blessed with the scent of sweet flowers at morning and at night, what more could you ask for! An ideal plant for areas of your home where you want to fill a space vertically, Hoya is known for being a long-lived plant, the thick glossy leaves will happily keep on growing year after year. Love the look of this...

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Beautiful spring blooms - introducing our April seasonal outdoor plant collection

April has arrived and the whole world seems to be exploding into flower and new growth. The days are longer and lighter and it won't be long until bluebells are carpeting the woodland floors and pollinators are hard at work, buzzing from bloom to bloom.Our April collection will really inject some life into your outdoor space with beautiful plants such as the majestic Agapanthus 'Blue Umbrella', which dances delicately in the borders with her round blue blooms on tall stems. Fritillaria uva-vulpis, which is an unusual variety of Fritillaria with sweet, bell-shaped blooms that dangle from stems and look lovely...

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