How do I care for my Anthurium Aristo?

Anthurium Aristo, also known as the Flamingo flower is an easy-to-care for plant that shows off all year round with its waxy leaves and bright contrasting colours. It's no wonder it was named after the stand out Flamingo bird and is a symbol of exotic beauty! It looks fabulous as part of Christmas displays and will add a beautiful pop of colour to your plant collection this festive season and beyond. Your Flamingo flower tells you if its happy by way of its shiny leaves. Snip out any yellowing or dead leaves and flowers to keep your plant flowering.  ...

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How do I care for my Fishbone Prayer Plant or Ctenanthe burle-marxii?

The Fishbone Prayer Plant or Ctenanthe burle-marxii is a stunning plant to look at and will make a bold, tropical statement in your home. We just love the contrasting dark green patterns against the pale green leaves and the rich red colour of the undersides. What is particularly exciting about this plant, is the movement of its leaves in the morning and evening. This is a fun feature which never gets tiring to watch!  View indoor plant subscriptions Native HabitatThis plant is native to Brazil, South America.Light and position in the homeCtenanthe burle-marxii is low-light tolerant and will prefer a...

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Plants for late autumn - spotlight on our November outdoor plant collection

As we draw into November, autumn turns to winter and the weather gets colder and wetter. Winter stems start making their appearances and leaves are making their final cascade from the trees. In our November subscription box, we have included plants which are winter hardy and perfect for planting during these cooler months. Some are evergreen, such as Lavender and Bergenia, and will retain their foliage throughout the winter, whilst others will die back once the frosts hit and will make an appearance again in spring. In this collection you’ll also find Carex, Leucanthemum, Gaillardia, Coreopsis, Heuchera and Primula. They...

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How to protect your plants from frost

Frost is coming... That time of year is creeping up on us where the days are shorter and nights are cooler. Over the coming weeks, most of the UK will experience the first frost of the year. It's really important at this time of year to be prepared for the first frost of the year, and to take action to protect certain plants or containers before the the temperatures reach zero. So now is the ideal time to read up on what you have to do, so that when you see the temps heading south, you can quickly act to...

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Our October outdoor plant collections

October is synonymous with Autumn and the transition away from summer into the coldermonths; made joyful by pumpkin flavoured everything, warm tones and Halloween! But there’s more to this time of year than the ubiquitous pumpkin. So we are delighted to share with you that ghostly stems, spidery finger-like leaves and a blast of floral colour all await your containers and troughs with your October outdoor plant collection from Lazy Flora. October is also a time to assess your display and make sure everything is looking tip-topand ready for the winter months. How tough, or hardy a plant is starts...

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How do I care for my Murdannia Ioriformis or Angel Grass?

Angel Grass is our Indoor Subscription plant of the month for October 2021. We love this striking, easy-care, little plant and hope you will too! Here are some top care tips to ensure yours thrives once it arrives in your home.View indoor plant subscriptions Native habitatMurdannia Loriformis - also known as Angel Grass - is native to the tropical and subtropical areas of Asia. Light and position in the homeAngel Grass enjoys bright but indirect light, which will give the best colouring. Try and East-facing windowsill or a few feet away from a south-facing one. Foliage and flowersThis gorgeous cultivar...

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