Mayukhini Pande

Microgreens have high level of phyto-nutrients

A few years ago, when a handful of gourmet chefs started using microgreens, it seemed like another passing fad.

07 Feb 2019

There’s no single care formula for all cacti and succulents 

Succulents have been shooting up the popularity charts, thanks to their unusual looks, cute sizes and low maintenance needs.

27 Jan 2019

Who said all succulents are  desert plants?

Succulents have been shooting up the popularity charts, thanks to their unusual looks, cute sizes and low maintenance needs.

23 Jan 2019

The many positives of having green walls

One of the most conspicuous green trends last year was the emergence of spectacular green walls across Indian cities.

12 Jan 2019

Green trends 2019

On the home gardening front, this year saw a sprouting of various ready-to-grow kits on e-commerce sites.

26 Dec 2018

In praise of cactus

The cactus is one of the most fascinating plants, yet also the most misunderstood.

13 Dec 2018

Plants attract or repel Lady Luck?

The idea that plants have ‘spirits’ is an age old one, speaking trees in Panchatantra being a case in point.

24 Oct 2018

Terrarium spreads roots afar

Terrarium’ was one of the top trending e-commerce google keywords last January.

10 Oct 2018

Move over pet parents, plant parents are here

Rambo, Liliput, Scrooge – these are names not of terriers or hounds, but of a cactus, a kalanchoe and a money plant.

26 Sep 2018

Water your plants while on vacation

Picture this. You’re holidaying in the Maldives.

12 Sep 2018