Indoor Plant Guides

Growing with a Mushroom Log – A Beginners Guide

Growing with a Mushroom Log – A Beginners Guide

A mushroom log is not a well known method of gardening when it comes to growing your own food. In fact, mushrooms are often overlooked when people consider growing their own food, which is a shame! Mushrooms can be grown indoors with very little light,…

8 Best Microgreen Seeds to Harvest at Home

8 Best Microgreen Seeds to Harvest at Home

Microgreen seeds are one of the easiest ways to start growing your own food. And there are so many options on which seeds to grow! Which is the most beginner friendly? Which ones are full of flavor, while others are more mild? We’re covering our…

Growing and Harvesting Microgreens at Home

Growing and Harvesting Microgreens at Home

Growing and harvesting microgreens is one of the easier ways to get started growing your own food. Microgreens are super healthy, and add a lot of flavor to salads, sandwiches, and more! We love growing and harvesting microgreens at home. So, today we’re covering why…

The Best Small Grow Tent Options in 2021

The Best Small Grow Tent Options in 2021

Grow tents are really helpful for indoor gardening, but it can be difficult to find a small grow tent if your space is a little tight. Often they’re large, bulky, and can take up most of the room. We’re covering our top picks for grow…

How to Make a Venus Fly trap Terrarium

How to Make a Venus Fly trap Terrarium

Ever thought about making a Venus fly trap terrarium? They’re easy to make, and a super fun “pet” to add to maybe your desk, or other assortment of indoor plants. In this article we’re covering how to make a Venus fly trap terrarium, how to…

How to use Leca as a Growing Medium

How to use Leca as a Growing Medium

Ever heard of leca? Leca can be used as a growing medium for many types of plants. Today we’re covering what leca is, the pros and cons of using it, and the different applications you can use leca for. What is Leca? Leca stands for…

The Best Plant Humidifier for Your Indoor Plants

The Best Plant Humidifier for Your Indoor Plants

If you’re new to gardening, a plant humidifier may not be something you’ve ever heard of or considered. We’re covering the best options for plant humidifiers today and if/when they’re necessary for your indoor plants. Do You Need a Plant Humidifier? In truth, some plants…

Best Grow Lights for Small Spaces in 2021

Best Grow Lights for Small Spaces in 2021

Grow lights are great for spaces with limited natural light. If you are planting in a space with limited windows, or even an outdoor patio garden that is mostly shaded, you can help supplement your plant’s natural light with grow lights for a few hours…

How Long Should Grow Lights Be Left On?

How Long Should Grow Lights Be Left On?

We talk a lot about grow lights here at Fig & Spruce. The number one question that new gardeners in regards to using grow lights is – how long should grow lights be left on? Don’t worry! We’re here to answer this question and more!…

How to Care for a Marimo Moss Ball

How to Care for a Marimo Moss Ball

Marimo moss balls are a trend that is sweeping the plant industry. Marimo is a Japanese word that translates to “seaweed ball”. These plants have been increasing in popularity due to its easy, low maintenance care, and the fun of adding a new type of…