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Spathiphyllum (Peace Lily)

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Ralph MitchellJuly 19th, 2023One very common houseplant loved by all is the peace lily.  Also called Spathiphyllum, this foliage plant is also known for its long-lasting, jack-in-the pulpit-like white flower.  While mostly kept as houseplants, peace lilies can also be planted in the landscape in warmer areas.  Keeping your peace lily in top condition is easy and rewarding! […]

Plants Improve Indoor Air Quality

Liz FelterJuly 23rd, 2021Whether you are returning to an office building or establishing a home office, you may wonder about the quality of the air inside your space. Plants are nature’s air filter. They improve indoor air quality by converting CO2 (carbon dioxide) into O2 (oxygen) and naturally reducing the ecological footprint. Research has found that an increase […]

Q: My peace lily is starting to have brown edges on the leaves. Why?

BLOGS.IFASJune 21st, 2017Q: My peace lily is starting to have brown edges on the leaves. I have been watering it with tap water which goes through my water softener. Could that be the problem? A: I am glad you called with this question; it is one we often get in the winter because people bring plants in […]