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Light it Up

We all know that plants need light to survive but determining the light available to plants in our spaces can be hard to do or confusing sometimes. That's what we're here to help with.  Many of the plants that do well indoors come from the tropics where they have adapted to growth in rainforests in dappled light, shaded by the tree canopy above. The term bright, indirect light is used to best describe this light situation but is fairly broad and can leave many new plant parents in the dark. (pun definitely intended).  So, where to start? Identify the light sources in your space, most likely these will be windows but if you’re really lucky, you may have a skylight that will...

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