The air is fresh and the birds are singing….

Houseplants have been shown to improve the air quality of a home or office. If you are looking for something new to add to your indoor garden, Flowerland Recommends an Alocasia Polly. Also known as “elephant ear,” this very distinct plant has large, dark green, arrow-shaped, velvet-like leaves with pale colored veins running through them. Alocasia likes bright, indirect light, warm temperatures and moist soil.

Alocasia Polly (aka "elephant ear") has dark green leaves with pale veins running through them.

 

If you are concerned about bugs attacking your indoor plants, Flowerland Recommends regularly using Bonide’s Systemic Houseplant Insect Control Granules. It protects plants from aphids, whiteflies and more. Plus it also protects new growth in your indoor garden!

Bonide Systemic Houseplant Insect Control granules protect new growth on plants for up to 8 weeks!

 

When it comes to bird feeding, there are an abundance of choices on what to “serve.” If you are just getting started, Flowerland Recommends Black Oil Sunflower Seed. It is a good all-around feed and attracts wide variety of birds.

Black Oil Sunflower Seed is great for attracting a wide variety of birds.

 

If you’re looking to attract chickadees, woodpeckers or jays, Flowerland Recommends Suet Plus suet cakes. Suet is great for attracting birds that eat insects. Plus the cakes are convenient and easy to slide in a suet feeder.

Suet Plus is a great feed for birds like chickadees, jay and insect-eating birds.