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Happy Valentine’s Day To Me!

6 ways to treat yourself on the day of love.

New Year: Start Fresh, Start Green, Start Now!

We have five plants that will keep you inspired all year long 

DIY Holiday with Norfolk Island Pine

Use the branches of this soft and supple plant in holiday decor.

Holiday Gifts that Last All Year

If you’re looking for the one-size-fits-all holiday gift, think Norfolk Island pine.

3 Ways to Save $$ with Your Holiday Decor

Use Norfolk Island pines in these surprising (and cost-effective!) ways.

Ask the Expert: Should You Talk to Your Plants?

Do plants respond to sounds? Should we be chatting them up? Or playing symphonies for them? Our horticulture expert weighs in.

Costa Farms’ Sustainability Commitment

Costa Farms is passionate about plants. As one of the largest plant growers, we’re also passionate about the planet.

How to Garden Like a Painter

Using color in the garden is easy when you follow the rules of the color wheel. 

Two Iconic Plants That Influenced Fashion

Ferns and monstera became revered for more than their beautiful leaves by becoming cultural icons.

How to Celebrate Houseplant Appreciation Day

On January 10 each year, plant aficionados celebrate their love for their houseplants. 

Festive Houseplant Centerpieces for the Holidays

Hosting a holiday meal this season? Enlist the charms of houseplants for a fresh look.

What the Common Names of Plants Reveal

Common names may describe a plant's native origin, use, or a similarity to other non-plant objects. 

Latin for Plant Lovers

It's all in the name: Botanical Latin reveals characteristics about plants. 

Plant Fever: Meet an Instagram Plant Fan

If you are a fan of plants and Instagram, you may already know David Morales (@theplantfever).

4 Ways to Decorate Tiny Outdoor Spots

Transform a small terrace, deck, or yard into a beautiful outdoor haven.

Bee Inspired With Costa Farms

Costa Farms welcomes bees and other pollinators -- petal by petal.

Butterfly Host Plants

If you want to attract butterflies to your yard, you should also provide food for their larvae. 

Give Butterflies a Drink

In addition to nectar-rich flowers, butterflies also need a fresh water source in your yard.

Be Inspired by the 2021 Pantone Color of the Year

If you are looking for trendy color combinations in your garden and porch decor, try using Pantone Color(s) of the year for 2021.

What is Your Plant Personality?

Want to have a little fun? Answer our profile questions to reveal what plants best match your personality.

Garden Design 101: Using Blue Elements in the Garden

Blue is one of the most coveted colors in the garden. See why.

Garden Design 101: Dark Garden Elements

Dark garden accents bring quiet and sophistication to a garden, as well as helping plants stand out.

Biophilia: Our Positive Connection with Nature

Our health and well-being are impacted by our environment. If you garden or have plants inside your house, you have a relationship with n...

Horticultural Therapy

How do you deal with stress? Try gardening.