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Do you have luck with houseplants?


Asked by misses_nick at 11:11 AM on Mar. 8, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • Yes. I dont even know how mine are alive LOL. I always forget to water them but they are alive and well.

    Answer by gemgem at 11:12 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • yes, i have beautiful houseplants. i'm thankful i inherited my mom's green thumb!


    Answer by princessbeth79 at 11:12 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • no,I once killed a cactus! Brown thumb,right here!

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 11:13 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • Not really, no. Mostly because I have to keep them in my room, which is the coldest room in the house, because of my two young children. I have two spider plants and a cactus, which are "hard to kill" from what I hear. I don't dare get anything else until my kids are old enough to know not to touch or eat them! lol

    Answer by Kword at 11:14 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • I kill almost anything green. It makes me sad.

    Answer by sydash11 at 11:37 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • It has to do with the plants I choose, I've found. I do better with things that don't need constant attention or watering all the time, like cacti, aloes, or hen-and-chicks. I also do fairly well with vine-type plants, like Philodendrons or Wandering Jew(that beautiful silver, purple, and green plant). I have tried more delicate plants, but I usually end up killing them off quite quickly. lol

    Answer by lovingmy4babies at 1:06 PM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • Only with pothos.

    Answer by Iluvmy5 at 11:13 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • As long as i remember yes, a few that I kinda forget about I have those aqua globes in them

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 11:17 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • I've gotten better. I've mostly learned which ones are really hard to kill! However, now that I've managed to keep some alive. I'm branching out into others.. My mom has a green thumb so when a plant starts to fail, I drop it off at her house for a little nursing!

    Answer by momofryan07 at 11:18 AM on Mar. 8, 2011

  • I have 5 almost dead house plants. I kill everything. Sucks... I wish I had a green thumb

    Answer by kalynskorner at 11:40 AM on Mar. 8, 2011