Plant Parents

Finding that corner with optimal sunlight, the perfect pot, and the trick for guiding a little sprout to its full, wild potential—is there anything more gratifying than helping a leafy, living thing thrive? In our new Plant Parents series, we spotlight flora lovers and their tips and tools for raising happy, healthy buds and blooms.

Top stories In Plant Parents

Smudge Your Greenery, and More Indoor Plant Advice We Shouldn’t Be Giving Away for Free

The best-of-the-best tips from eight pros.

7 #SoDomino Greenery-Filled Spaces That Make Us Want to Be Plant Parents

Black thumbs, take note.

Domino’s Executive Creative Director, Kate Berry, Grew a Garden in the Sky

Begonias like beanstalks.

Every Sprout Thrives at This California Creative’s Magical Redwood Home

Where all the wild things are.

The Latest In Plant Parents

A Secret Structure Makes Mara Hoffman’s Plant Walls Look Like They’re Floating

The fashion designer gave her office greenery a second life.

Designer Carmeon Hamilton Styles Her 50+ Plants Against These Two Wall Colors

Greenery is a sentimental decor staple in her Memphis home.

The Plant Kween’s Apartment Is Home to More Than 160 “Green Gurls”

Christopher Griffin finds community through gardening.

Ron Finley Reveals You Can Compost More Than Just Dinner Scraps

He calls it his “ecolution.”

Dominique Drakeford’s Container Garden Was Entirely Started From Seed

The Sustainable Brooklyn cofounder shares her best tips.

Landscape Artist Lily Kwong Walks Us Through Her First Vegetable Garden

“Every morning feels like Christmas.”

Fleetwood Mac and Sageing Make Up This Plant Lover’s Greenery Routine

“I like to think I’m in tune with where they’re at.”

Before the Insta-Famous Fiddle-Leaf Fig, We Had the Pothos

Here’s how to win at plant parenting.

Madewell’s Joyce Lee Shares Her Winter Plant Hit List

To every houseplant there is a season—here’s what to stock up on now.