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Plant Profile: Alocasia

Plant Profile: Alocasia  Also known as Elephant's Ear Scientific / Botanical Name - Alocasia x amazonica Native to - South East Asia Watering - likes wet feet! Keep the soil moist at all times, but during winter months all the soil to become almost dry between drinks.  Light - prefers bright, indirect light with 60-80% shade. Do not expose to strong, direct sunlight. Growth - a quick growing plant, especially in the warmer months

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Plant Profile: Begonia

Plant Profile: Begonia  Scientific / Botanical Name - Rhizomatous begoniasNative to - South, Central America, Africa and Asia Watering - likes a humid environment, but allow the surface of the soil to dry out in between drinks. Water the soil and not the leaves to reduce the risk of fungal disease.  Light - prefers bight, indirect light and are happiest in a space that is around 21-24°C. Growth - a slow growing, evergreen perennial.

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EEFM's Plant Range

COME AND CHECK OUT OUR PLANT RANGE East End Flower Market isn’t just flowers but also PLANTS (love heart eye emoji!) The old trend that’s coming back into fashion, and I mean why not….. they purify the air, look stunning and are fun to look after and watch them grow. They could really add some beauty to your life, not to mention be a statement piece to any room when matched with the right fashionable pot. Our stock always changes but currently at the store we have: Burgundy Ficus – good hardy plants Umbrella Tree – add some height to the room Peace Lilly – two sizes available and don’t need much light Zanzibar Gem – thrive off neglect Snake...

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Christmas Trees

PLANT PROFILE: Christmas Tree Common Names: Christmas Star Tree or White Spruce Scientific/Botanical Name: Picea Glauca Type of Plant: Belongs to the family Pinaceae     Origin:  Originally native to Alaska and Canada but can now be found majorly in the North of the United States.  Where to grow The Christmas Tree (Picea Glauca) enjoys being in a position of sun to part shade. They are not generally indoor plants and while they can be kept inside for short periods (e.g. the festive season), they will want to be returned to the outdoors after a month or so maximum. Somewhere you want to enjoy the great smell they produce. Watering  Weekly watering is suggested for new plants, however in the hot weeks...

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Terrarium Care

How to water your EEFM Terrarium:  If you have ever been into our store, you’ll know that we love to stock up our shelves with beautiful plant and succulent terrariums. Some say the easiest type of plant to keep alive, others may disagree!   Our number one tip for terrarium care is: know your watering routine! Plant terrariums generally need a small amount of water every few days to once per week and succulent terrariums will need water once every two weeks to once per month depending on the environment that you have it in and the season of the year.   Warmer weather and more sunlight means the soil will dry quicker, therefore the plant will need to be watered more...

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