Category Archives: Gardening

Gardening Blogs at Pop Shop America feature indoor and outdoor plants as well as planters and other cool greenery!

15 Gorgeous Dream Conservatories & Greenhouses

the most gorgeous conservatories and greenhouses

Like a dream these indoor gardens feel like another world. They feel so warm, airy, and full of life. These Conservatories and Greenhouses are all about inspiration. I found the most gorgeous of them from around the globe and gathered them here. Good News: There are lots of gorgeous photos. Bad news – these are […]

Hand Lettered His and Hers Catnip Planters with Rachael Ray™ Nutrish®

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NutrishForCats #NutrishPets #CollectiveBias Do you cats need a special treat? My little furballs did and that’s why I made these super fun Hand Lettered His and Hers Catnip Planters. I have two big, bully boy cats, so in […]

How to Make DIY Clay Seed Bombs

DIY Clay Seed Bombs by Pop Shop America

Love gardening and the outdoors? These DIY Clay Seed Bombs make the perfect gift or the perfect thing to throw over any fence into an abandoned lot! It’s a wonderful way to spruce up the neighborhood!If you want to grab the supplies to make this for yourself, shop the DIY Seed Bombs Kit here. We’ve […]

How to Water Air Plants – Tillandsia Terrarium Care

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This blog may contain affiliate links.  We build a lot of terrariums at Pop Shop America! We build terrariums with succulents and cactus and we build them with air plants too. The reason we prefer these plants is because they are modern and stylish. But mostly we prefer them because they are easy to care […]

My Secret to Growing Succulents

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I’ve got a bit of a secret to share with you. My secret to growing succulents, that is. It’s nothing too juicy, but I think I’ve stumbled upon a very easy and pretty way to make my succulents and cacti grow super fast. I haven’t been able to prove my theory, but there have been […]

Be a Renegade Gardener & Make these Paper Seed Bombs

This blog was originally created for the Pop Shop America Enews in 2013 by Houston Makerspace. These Paper Seed Bombs aren’t just for renegade gardening! They also make super cute wedding gifts or gifts for just about anytime. There are several different methods to making seed bombs, all of which have their own merits. Here’s […]

The 12 Most Gorgeous Flower Crown DIYs

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I will never tire of flower crowns. They are perfect for summer and full of boho fun. Lately, I’ve been seeing more and more different and unusual flower crowns – barrettes, crowns with succulents, crowns with baby’s breath, and lots of other super cute ideas. Here’s my top picks of Flower Crown DIY’s in 12 […]

How to Care for Succulent Terrariums & Indoor Cactus Gardens

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This blog may contain affiliate links.  We talk about terrariums A LOT. Here’s how to care for Succulent Terrariums long term. This blog post is specifically for people that have had their terrariums for a few months. If you are just getting started, check out our blog post about how to build a succulent terrarium […]

Cutest Ever Animal Planters

Fox Planter Handmade Ceramics | Cute Terrariums | Handmade Ceramics | Made in the USA

1. White Cat Planter by Sk Happy Shopping, Sold But we Found these on Etsy $15.00 2. Sam the T Rex Planter by Plaid Pigeon, Etsy $20 3. Mini Owl Planter by Cottage & Sprout, Etsy $15 4. Spirit Animal Planter by Luna Patchouli, Etsy $12.50 5. Ring in the Evening Keepsake Box by Streamline, Modcloth on Sale! […]

How to Make a Succulent Terrarium | Glass Terrarium

Terrariums Video Still | Title Screen for How to Make a Succulent Terrarium Instructional Video by Pop Shop America

I love having green all around me, especially when I’m indoors. That’s why I have a succulent terrarium in every single room in my house! Terrariums are indoor gardens that are remarkably easy to care for especially when you find the right plants that work for you. In this DIY, we used cacti and succulents […]

What to Plant in Zone 9 this Spring

What to plant in zone 9 in spring - gardening for Houston

The time has come. We’ve had the last of our cold fronts and it’s time to admit that the Houston summer is upon us. So let’s turn lemons into lemonade. Or better yet, let’s plant a lemon tree so that we can have lots of lemons in the future. Here are some of our favorite […]

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