Category Archives: Tips from the Plant Doctor

Use this archive of plant tip blog posts from the Ambius Plant Doctor to practice your green thumb indoors and in the garden.

Plant Profile: Metallica Palm

The Ambius Plant Doctor highlights Metallica Palm, Chamaedorea metallica, as a hardy indoor plant that will thrive in most interior environments, be it a home or business.

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How Plants Reduce Noise Levels Indoors

Office Plants

How do plants reduce noise levels in offices and other indoor spaces? Matt Kostelnick, Sr. Hortoculturist at Ambius, explains how our green friends do it.

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Plant Doctor: How Plants Increase Humidity in Buildings

Plant Doctor: How Plants Increase Humidity in Buildings

Learn why indoor plants can help increase humidity levels in buildings and why that is a benefit to people.

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Plant Doctor: The Root of the Problem

Roots of a Plant

The problems many plants face both outdoors and indoors starts with the roots. Horticulturalist Matt Kostelnick explains how to examine the roots of a plants for issues.

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Plant Doctor: Why Do My Indoor Plants Stretch & Lose Color?

Etiolated Spanish Bluebells

Have you ever wondered why plants sometimes become leggy, long, and lose color? Discover the reasons behind this common plant behavior known as etiolation.

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