The premise of Feng Shui (that we, and everything around us, is invested with energy) might sound out-there, but even the most cynical of us have inexplicable feelings about the places we inhabit. And as a philosophy that has been used for more millennia, surely Feng Shui has something to teach us.
The Australian Chestnut has been one of our favourite subscription plants, and we've loved seeing them settle into their new homes. It was a difficult decision because we've seen a lot of plant joy on Instagram, but we were so impressed with this un-boxing that we knew we had a clear winner.
They're questions oft-typed into google: 'can a plant eat a human?' and 'how do carnivorous plants work?' The answer to the former is 'not as far as we know,' but the latter is a little more complicated.
Harvesting aloe gel is super easy and a great way to wind down. We promise you'll never want to buy the shop-bought stuff again!
Aloes are well-known wonders among succulents. Inside their fronds is a gel that has been used in treatments and medicines for millennia.