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Shop Update - Late Summer 2022

Posted by Amy Bellfoy on

Shop Update - Late Summer 2022

Wondering what is happening at Amy's Little Plant Shop as we gear up for fall?  We have so many fun offerings right now, I thought it might be a good idea to put them all in one place!  Yoga in the Shop Simply Yoga Rockland is offering yoga classes on Wednesday and Thursday evenings at 7:30 PM.  The classes are $15 each or $12 each if you purchase a bundle. If you would like register, you can either send Alex a message through her Facebook Page or send her an email at alex@simplyyogarockland.ca.  Sundays at the Shop - Repot with...

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Propagating is for sharing!

Posted by Caryne Nakashoji on

Propagating is for sharing!

Written by Caryne Nakashoji from Burrowed by Caryne I love plants.  I love them so much that I want as many as possible but sometimes I just don’t have the extra cash or I simply want my plants to look more full and lush. Some plants are SUPER EASY to propagate.  My personal favourites are Philodendrons, Begonia's and Pothos plants.  They trail beautifully and can easily be cut to propagate.  The trick is to know how to cut the plant to ensure it has a nod to grow new roots. Propagating your plants is also a great way to share...

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5 EASY TO CARE FOR PLANTS TO HELP YOU START YOUR INDOOR JUNGLE

Posted by Caryne Nakashoji on

5 EASY TO CARE FOR PLANTS TO HELP YOU START YOUR INDOOR JUNGLE

The following 5 plants are from my own plant collection.  These are plants that I find easy to care for, as well as super easy to propagate.   What does propagate mean?  Well, you’ll have to wait until my JUNE 2021 blog post to find out. In the meantime, here is my top 5 favourite plants to care for and some easy to follow guidelines to help care for these plants.  All of these plants are super easy to grow, low-light tolerant and super easy to propagate.  They can all be purchased at Amy’s Little Plant Shop as well! Spider Plant...

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PLANTS + MENTAL HEALTH = CALM

Posted by Amy Bellfoy on

PLANTS + MENTAL HEALTH = CALM

Hi, my name is Caryne and I am the maker and creator at Burrowed by Caryne.  I first met Amy when her little plant shop was still being run out of her home.  I’ve purchased many plants from her and she is truly a lovely soul. I suffer from major anxiety, postpartum depression and PTSD. If I had known 5 years ago how much plants could/would help me, I would have learned to care for plants a LONG time ago. Before the pandemic hit, I had already started collecting a few plants (spider plant, African violet, money tree and a...

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Top 5 reasons to gift a plant

Posted by Amy Bellfoy on

Top 5 reasons to gift a plant

Whether they’re celebrating a holiday, a new home, or even a going through a bad week, gifting a plant can be the perfect way to brighten someone’s day. They also provide long-term health benefits, from clean air to mindfulness and relaxation. When you send a plant gift, you’re sending years of beauty, companionship, and care. Did you know? We also deliver! Here are five reasons to consider a plant gift. 1. It’s versatile Matching a person to the right plant can be overwhelming. Plant gifts can fit any aesthetic and complement any personality. Gift a new homeowner the popular monstera deliciosa to...

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