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I'm a freelance writer and editor living and working in Chicago. I create web content, marketing copy, weird fiction, and sketch comedy. Ever since I was a little kid working in the garden with my mother and grandmother, I've loved helping green things grow.
Golden vs. Hawaiian Pothos: Which is Which? Can You Tell Them Apart?
Pothos plants come in all kinds of interesting varieties. Some of them are very different, while others are so similar that many people can’t tell them apart. The “Golden vs.…
Why Golden Pothos Can Revert And How To Keep It Colorful
Why is your Golden Pothos not golden anymore? Many plants can lose their attractive patterns when all-green leaves replace the brilliant splashes of color in their foliage. This process is…
9 Most Likely Reasons Your Pothos Leaves Are Turning Yellow
Its name may mean “Golden Pothos”, but you don’t want your Epipremnum Aureum to get too yellow. Leaves turning sickly yellow on a plant can be an important indicator that…
7 Possible Reasons Your Pothos Isn’t Vining and Trailing
You wanted a Pothos plant overflowing with lush, trailing vines, but what you have looks more like a bushy nest of leaves. What’s stopping your Devil’s Ivy from forming those…
Which Type of Pothos Do You Have? Identifying Common and Rare Pothos Varieties
You have a Pothos plant, but you’re not sure which kind it is. Maybe you got a cutting from a friend who isn’t sure about the plant’s ID. Or maybe…
Meet the Cebu Blue Pothos: Care, Identification, and Common Questions
Images are from Etsy Seller IJustShippedMyPlants. The Cebu Blue Pothos has been getting a lot of attention lately for its distinctive silvery-blue color and elegant leaves. However, not everyone knows…
Marble Queen or Snow Queen Pothos: How Are They Different? Which Is Best?
The Snow Queen and the Marble Queen are two of the most boldly colorful Pothos varieties. The differences between them can be hard to identify with certainty, though. Some people…
How To Keep Marble Queen Pothos White and Not Reverting
You want your Marble Queen Pothos to stay variegated – those sprays of creamy white and minty green are what give your plant its unique style. However, variegated plants don’t…
6 Reasons It Might Be Time to Prune Your Pothos
Most plants, Pothos included, need to be trimmed back from time to time. But how do you know that time has come? And why is it necessary? In this post,…
6 Easy Ways to Make Your Pothos Fuller and Bushier This Year
Pothos plants can grow delightfully bushy with the right kind of care. But if you leave them to their own devices or skimp on certain growth requirements, they can wind…