Grow in the Dark

How to Choose and Care for Low-Light Houseplants

Lisa Eldred Steinkopf
AUD $32.99

Grow in the Dark puts the spotlight on 50 of the best houseplants you can grow in your dim or dark apartment. Author Lisa Eldred-Steinkopf, known as the Houseplant Guru, shares the knowledge she’s gained tending to her own personal jungle of over 1,000 houseplants.

In Grow in the Dark, houseplant guru Lisa Eldred-Steinkopf shares her expert knowledge on the 50 best houseplants to grow in dimly lit spaces.

Having a south-facing window doesn’t always guarantee you the best light to grow plants—especially if your window faces an alley or a tree-lined street. What’s the point of growing an urban jungle if tall buildings are blocking all your sunshine? This compact guide, designed to look as good on your shelf as it is useful, will help you learn how to make the most of your light so you can reap the physical and emotional benefits of living with plants.

Detailed profiles include tips on watering your plants just right, properly potting them, and troubleshooting pests and diseases. You’ll also learn which plants are safe to keep around your pets.

Whether you live in a shady top-floor apartment or a dungeon-y garden level, this book will help you grow your plant collection to its healthiest for its Instagram debut.

Author bio:

Lisa Eldred Steinkopf is The Houseplant Guru, who features all things houseplants on her blog, She harbors well over 1,000 houseplants in her home.

Category: Lifestyle
ISBN: 9780760364512
Publisher: Quarto US
Imprint: Cool Springs Press
Pub Date: May 2019
Page Extent: 160
Format: Hard Cover
Subject: Gardening: plants