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How To Grow A Dog Plant

Who cares about fancy flowers with hard to pronounce names? Here's how to grow your own adorable dog plant. You don't need to have a green thumb to look after one of these. All you need is love and flower pots!

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Pick your plant

Pick a young dog plant and a flower pot. Place the puppy green inside it and add potting mix.
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Pick a young dog plant and a flower pot. Place the puppy green inside it and add potting mix.

Make sure you do it the right way. You don't want the roots to be outside or your doggy plant might runaway. With the pot.
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Make sure you do it the right way. You don't want the roots to be outside or your doggy plant might runaway. With the pot.

Experiment with arrangements

You can try planting more than one of these adorable canine greens in one container. Just make sure the pot is big enough.
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You can try planting more than one of these adorable canine greens in one container. Just make sure the pot is big enough.

You might just go at it and plant a whole garden with these. They sure look magnificent!
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You might just go at it and plant a whole garden with these. They sure look magnificent!

Try companion planting

You can try companion planting with the dog plant. It will fir perfectly with any green in your garden. Who knows, they might become best budies and the canine specie will protect its leafy buddy?
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You can try companion planting with the dog plant. It will fir perfectly with any green in your garden. Who knows, they might become best budies and the canine specie will protect its leafy buddy?

They grow up so fast

Before you realize it, your canine plant will be all grown up and blooming. Sometimes they don't look as adorable as when you potted them, but they still look amazing.
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Before you realize it, your canine plant will be all grown up and blooming. Sometimes they don't look as adorable as when you potted them, but they still look amazing.

Remember to transplant

Don't forget to change pots when the doggy green gets bigger. Otherwise you'll have to deal with a big mees. These plan species can free some space by digging out the soil from the container.
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Don't forget to change pots when the doggy green gets bigger. Otherwise you'll have to deal with a big mees. These plan species can free some space by digging out the soil from the container.

Protect from harsh weather conditions

Don't leave these plants outside in the summer. They can't tolerate the sun and will dry out fast if you leave them for too long.
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Don't leave these plants outside in the summer. They can't tolerate the sun and will dry out fast if you leave them for too long.

The same goes for rainy days. If you can't bring your puppy green indoors, at least provide some shelter.
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The same goes for rainy days. If you can't bring your puppy green indoors, at least provide some shelter.

Enjoy!

Enjoy your dog plant as much as you can. Take pictures of it, show it to your friends, what ever you can think of and what ever you want.
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Enjoy your dog plant as much as you can. Take pictures of it, show it to your friends, what ever you can think of and what ever you want.

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