Plant experts Floom show us how to handle your cacti without the ouch.
House plants have been trending in interiors for some time now, and your own array of succulents may well include a cactus or two (ranking high on the ‘less likely to die’ list). According to plant experts Floom, “ideally you should be repotting your cactus – with some nutritious fresh soil – roughly once every year, to let important root formations flourish.” But how do you swerve getting stung by those sharp spines? The Floom folk show us their simple but oh-so effective solution: kitchen sponges, paired up like protective tongs. Grab, go, grow.
Article written by: Natalie Wall