houseplants

10 Things to Spend Your Swan Dollars On

10 Things to Spend Your Swan Dollars On

Do you have Swan Dollars lying around? Gather them all up and make a trip to Swansons, because you can use them for up to half of your purchase until July 31st, even on sale items! We decided to put together a short list of items, including plants and other merchandise, that we love and are spending our Swan Dollars on this July. We hope it inspires your Swan Dollar purchases!

A Guide to Succulents & Cacti

A Guide to Succulents & Cacti

Many succulents and cacti have been cultivated to be excellent, slow-growing houseplants that need little care. This guide only touches on few of the many varieties available, but it’s a good place to start if you’re interested in learning more about these fascinating plants.

The 9 Best Low-Light Plants for your Home or Office

The 9 Best Low-Light Plants for your Home or Office

Often, we just don’t have sufficient light indoors to make our plants the happiest they can be. The plants we fall in love with are not always the ones that are well-suited to the spaces we want to put them in, unfortunately. If this sounds all too familiar, then you're in the right place. Let's talk about what I've learned about the plants that are best for low light (most are low maintenance, too)!

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017

There were so many great blog posts on Digging Deeper in 2017 that it was hard to pick our favorites, but here is a selection of 10 posts that were entertaining, informative, and helpful. Enjoy!

In Search Of Cacti: One Woman's Quest For The Perfect Houseplant

In Search Of Cacti: One Woman's Quest For The Perfect Houseplant

Hi, I'm Mollie! In my short tenure as Swansons' indoor plant and pottery buyer, I have had one goal: to find a source for the hot new plant everyone needs for their living room. And that plant is a Cactus! I don't mean just your regular run-of-the-mill cactus in a four-inch pot, no no. I’m talking about big, juicy, tall, spiky cacti that can take your pad from drab to fab (#jungalowstyle, anyone?) in an instant.

Indoor Plants For All Light Levels

Indoor Plants For All Light Levels

The environment the plant is in indoors will determine whether the plant will have the opportunity to thrive and flourish. The "secret" to successfully caring for indoor plants is to mimic the same conditions as their natural habitat. Adequate light is the most important environmental factor in successfully growing plants in our homes. 

Houseplant Selfie Contest!

Houseplant Selfie Contest!

As a part of our Indoor Living Event, we want to see you smile! With your favorite indoor plant, that is. 

We encouraged everyone to share their houseplant selfies on Instagram for a chance to win a $50 Swansons gift certificate. We've had three drawings so far, with one more to go on February 3rd!