Publisher: Harry N. Abrams (published in March 19, 2019)
Language: English
Paperback: 208 pages
ISBN-10: 1419732390
ISBN-13: 978-1419732393

What can you learn from this book?

  • Covers all the basics of growing house plants, from finding the right light, to everyday care like watering and aerating. Really like how Cheng uses the Science approach to explain plant care in a logical way. It’s all about balancing!
  • Cheng’s personal stories about maintaining and propagating different plants, such as the popular species like Monstera, Peace Lily, Snake Plant to ZZ Plant…

About the author


Darryl Cheng, a home gardener, photographer, engineer, and business analyst, who currently lives in Toronto. Cheng started off with House Plant Journal as a way to document the life of his houseplants and make detailed observations on their growth, changes, decline, and in some cases, death.