The Dodo
June 16, 2015 12:04 pm

This post was written by Lindsey Robertson on The Dodo.

1. Springtime is an ideal season for cat plants.

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2. Cat plants can add a nice touch to any doorstep …

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3. … or windowsill!

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4. Don’t crowd your cat plants — unless they’re in need of some cuddles.

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5. A cat plant will require plenty of shade …

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6. … But a few rays of sunshine are necessary for optimal basking opportunities.

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7. Cat plants are lazy sometimes. Just roll with it.

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8. Be careful to not mislabel your cat plant. That is not a lemon tree, obvs!

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9. Proper grooming will ensure your cat plant blooms magnificently.

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10. Try to not startle your cat plant. They may flee their pot, and then you’ll be back at square one.

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11. With a little elbow grease, you may find yourself with multiple cat plants!

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12. Probably don’t water them, though. It doesn’t always go well.

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13. Coziness is very important for a happy cat plant.

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14. Talking to your cat plant can help their growth. Don’t worry if they look at you like you’re an idiot.

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15. A tasteful cat plant can spice up any boring foyer!

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16. Your cat plant may doze occasionally. This is normal.

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17. If your cat plant assumes the doughnut position, you’re doing something right.

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18. Your cat plant may end up being quite voluptuous, so make sure you choose a spacious pot.

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19. The cat plant may try to muscle out your other plants. Sadly, there is no way to avoid this.

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20. Given the right pot placement and environment, your cat plant should be ready to flourish!

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21. Be careful though — cat plants can be sneaky. Watch your back.

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