Do Plants Grow Better Indoors in Summer or Winter?

Indoor plants grow better in the summer than in the winter. During the summer, the increased hours of light and warmer temperatures cause plants to produce new growth. Inside houseplants do not require fertilizer during the winter.

Keywords: houseplant growth, indoor growth, summer growth

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Karen Carter has spent the last three years working as a technology specialist in the public school system. This position included hardware/software installation, customer support, and writing training manuals. She also spent four years as a newspaper editor/reporter at the Willapa Harbor Herald.