Most houseplants survive dry better than wet. Be particularly careful not to over-water if your houseplants are in a pot or decorative container without drainage where the water is not able to drain from the pot.
January is a good time to pick out some houseplants and green up your life.
Rodd Moesel serves on the Oklahoma Horticulture Industrial Council and the Oklahoma State University agriculture dean's advisory committee. Email garden and landscape questions to email@example.com.