Check out my latest entry at Aiming Low – "Potato Plants Won’t Bring Stanley Back, But I Can Try, Can’t I?":
I get this urge every couple of years to try to keep plants again. A couple of my charges have lasted for about a year, but most of them die within the first couple of weeks. I’ve killed spider plants and succulents and cacti and African violets. If it’s alive but without feet, it’s a goner. It’s like I’m prejudiced against the non-mobile.