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Who we are

Founded in 2015 by Suyash and Ralph Astley, BalconyGardenWeb is your go-to resource for all things container gardening, houseplants, flowers, and succulents. We started this platform with a vision: to fill the void of quality content available for container gardeners. Today, we’ve become a leader in unique content creation within the niche.

Our mission

Our primary goal is to serve comprehensive, well-researched content to gardeners looking to spruce up their indoor spaces with thriving plants. We’re constantly innovating with unique content ideas to provide value to our readers. Don’t believe us? Our massive Pinterest following speaks for itself.

Our team

Suyash Sharma

Chief Editor and Strategy Director

Suyash is a Master Gardener and the Chief Editor and Strategy Director at BalconyGardenWeb.com. With over 10 years of hands-on experience, he specializes in houseplants, container gardening, and succulents. His vast expertise in growing plants makes him an authority in the field of houseplants.

Ralph Astley

Senior Editor

Ralph Astley, a retired resident of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an expert in outdoor plants and arboriculture. With a wealth of knowledge acquired over years of hands-on gardening, Ralph has become a trusted authority in the care and cultivation of outdoor plants and trees. His well-crafted articles and social media contributions have made him a go-to source for plant enthusiasts.

What sets us apart

We’re not just another gardening blog. Our creative and one-of-a-kind content ideas have set industry standards, inspiring many to follow our lead. We take pride in our unique voice, and we continually strive to be ahead of the curve.

Content & services

From the essentials of container gardening to the aesthetics of flower arrangements, our focus remains wide yet precise. Although we don’t offer products or workshops currently, stay tuned for exciting offerings in the pipeline.

Our audience

With an impressive 25 million page views last year, our audience primarily hails from the USA, UK, and Canada. However, our reach is global, with content applicable to gardeners from all walks of life. Our social media presence is nothing short of remarkable—2.6 million Pinterest followers, 332,000 likes on Facebook, and 74,000 YouTube subscribers can’t be wrong.

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Our future

We’re in this for the long haul. With plans to expand our audience base and introduce expert-reviewed content, we aim to continue being an indispensable resource for millions of gardeners worldwide.

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Your Trust, Our Priority

As we continue to grow and evolve, our primary focus remains on providing you with accurate, reliable, and inclusive content that meets your needs and answers your questions. Your trust is invaluable to us, and we aim to earn it with every article, guide, and piece of advice we offer.

An Invitation to Engage

We welcome feedback and encourage our readers to be part of this ongoing process. Whether it’s a question about a plant’s care, a suggestion for topics you’d like to see covered, or constructive criticism about our content, we’re here to listen.

Building a Better Tomorrow, Together

At BalconyGardenWeb, we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to create a space that brings them joy, whether it’s a lush balcony garden or a cozy, well-designed living room. Together, with you as our reader and us as your trusted resource, we’re not just sharing information; we’re building a community rooted in the love of home and garden.

Thank you for allowing us to be part of your home and gardening journey. We look forward to serving you with excellence for many years to come.

Contact us

We’re Here to Help

Your feedback and inquiries are important to us. Whether you have a question, comment, or suggestion, we want to hear from you.

Reach Us by Email

For the most prompt response, please email us at talk (at) balconygardenweb.com. Our team checks this inbox regularly and will get back to you as soon as possible.

Postal Address

If you prefer traditional mail, you can send your correspondence to:

938 Annapolis Road Philadelphia, PA 19114, USA

We are also reachable here – +1 (267) 7037006

For a complete list of ways to connect with us, please visit our Contact Us Page.

We look forward to hearing from you and are always ready to assist you with your home and garden needs.