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Marijke Puts

Marijke Puts

Marijke Puts, a plant enthusiast from the Netherlands with a Communication Science degree. As a certified master gardener, Marijke's heart is in houseplants and gardening. Her deep love for greenery extends beyond cultivation, as she intuitively understands the intricate needs of each plant.

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Marijke Puts

Marijke Puts has Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Science and is from The Netherlands. She has a certified master gardener and loves everything about houseplants and gardening.

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