Cori Sears

Cori is wearing a black shirt and jeans, holding a large cactus, and smiling in front of large cacti behind her.

Cori lives in Ontario, Canada and is a freelance writer, digital marketing guru, and houseplant enthusiast. Born into a plant-loving household, Cori spent the majority of her life learning how to care for both indoor and outdoor plants. Limited only by the size of her apartment, Cori is on a mission to transform her urban apartment into an indoor jungle, one houseplant at a time.


  • Almost 10 years experience caring for houseplants
  • Contributed houseplant content to The Spruce since October 2019


Cori has several years of experience in the content creation and digital marketing space, with a fierce passion for houseplants and houseplant care. Writing for The Spruce since October 2019, she is excited to be sharing her knowledge and expertise of houseplants with The Spruce community. 


Cori has an Honors B.A in Sociology and Marketing from the University of Guelph, with a Certificate in Environmental Citizenship.

Education: University of Guelph
Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Title: Contributing Writer

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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