Gardening

Planting Heliotrope Seeds
Planting Heliotrope Seeds
Gardening
There are over 200 species of Heliotrope flowers and they are all sweet-smelling and turn to face the sun as the day progresses. One of the most popular heliotrope plants is the South American perennial shrub (also known as “cheery pie” plant) wh ...

Planting Crocus Bulbs
Planting Crocus Bulbs
Gardening
Crocus flowers are some of the most beautiful flowers round; they are perennial and bloom early announcing the arrival of spring – there are also fall flowering Crocus. It’s of small stature (reaching maximum 6 inches), the blooms are cup-shaped ...

Planting Daffodil Bulbs
Planting Daffodil Bulbs
Gardening
The English poet William Wordsworth was fascinated by the stunning yellow flowers of the daffodil and many others before and after him, adorning their gardens with the pretty trumpet shaped blooms which come in bright yellow, white, orange, cream ...

How to Grow Daylilies?
How to Grow Daylilies?
Gardening
Daylilies are one of the most popular perennial flowering plants, used in homes, gardens and landscapes throughout the world, appreciated for their beautiful, vibrantly coloured flowers. They bloom from spring to winter, depending on how cold the ...

Planting Clivia Seeds
Planting Clivia Seeds
Gardening
Clivia flowers are monocot flowering plants, with stunning bright orange blooms that can warm up any corner of your garden or house. Propagation is done through seeds and it is very important they are treated properly otherwise it will reflect in ...

Planting Allium Bulbs
Planting Allium Bulbs
Gardening
Although mostly regarded as vegetables, the allium family contains some ornamental flowering plants as well, known as “onion flowers”, appreciated for their beautiful colours; planted in flower beds, edges or flower rugs they look stunning. Each ...

Planting Angel Trumpet Seeds
Planting Angel Trumpet Seeds
Gardening
Angel trumpet is a beautiful fragrant white flowering plant, with trumpet-shaped blooms, native to Brazil, and grown by many gardening enthusiasts. It’s also known as thorn apple because its fruit are covered with spines. Some parts of the plant ...

Understanding The Life Cycle of a Flowering Plant
Understanding The Life Cycle of a Flowering Plant
Gardening
Flowering plants, called angiosperms, are the favorite ornamental choices for most people because of the colour, fragrance and visitors (birds, bees and butterflies) they bring to your garden. Plants which bear flowers have roots, which absorb ...

Caring For Mountain Laurel Shrubs
Caring For Mountain Laurel Shrubs
Gardening
Mountain laurel shrubs are very popular ornamental plants because of their glossy evergreen foliage and clustered spring flowers, ideal for cold weather regions. They are low maintenance and can even be used as borders or hedges because they grow ...

Growing Honeysuckle
Growing Honeysuckle
Gardening
Honeysuckle is one of the most popular plants, with the Lonicera sempervirens leading the way, as they are low maintenance and very appealing ; they can grow as vines or shrubs, and as shrubs they make excellent hedges. They’re very ornamental wi ...