Gardening

Which Flowers to Plant in Spring
Which Flowers to Plant in Spring
Gardening
Spring is when everything comes to life including your garden which starts to bloom in a rainbow of colours, with flowers you have planted in autumn. To enjoy such beauty later on as well, during early autumn, you will need to start preparing by ...

Gardening With Hay Bale
Gardening With Hay Bale
Gardening
Gardening with hay bale means you use leaves, long stems and seeds which have been cut, dried and baled up instead of soil. Interesting right? It’s a solution for difficult soil or limited space and it’s also low-cost; all you need is a sunny spo ...

Caring For Black Eyed Susan
Caring For Black Eyed Susan
Gardening
Black Eyed Susan is a wild flower often grown in gardens for their pretty colour, bright yellow or orange with a dark center, low maintenance - they are even drought tolerant, and butterfly attraction. There are different species, most annual, bu ...

Caring For Black-eyed Susan Vine
Caring For Black-eyed Susan Vine
Gardening
The perennial Black-eyed Susan vine is originally from Eastern Africa but its beautiful display of colours has made it famous throughout the world. Its leaves are heart or arrow shaped and it bears soft, cream, yellow, orange or white flowers wit ...

Caring For a Bonsai Tree
Caring For a Bonsai Tree
Gardening
The art of bonsai is a Chinese way of appreciating nature, by growing miniaturized trees and shrubs, small enough to grow in shallow pots. Bonsai have become more and more popular as a decoration choice because of the elegant look it gives to the ...

Taking Care of a Juniper Bonsai
Taking Care of a Juniper Bonsai
Gardening
Bonsai are miniaturized trees or shrubs and the juniper bonsai is one of the easiest to take care of and recommended for beginners. The juniper bonsai is essentially the small version of a juniper tree, a conifer, and there are many species of ju ...

About The Thimbleberry Plant
About The Thimbleberry Plant
Gardening
The Thimbleberry plant is a fast growing shrub with large palmate leaves, pale in colour on the backside; during autumn the leaves turn deep orange and the plant bears fruit starting its second year. This shrub is highly appreciated for its st ...

Why choose Dieffenbachia plant?
Why choose Dieffenbachia plant?
Gardening
Dieffenbachia is a plant that originates from the tropical climate and from the arum family. It comes from regions like Columbia, Costa Rica, Mexico, and Brazil. Another name is dumb cane and comes from the poisonous sap of the plant. The most us ...

Caring For Ornamental Grass
Caring For Ornamental Grass
Gardening
There are many types of ornamental grasses on the market to choose from and they have become more and more popular because of the low maintenance and the natural look it gives, complementing any trees, shrubs or flowers you might already have. ...

About The Purple Leaf Plum Tree
About The Purple Leaf Plum Tree
Gardening
Prunus cerasifera is a popular choice for gardening enthusiasts and landscapers because of its purple foliage and small pale pink or white flowers (which are also fragrant!) from February to April. It lives about 20 years and grows up to 15-25 fe ...