How to Germinate Aster Seeds

How to Germinate Aster Seeds

Asters are beautiful ornamental plants that are used to beautify any home or any environment. However, have you ever considered them in your local store and found them to be too expensive? Well then, this article is for you. Here, you will be guided on how you could grow your Aster plant without it costing … Read more

Baby Blue Eyes Flower

Baby Blue Eyes Flower

Flowers are an important part of life, if only for the aesthetic and fragrance that they offer, most flowers are seasonal and are much more important and valuable for that. Some are native to only a few particular areas and have been exported to other places to enable others enjoy the looks of them. One … Read more

Cordyline: Problems, Pests, Diseases and Solutions

Cordyline: Problems, Pests, Diseases and Solutions

Cordyline Australis, or simply cabbage palm, is a plant popularly grown in many gardens across the United Kingdom and across America. It is usually grown usually due to its evergreen nature and its resemblance to palm trees. Depending on the varieties, the sun loving plants attains a height that ranges from 3- 20m (10ft – … Read more

How to Care for Conifers – Feeding Requirements You should Know

Conifer plants are arboreous, gymnosperous seed plants which are spread across most of the planet. Due to their evergreen nature and ecological importance, gardeners and home owners around the world seek to grow these woody plants. Some facts worth noting before choosing conifers includes; Although conifers provide the world with its tallest, largest and thickest … Read more

Aloe Flowering, How to Grow Aloe Vera

Aloe Flowering, How to Grow Aloe Vera

If you have ever come across a green, gray-green plant in the shape of an inverted V (^) with tiny spikes (serrated margins) along its curves, then you’ve probably seen an ‘Aloe Vera‘ plant. Its leaves are lanced-shaped meaning that they start off a little wide and taper off to a point. The leaves are … Read more

Brown Conifers Problem – Causes & What to Do About It

Brown Conifers Problems

Conifer trees are an attractive and lush addition to any garden. So when brown conifer problems arise, what can you do? Once you notice its green cones turning brown, what solutions are available to you? And how can you prevent this from happening in the future? In this article, I will be discussing all the … Read more

How To Grow African Violets

How To Grow African Violets

African Violets are flowering plants with small sizes and beautiful blooms from the Genus Saintpaulia under the family Gesneriaceae and are usually used as ornamental plants. Contrary to its name, its colours vary, ranging from lavender, violet to blue, pink, white. Though, blue and purple appear to be the dominant colour in species. Unlike other … Read more

Beginners’ Guide To Allotments, How to Start One

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What do you picture when you think of allotments? My best guess is an overwhelming amount of harvest in multiple bags. You may need to hire a truck to help you get them home. Definitely, your dream can become a reality, but not before you work your butt off to make it happen. This guide … Read more

Tips for Gardening in Small Spaces

gardening in small spaces

Everyone has different reasons for starting a garden, whether it is for enjoying fresh fruits and vegetables or the joy of owning a beautiful outdoor space. The problem is that most people in urban and suburban areas find it hard to own a garden because they think their space is limited. This is an unnecessary … Read more

Allotment Tips And Tricks

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If you happen to be a green-horn or newbie in the business of food gardening, you may or may not have heard of ‘allotment’[1], what it’s all about and what it means for a food gardener. You are reading the right article if you have no idea what allotment means. Of course, while it has … Read more