Category Archives: Guide to gardening

How to Keep Your Indoor Plants Watered While on Vacation

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Going out of town can be stressful, especially if you’re going a long distance. You’ve probably forgotten how to water the lovely houseplants and healthy fruit and vegetable garden you’ve worked so hard to grow by the time you get your bags packed, kids in the vehicle, pet care organized, and travel plans sorted. But […]

Top 5 Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas for Beginners

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Maintaining a beautiful home garden is a lot of labor, but with these great gardening techniques, you can work more efficiently—and put less burden on your wallet. Start with healthy soil in your garden – for nutrient-rich planting beds, work in compost, manure, or dried peat moss. The amended soil is lighter, drains better, is […]

EXTRAORDINARY WAYS TO DISPLAY YOUR PLANTS

You have a lot of options when it comes to interior design. One idea is keeping plants indoors. They improve the visual appeal of your residence and offer it an exquisite yet modest appearance. We will look at some unusual and innovative methods to showcase your indoor plants. Make a statement from the start – […]

GARDEN LIME AND ITS USES

Garden lime is an incredible booster to one’s gardening aspirations, making the soil healthier by raising its pH levels.  It’s quite underrated actually, and we wanted to bring forth the many positives it brings to the table. Use garden lime to reduce the acidity of the soil. Don’t add too much garden lime to the […]

SIGNS YOUR HOUSEPLANTS NEED TO BE REPOTTED

Needless to say, house plants are pretty much family, and plant parents all over the world tend to them and nurture them with abundant love in their hearts. Sometimes, however, there can come a point in the house plant’s life cycle where it needs to find a new home to sink its roots into and […]

PLANT HANGING HACKS THAT WON’T DAMAGE YOUR CEILING OR WALL

The biggest reason people shy away from hanging plants or growing plants that need to hang is that they cause damage to ceilings or walls over time. However, this shouldn’t keep you from planting those beautiful vines. Here are some hacks for you to avoid damaging your ceilings or walls. Hat/ coat stand – you […]

TIPS FOR URBAN FARMING

Farming isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, and there’s a lot of labor involved usually. Results aren’t guaranteed, and plans can go awry even if you give your all. However, it does not have to be that difficult or uncertain. Here are some urban farming tips for you.  Space – to overcome space issues, you can […]

PLANTS FOR 2022

New year, new possibilities. There’s no doubt that the previous year was difficult on us for obvious reasons, with the saving grace probably being our little plant buddies. This year, it’s time to grow the family. Here are a few plants you can look into planting this year.  Peace lily – an easy to care […]

FLOATING PLANTS FOR YOUR FRESHWATER POND AND AQUARIUMS

While planting in pots is conventional practice, did you know that there are floating plants that can make a home in your freshwater ponds and aquariums, adding a wonderful ecosystem for the life in them to thrive? Here are some great picks for you! Red root floaters – it is a bright and eye-catching floating […]

TOP 5 BALCONY PLANTS

Who doesn’t like a scenic view from their balcony? However, it’s probably no fun doing so all alone! Why not get yourself a plant buddy who can not only beautify your garden but also become a perennial friend to you? Here are five balcony plants you can consider planting.  Spider plant – one of the […]