Category Archives: Gardening know-hows

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 […]

GROW AN AVOCADO TREE IN A SMALL CONTAINER AT HOME

Avocado is a type of berry, also known as butter fruit or alligator pears. They have a lot of health benefits and hence, one must consider including them in their daily diet. Avocados have a lot of calories and are high in good fat. Avocados also have a lot of vitamins and minerals in them […]

HOW TO GROW BLUEBERRIES IN CONTAINERS

Blueberries are one of the most popular berries and people’s most favorite. They can be used in sweet dishes, beverages, and salads. They also have a lot of health benefits if you eat them daily. They are high in nutrients and low in calories. They have nutrients like fiber, vitamin C, vitamin K, and manganese […]

Experiments with Sun Tea

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Up for a simple and eco-friendly tea? Yes, you heard it right! Rather than boiling water on your stove or heating it up in the microwave, sunlight provides gentle heating that, over time, can brew the tea leaves you’ve selected. The tea has a moderate yet subtle flavor and aroma that can be increased by […]

Beginner’s Guide to Watering Indoor Plants

While some people seem to have a knack for growing healthy houseplants, for the rest of us keeping a cactus alive can feel like a bit of a stretch. Here we share top tips on one of the most important aspects of indoor gardening – how to water your houseplants. These days you can buy […]

Get Your Plants Ready for Spring

As we pack away our winter clothes and prepare for spring, our plants are getting ready too. While in nature, plants work in sync with the seasons to make sure they are ready for the next one, indoor plants need some assistance from their human caregivers. Here are some procedures to follow to make sure […]

Learn How to Pollinate Your Plants like a Bee

You must have probably heard someone complain that their tomato, cucumber, or squash plant’s flowers fall off or fail to set fruit even when fully bloomed? Or their strawberries produce very small deformed fruits. It can be quite astonishing especially when you hear it from someone who’s so much into gardening and strives to provide nearly […]