Category Archives: Tips & tricks

PLANTS THAT REPEL SNAKE

While interactions with snakes can be quite uncommon depending on how deep in the concrete jungle you live, they are certainly not outside the realm of possibility given how fast human beings are eroding their habitats, leaving them with not much space to move around in. In the scenario you live in an area frequented […]

FOODS YOU CAN REGROW YOURSELF FROM YOUR KITCHEN SCRAP

Given the situation pertaining to the availability of food around the world, prices have been skyrocketing. What if we told you that you can have an unlimited supply of healthy, homegrown food without spending the cash all over again? Don’t throw away the scraps yet! Here’s how you can go about using them to replenish […]

BEST SHOES FOR GARDENING

Gardening is all about getting down and dirty, and when you’re in the midst of nature, you better be prepared for a rough and tumble. Unless one has indoor gardening set up inside their home, supplemented these days by modern indoor gardening kits, they’d need to protect their feet as gardens have a reputation of […]

Experiments with Sun Tea

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 container you use to make sun tea should be clear, to allow the sun’s […]

Best Herbs to Grow for Tea

Herbal teas are a gentle way to include healing herbs in your everyday routine. It can be very relaxing to sit down and drink a freshly-steeped cup of tea, especially if you have grown the tea ingredients right in your own backyard! The best part about growing your own herbal tea is that herbs are […]

Best Air Purifying Plants for Your Home in 2021

Houseplants are natural air purifiers, cost-effective and therapeutic. Plants are also known to increase mood and productivity, enhance concentration and memory, reduce stress and fatigue. To give your home a healthy breath of fresh air, here is our list of the best air-purifying plants and where to place them 1. ENGLISH IVY This easy-growing perennial […]

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 […]

Gardening Trends to Dig Into in 2021

With everything going on in the world, many people are discovering the solace that comes from gardening and adding green to their lives, and experienced gardeners are diving deeper into their gardening activities and trying new things. So without further ado, here are the following gardening activities that are expected to be popular during 2021 More […]

Ways to Decorate Your Home with Plants

A plant-filled home is a happy home. When it comes to decorating with plants, there’s no shortage of ideas for making them part of your decor, be it a tall leafy tree in the living room or an arrangement of low-light plants and cacti for your office. But knowing what greenery to bring in and […]

Indoor Gardening Tips for Thriving Houseplants

Indoor plants have multiple benefits, from stress reduction to air purification, to aesthetics. Keeping a plant alive may seem daunting. But it’s very possible to get plants to grow and thrive indoors! Here are some tips to help you out. Since you’ll be growing indoors, it’s important to consider the conditions of your gardening space. […]