Category Archives: Plant ecosystem

PLACES TO VISIT IF YOU LOVE PLANTS

We all have serene dreams of being in the lap of nature from time to time. There’s no place quite like indulging oneself in the lushness of mother nature. However, owing to rampant industrialization, lush spaces are beginning to disappear and might continue to disappear in the time to come. Not to worry, there’s still […]

FUN PLANT ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS

You might have heard the tale of “The Selfish Giant”. If you don’t, it was basically about a giant that kept his beautiful garden to himself and wouldn’t let kids enter cause he felt that they’d ruin the garden. When the children stopped coming, his garden shrunk up and started dying. That’s when he realized […]

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 […]

HOW MUCH TO PLANT PER PERSON FOR A YEAR’S WORTH OF FOOD

There’s no doubting the many virtues of home-growing your own food. Not only do you get to eat fresh and healthy, but you actually end up making something of an economical choice in the long scheme of things. Just like one would have a vague idea as to how much produce one needs to fulfill […]

COMPANION PLANTING

They say two is better than one, and by most accounts, they’d be right. The adage applies all the same to some plants, who can form symbiotic relationships the sort which can help them both thrive. Here are some companion planting combinations you can take a look at!  Dill and cabbage – dill benefits the […]

EASY VINE PLANTS TO TAKE CARE OF

Being a plant parent is not a walk in the park. You have pulled the hard yards and make sure that your plants have enough space and tendering. Vine plants can be a bit complicated, as they have very specific requirements as to how they can be kept, and need something to latch onto and […]

FLOWERS THAT ATTRACT HUMMINGBIRDS

The Hummingbird is gorgeous, to say the least. These little wonders can add that extra sparkle to any garden they visit, and they are incredibly adorable! That’s reasoning enough for you to want them to visit you, yes! You’d be wondering what is the best way to meet and befriend these amazing birds. Well, we’ve […]