Over-Watering Plants: Don’t Drown Your Plants With Too Much Water

All living things need both water and air to survive and thrive. For this reason, your plants must be able to breathe both above and below the soil level. Over-watering plants stop plants from … [Read more...]

How To Get Rid Of Spider Mites Infestation (3 Organic Remedies)

Here's the deal on getting rid of Spider Mites! Every gardener needs to understand that they may be small, but spider mites can be very damaging to your plants as they suck the life out of … [Read more...]

Lobelia Plant: How To Grow And Care For The Cardinal Flower

The Lobelia (Loh-beel- ee-uh) plant is a favorite garden addition in early spring when the weather is still cool, and its abundant bright flowers help shake off the drear of winter. Lobelia is named … [Read more...]

Lemon Tree: How To Grow Lemon Trees From Seed

There is something about the fresh smell of a flowering lemon tree. Lush, dark green, oval leaves shining in the sunlight. Their fragrant, white blooms, sweet smelling and alluring quality makes one … [Read more...]

Cereus Peruvianus – Night Blooming Cereus – Peruvian Apple

Having plants indoors and giving them the humidity they would really like is another. It's great when you can find a plant that doesn't mind the low humidity, likes it on the dry side and takes up … [Read more...]

7 Simple Solutions For Supercharging Your Garden Growth

Do you want a rich, vibrant garden? This super collection of five items can supercharge your soil and improve garden growth. The solution may be hiding in your kitchen! Discover how fish bones and … [Read more...]

How To Grow and Care For Bougainvillea

Question: My Bougainvillea plants need some help. At the moment the plants are blooming but we will be going out of town, and my "potted bougainvillea" seem to love lots of water. Can I put saucers … [Read more...]

Gardening Hand Tools for Planting and Cultivating

Just how important are garden hand tools? Well, you wouldn’t have much of a garden without them. Hand planting tools constitute the backbone of all gardening... they always have and always will. … [Read more...]

Prayer Plant Care – How To Grow Maranta Leuconeura

Maranta leuconeura is known as the "Prayer Plant." The reason why? Marantas fold their leaves into a huddle at night and go to "sleep." The leaves fold upward like praying hands giving the plant … [Read more...]

Calathea Plant Care For The Home and Landscape

Calathea is a tropical plant also known as the Zebra Plant or Zebrina Plant (Calathea zebrina). These plants are used mainly for their vibrant colorful leaves which include yellow, rose, white, and … [Read more...]