Miscanthus sinensis

Miscanthus Sinensis: The Monarch Of Grasses

Miscanthus Sinensis Miscanthus Sinensis is the monarch of grasses, lending grace and grandeur to any garden; while we're on the subject of garden pests, the chopped-up leaves of most ornamental grasses, including Miscanthus, are useful...
Feeding Plants

Feeding Plants The Natural Way: 9 Recipes

Feeding Plants The Natural Way Did you know there's a whole garden center right by your back door? No, this isn't a shopping-deprived gardener's fantasy brought on by too long in lockdown. All over your house and...
Climate Proof Your Garden

10 Ways To Climate Proof Your Garden

Climate Proof Your Garden With so many of us rediscovering the immediate benefits of gardening during the coronavirus lockdown, it's easy to overlook the long-term climate change crisis. But there are simple steps we can all...

Rosemary Plant: 7 Huge Benefits of Rosemary Tea

Rosemary Plant I thought rosemary’s name would never change. After all, it was first mentioned about 5000 BCE. Rosemary oil was one of the ingredients used by early Egyptians for embalming, while the Ancient Greeks and...

Spinach When To Plant And 12 Key Steps To Success

Spinach I’m not particularly eager to over-hype individual plants, but it has to be said, spinach packs a punch in almost every essential nutritional profile you can imagine. It is an outstanding source of minerals such...
philodendron micans

Philodendron Micans And Other Indoor Types

Philodendron Micans And Other Indoor Types Philodendron Micans, also known as Philodendron hederaceum var. or hederaceum. What makes philodendron micans special is their beautiful velvet finish. In fact, the common name for the philodendron micans is...
How To Start Herb Garden

How To Start Herb Garden: 6 Best Herbs For Cooking

How To Start Herb Garden Herbs can be used to heal, add flavor to food, and are beautiful to look at. As many are also easy to grow, why not add some to your garden. HERBS...
How To Grow Ginger

How To Grow Ginger: Easy 5 Steps To Grow It

How To Grow Ginger Cultivated in tropical areas of Zone 9, common ginger (Zingiber officinale) plants have bamboolike deciduous leaves that grow on slender stems about four feet tall. Ginger needs rich soil with good drainage,...
Lemon Verbena

Lemon Verbena: Try The Refreshing, Citrusy Tang Of Lemon Verbena

Lovely Lemon Verbena Lemon verbena is one of the plants that everyone should have in their garden. This verbena is not a glamorous plant, which is likely why everyone likes it. Surely it is one thing...
Mock Orange

Mock Orange: History And What Sort To Plant

Mock Orange FASHION is as much a fact in gardening as it is in a dress. Plants are in and out of fashion for a bewildering number of reasons or sometimes for no reason at...