Gardening

Everyday Gardening

Freesias and Tulips Breeding experiments turned two bulbous plants from different continents into the late-winter- and spring-flowering darlings of gardeners all over the world. Freesias The nose-pleasing blooms we’re able to plant today hale from a genus of 14-16 species of flowering plants in the family Iridaceae, all of which are native to Africa, and […]

Gardening

Get Ready for Winter

April and May are the premier planting months for all colourful winter- and spring-flowering annuals. For a blaze of colour lasting for months, young seedlings need to be planted out during this period. Many gardeners forget about this important planting season, only realising they’ve missed the boat when the flowers start making an impact with […]