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What’s Wrong With My Lavender?

What’s Wrong With My Lavender?

Gardens are incomplete without at least one lavender plant. These popular perennials add a touch of purple to flower beds, borders, and everywhere in between. They are also incredibly resilient and low-maintenance, perfect for gardeners with little time on their hands...

Pruning Mistakes To Avoid In Your Garden

Pruning Mistakes To Avoid In Your Garden

Pruning is an essential gardening activity. Whether you have a small balcony garden or acres of rolling lawns, you’ll need to head out into the garden armed with your pruning shears at some point in the year. When compared to other simpler gardening tasks, pruning can...

How To Grow Sunflowers

How To Grow Sunflowers

Sunflowers are guaranteed to brighten up any backyard. Their bright yellow blooms are irresistible, inducing smiles in anyone that sees them. You don’t need to drive past a sunflower field to appreciate their beauty either. It's easy to grow your own in your garden,...

Tips To Build A Spring Garden On A Budget

Tips To Build A Spring Garden On A Budget

Spring, the season of new growth, quickly becomes the season of more spending - especially for avid gardeners. Luckily, you don’t have to spend thousands for the perfect spring garden, especially if you’re a newbie gardener on a budget. There are many ways to start...

Encourage Your Kids To Garden

Encourage Your Kids To Garden

Gardening is a terrific way to get children involved with nature. It has the power to teach kids about the beauty of flowers and vegetables, whilst also teaching them valuable life lessons like patience and self-confidence. It equips them with critical skills that can...

Patio Gardening To Suit Your Needs

Patio Gardening To Suit Your Needs

By: Nolo Ndhlovu Absolutely anyone can master patio or container gardening. These are words that will make beginner gardeners dance with joy, especially if you know nothing about gardening! Most plants aren’t finicky about the type of pots you plant them in; you must...

How Plants Can Help Us To Relax and Feel Peaceful

How Plants Can Help Us To Relax and Feel Peaceful

We are complicated beings that experience all sorts of complex emotions, from the ones we enjoy, like feeling love or contentment, to the emotions we wish we never experienced, like anxiety and sadness. From the green we see to the peace we feel Most of us live in a...

How To Reuse Autumn Leaves In Your Garden

How To Reuse Autumn Leaves In Your Garden

With autumn well underway, the yearly task of raking is likely to become a priority in many gardens. Just one medium-sized deciduous tree can produce a pile of leaves large enough to ‘swim’ in, and the size of that pile only expands with the number of trees in your...