Category: Gardening

Recycling with succulents and cacti

Recycling with succulents and cacti

  Recycling with succulents and cacti Not to be confused with the cactus plant,   nearly all cacti are succulents,  but not all succulents are cacti.   Succulent plants, such as an Aloe,  store water...

How to care for your summer garden.

How to care for your summer garden

How to care for your summer garden Lawn Don’t allow your lawn to become too long and then mow it too short.   In the heat the top leaf growth will protect the grass roots. ...

Elements of garden design creating height.

Elements of garden design creating height

  Elements of garden design creating height Various elements work together  in garden design,  to turn a good garden into a great one.   Form and structure can provide continuity in the garden or clearly define...

Grow a strawberry fountain in pots.

Grow a strawberry fountain in pots

Grow a strawberry fountain in pots Having a strawberry fountain clay pot is an easy way to grow strawberries without the need for a lot of space. It keeps the berries clean and easy to...

Container gardens

Container gardens

Container Gardens Containers have increasingly become an important part of garden design. They add colour where it is most needed. They can be used to screen off an area and provide privacy. They draw...