#Garden Plants


10 of Britain's most fabulous garden centres to visit in 2022

When I was younger, the garden centre was a place where one might be treated to an extra dollop of cream on a scone and some English Breakfast tea, provided one was patient and well-behaved enough to mill about with Gran and Gramps on an interminable Saturday quest for begonias. It was infinitely less attractive than the park – and certainly not somewhere that I or any of my friends would have foreseen spending time in as an adult.
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Beautiful Climbing Roses: How To Grow, Care For, and Prune Climbing Roses

If you are looking for something beautiful and a little unusual to add to your garden, then you should consider climbing rose bushes. These plants are easy to plant and care for, if you follow the points in this article. Climbing roses produce some of the most beautiful blooms to...
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Essential Tools and Equipment for Maintaining Your Garden in 2022

A person who is just starting to garden can go overboard when purchasing garden tools. There are gardening tools essential to maintaining your garden. When purchasing garden equipment, it is always important to consider the quality of the tools so they will last longer. Essential garden tools. If you are...
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How to Choose the Right Plants for Your Backyard

Every owner of a house or villa wonders what flowers would bloom in their yard so that their garden can be colorful and beautiful all year round. Here perennial plants come to the rescue, helping to create a unique backyard garden. All-year-round blooming plants are not too pretentious, but they...

Learn About The Alfalfa Meal Benefits For Plants

Alfalfa meal is a perennial flowering legume that is mainly known as an animal feed and has a lot of benefits which are explained below:. Nitrogen which is essential for plant growth can be obtained from alfalfa meals. Not only nitrogen can be obtained. Alfalfa meal is also an excellent source for some other minerals such as phosphorus, calcium, magnesium, boron, iron, sulfur, potassium, and zinc. On the basis of the source, the N-P-K ratio for alfalfa is approximately 3 – 1- 3.

It’s easy to grow lavender from seed and keep your garden smelling fresh

Lavender is a beautiful and useful flower to add to your garden. It can be used for all sorts of things, from homemade soaps and candles to lavender-flavored cookies and cupcakes. Lavender can even be grown indoors, as part of a kitchen herb garden or just to liven up a room. Aside from the ways it benefits us directly, lavender also attracts many beneficial insects, including pollinators. You can start lavender from a cutting, but, if you don’t already have a lavender plant to propagate, then growing lavender from seed is an easy alternative.
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Get your hands in the dirt in February!

There’s always something to do in the garden or yard, even in the winter. If you have the patience, wait until next month to cut down the frozen stems of esperanza, lantana, salvia, and other plants. The remnant stems provide cover and habitat for the ground-feeding birds. It is neater to clean up the brown stems, but there is no advantage to the plants.

43 DIY Gardening Ideas Which Will Turn Your Garden Into A Paradise | diy garden

43 DIY Gardening Ideas Which Will Turn Your Garden Into A Paradise | diy garden. Having a small yard or outdoor living space does not mean that you can’t have a great garden. There are a number of ways that you can turn your small space into a large garden area with little work and in most cases, with little money out of pocket.

45 Best Patio Ideas with Fireplace – Traditional Designs for Outdoor Living Spaces

45 Best Patio Ideas with Fireplace – Traditional Designs for Outdoor Living Spaces. Patios are ideal spaces for outdoor family gatherings like barbecue parties and brunches. However, not everybody likes modern outdoor living spaces that seem too sterile. Here are 40 patio ideas with fireplace to help you create a warm and welcoming space using more traditional designs as your inspiration.

What plants put on a show for us in the garden to light up winter months?

ON frosty mornings, the cool, clear air is filled with the heady scents of amazing hardy plants that flower during the winter months. Mahonia, sarcococca, viburnum, witch hazel, daphne, lonicera and edgworthia are plants worth their weight in gold at this time of year and worth considering for the garden to provide wonderful aroma as well as flower interest.

Gardening for Beginners: What Are Annuals?

What are annuals? Annuals, in the world of gardening, refer to the plants (usually very colorful flowers) that you plant once in the Spring and they die before Winter. They are called “annuals” because they live for one gardening year only. There are several things you need to know about annuals.

The Best Hydroponic Gardens Mean Never Killing Another Plant Again

Hydroponic gardening may sound fancy and complicated, but it’s actually its simplicity that makes it so popular with at-home gardeners. Unlike the traditional style of gardening which you’re probably more familiar with, hydroponics grows plants in water rather than soil. It may not be obvious why this small change makes such a big difference, but it does. This is especially true for anyone wanting a faster, easier and more space-efficient way to grow plants at home. Do you have a history of killing plants that were supposed to be easy to maintain? We’re not here to judge. Read on to discover...

6 Natural Ways to Get Rid of Garden Pests

After spending all of spring and summer tending to your lovely garden, you end up with such an amazing sight to behold. Unfortunately, you are not the only one who admires the beauty of all the hard work you have put in and garnering the growth of such a beautiful garden. There is a myriad of garden pests who want to do nothing more than destroy the fruits of your labor.

Time To Plan Your 2022 Garden — And This Vivid Plant Deserves A Spot

Our editors have independently chosen the products listed on this page. If you purchase something mentioned in this article, we may earn a small commission. Already planning next year’s garden? Coleus plants make for colorful and almost criminally low-maintenance additions to any outdoor display. These tropical beauties are quick to grow and easy to propagate from seed or cutting. Here’s how to keep this plant looking its best and brightest, according to horticulture experts.

13 Bay Area Gardens to Visit in and around San Francisco, California

If you enjoy public gardens, you will definitely want to put these beautiful Bay Area gardens on your itinerary when you visit San Francisco or the SF Bay Area. Stretching from Sonoma to Santa Cruz, these gardens will delight and inspire you. Whether you are a gardener looking for ideas...

Settling scores at the Sawaya Gardens

In last month’s issue of Greenhouse Canada, part one of this article discussed how some products tend to look great at purchase time but do not last until mid-June. Meanwhile, other products do not look so great at purchase time, but improve rapidly when they are in the garden and will last till frost. Using examples from the Sawaya Garden Trials, I shared varieties that fit both scenarios.

Gladiolus Plant Guide: How to Grow and Care for Gladiolus Flower

One of my favorite flowers to add to a bouquet is a gladiolus. The spiky plant has bright blooms in shades of orange, pink, yellow, and white that are all stunning. They are readily available at florist shops, but why not grow these hardy plants in your own garden. In...
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Starting your garden transplants at home

While many garden crops are best started when seed can be planted directly in the soil, others are better set out as plants. There are many places to purchase nice tomato and pepper plants but you may prefer to start your own indoors. It’s actually easy and the benefits are many.

The physician’s garden

Like many Carolina students, Cameron Prince was exploring Heel Life looking for a club to join when he came across a student organization that immediately stood out to him: The Gardening and Ethnobotany in Academia Project. Prince, who knew he wanted to get involved with gardening on campus, was intrigued.