Gardening

  • Enjoying Your Garden and Trees: Self-care while Gardening

    This seems to be the year to focus on “self-care”. There is no place where it is more applicable than when gardening. Trees, such as the magnificent Queensland Bottle Tree, Mango tree, or even an…

  • 3 Feature Trees That Won’t Make a Mess of Your Garden

    Let’s be honest, some trees can be really messy. Fallen leaves aside, you also often have to deal with dropped flowers, fruits, and seeds, making some trees completely unsuitable for a low-maintenance garden. If you’re…

  • The Correct Way to Water Your Garden Trees

    Water is essential for a tree’s survival, but, unfortunately, rainfall often doesn’t provide enough. This makes manual watering a must. However, do this in the wrong way and they’ll still end up suffering, making it…

  • The Best Companion Plants for Garden Trees

    People often wonder if they can grow other plants under and around their garden trees. Usually, the answer is yes, so long as you pick the right plants. What is Companion Planting? To put it…

  • How to Make Your Garden Look More Rustic

    The rustic look is a popular one in gardens. It provides a quaint and charming ambience that makes a garden instantly feel more comfortable and homely. No matter what style your garden may be, it’s…

  • How to Choose the Perfect Planting Spot for a New Garden Tree

    Purchased a new tree for your garden? Here’s how to pick the best planting spot to ensure that your new tree thrives.   How Big is Your New Tree Going to Get? The very first…

  • Tahitian Lime Tree: Feature Tree, Fruit Tree, and Lovely Ornamental

    Tahitian limes are a special sort of lime tree because they are the result of cross pollination between limes and lemons. They were specifically cross pollinated, and therefore do not occur naturally in the wild….

  • Can You Plant Flowers Underneath Garden Trees?

    Whether you’re growing a tall and bulbous Queensland Bottle Tree or a dramatic Dragon Tree, the ground underneath a garden tree can sometimes end up looking a little bare. Filling this area with flowers is…

  • Container Gardening with Xeric Plants

    Creating a xeriscape garden using a variety of GRC pots is a great summer project that not only conserves water but also adds a striking visual to any indoor or outdoor space. It is also…

  • How to Keep Your Garden Trees Healthy During a Drought

    If your garden hasn’t seen any rainfall in a while and there are no rainy days being forecasted in the near future, then you need to turn your attention to your garden trees. A lack…

  • 5 Reasons You Need a Dragon Tree

    Looking for a new tree for your garden? If the Dragon Tree isn’t one that you have considered yet, read on. Chances are, this bold designer tree will soon make its way to the top…

  • Container Gardening: Part 2

    Choosing the right pot online entails more than just size and depth. Different containers are made from different types of material, which all have their pros and cons. Colours also make a difference where lighter…

  • Container Gardening: Part 1

    Container gardening is a great way to bring life and character to indoor spaces, patios, gazebos, and landscapes.  Whether you bought online pots, barrels, or boxes, any container that is filled with flowers, a tree,…