Landscaping

  • 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….

  • 4 Architectural Trees That Provide Summer Shade

    Chances are that you spend quite a bit of time enjoying your garden during the summer months, but there’s no denying that time outdoors can feel uncomfortably hot on scorching days, unless you have enough…

  • 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…

  • A Potful of Pincushion and Other Prickly Plants

    There is something truly charming about a young golden barrel cactus in a small, colorful planting pot. It looks so very much like a potful of pincushion. The simile is made even more apropos by…

  • The 4 Best Plant Pot Materials

    If you want your potted plants to thrive, then you need to pay careful attention to the pots that you use. The material that your pots are made from may not be something that you…

  • 5 Tips for Growing Trees in Pots

    Some trees do so well in pots, but they require a different level of care to those grown in the ground. Here are five tips to ensure that your potted trees flourish in the best…

  • How to Choose a Grass Tree for Your Garden

    Don’t go rushing out to buy the first grass tree you see – there are a few things that you need to consider when choosing one, if you want your new tree to truly flourish.