Olive Tree

  • How Cold is Too Cold for an Olive Tree?

    With olive trees hailing from the Mediterranean, it goes without saying that they really thrive in the warmth of the sun. However, this doesn’t mean that they can’t cope with colder temperatures. In fact, many…

  • Late Summer and Early Autumn Feature Tree Maintenance Activities

    Even without access to a calendar, an experienced gardener can pinpoint the moment when summer begins to wind down into early autumn. Different feature trees will respond in their own unique ways. The texture of…

  • 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…

  • Olives: in Literature, Gardening, Cooking and More

    Olive…Oil, and so much more.  Olive Oyl was Popeye the Sailor Man’s girlfriend. She looked after Sweet Pea, was pursued by Brutus, and frequently provided the impetus for a variety of plotlines, all culminating with…

  • Grow an Indoor Orchard of Superfruits with GRC Pots

    Fruits are not only natures candy, they are superfoods. Each fruit is packed with amazing vitamins that allow you to enjoy mostly guilt free snacking. Most have varying amounts of Vitamin C, Vitamin A, and…

  • 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Olive Trees

    Think you’re in-the-know when it comes to olive trees? Think again – here are five fascinating facts about olive trees that are likely to surprise you…   The Oldest Olive Trees in the World are…

  • Best Architectural Trees for Growing in Pots

    These are several architectural trees that do well in pots, and will be able to provide a dramatic focal point for your garden.

  • Best Designer Trees for Small Gardens

    Finding a tree that’s suitable for a smaller space can often be a challenge. Whether you’re able to plant in the ground or need to grow your tree in a container, these are the best…

  • How to Choose the Right Feature Tree for Your Outdoor Space

    It’s important to make sure that the tree you choose not only meets all of your own requirements when it comes to shape and size, but is also suited to the growing conditions in your…

  • Best Architectural Trees

    Whether you’re looking for an evergreen tree to provide year-round interest, or an ornamental tree that also happens to produce an edible food, these are the best architectural trees to look into.

  • Best Feature Trees

    Whether your garden consists of a lush, sprawling paradise or a small patio brimming with potted plants, adding in a feature tree will always have such a transformational effect. While some feature trees are purely…

  • Top 5 Architectural Trees

    Architectural trees are loved for their strong structures and distinctive shapes, with the ability to instantly give a garden a dramatic new focal point. Whether grown in the ground or in a pot, these five…

  • Top 10 Architectural Trees

    An architectural tree is one that has a pleasing shape and that will fit nicely within a landscape or near a home or business building. Thinking about an architectural tree means keeping in mind the…