Olive Tree

  • 4 Trees to Plant in Your Garden This Spring

    Looking to spruce up your garden this season? One easy way to add instant drama and interest is by planting a tree, and early spring is the best time of year to do that.  …

  • Four Top Trees for Landscaping

    There are many beautiful trees available for landscaping, but there are four trees that stand out as being the four top trees for landscaping. These trees each have a unique feature that makes them excellent…

  • Can Planting Garden Trees Really Help with Climate Change?

    The world is still debating whether or not mass tree plantings can really help with climate change. There’s no denying that huge expanses of trees will act as carbon sinks, but the counter argument is…

  • 5 Salt-Tolerant Trees for Coastal Gardens

    Living by the coast definitely has its perks. However, many gardeners struggle with coastal gardens – the combination of salty sprays and salt in the soil provides less-than-ideal conditions for many plants. Don’t worry, this…

  • Gardening Indoors with Designer Trees

    People who love plants and gardening do not always have the space, weather, or time to garden outside. An excellent solution to this is to grow plants in pots. Sunrooms, patios, even living rooms or…

  • Landscaping with Olive Trees: 6 Creative Ideas

    With their twisted, gnarled trunks and silvery green foliage, olive trees not only look magnificently rustic, but they’re also incredibly versatile. Whether you plant one as a feature tree or grow them in a row…

  • Edible Landscaping: How to Get Started

    With sustainability and self-sufficiency being major trends at the moment, more and more people are trying their hand at edible landscaping. If the concept of producing your own food in a garden that looks beautifully…

  • 4 Fruit Trees That Do Well in Pots

    With more and more people now feeling inclined to step it up when it comes to growing their own food, fruit trees have come into the spotlight. Plant them once and they’ll produce bigger and…

  • 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…