Succulents of all kinds are easy to use in crafts and projects; find the latest weird and wonderful ways to plant these tough yet beautiful plants in odd and unusual displays.
Growing them in containers or in gardens doesn't mean you'll be glued to the garden hose; they don't need lots of water.
Low maintenance doesn't mean dull; you'll see lots of fun ideas and ways to use drought tolerant plants in your garden.
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Hi! Both of these cacti live outside, south facing, 6 hours a day of direct sun, and have been doing fine, but recently both started becoming discolored.
what is the type/name of root stock to graft a tamarind seedling in/onto. thanks graeme. i live in brisbane qld
Dear Sir, Do you feel that deer are bothered by the smell of domestic cat waste? I’ve heard some say they use used kitty litter to repel deer? I also
Bugs on a Leaf - what are they?
Natural Gardens take a page from Mother Natures planting guide - learn how to place plants in your landscape to mesh perfectly
Idk what type of plet this is. Bought it from a garage sale because it was pretty. HELP!
Two leaves on my flapjack Kalanchoe are getting holes in them. They are drying up from the inside it looks like, or something is eating it. These leaves
I have planted this tree but not aware which tree is this. Now j can these fruits in this. Pls help me know whaf is this tree and fruit
My Basil plant has these weird textured looking projections on its stems. The leaves are still fine though it seems like it’s only attracted to the stems.
We live in Becket MA in Sherwood forest, we noticed driving into the forest it looked like some one had put aluminum in the trees. Or spray painted a reflective
Immerse yourself in the Craft Tutorials e-Book, and learn how to make unique and unusual garden art and upcycle found objects to create funky accents...
How to Make Worm Castings Tea - a simple fertilizer for succulents
My flapjack is over two years old and is in a large pot outside under covered porch facing east. It’s been lush and green but stretching (because my
Hello! I purchased 2 rooted cuttings of a Zamorano dragon fruit about 5 weeks ago. The plants are healthy, although they have not grown at all. Upon
So in March, when the quarantine started, I decided to plant some chili seeds I had leftover and this beautiful plant sprouted and grew through the months.
Romantic Gardens invite you in, and have the sense of timelessness and weathered beauty. Evocative and poignant, they look as though they have existed forever...
Hearts in The Garden - what do you do to show your love? Stone hearts, twigs and even topiary shapes...
I received an American Persimmon tree seedling (I believe that’s what they’re called) from my township a few months back and I’m wondering when it should
I recently noticed that new growth on two of my many ligustrum plants have curled up/wilted leaves. Any idea what this could be from or how to address?
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Can you tell me what type of tree this is? It started as a small plant. I thought it was a weed. I grew to this height within 2 years. Thank you.
So, like a lot of people, during quarantine I tried to germinate an avocado seed and now I have this beautiful, 22cm tall avocado plant. I know it’s a
Build your Succulent Crafts to decorate your garden; choose from Sempervivum mosaics, succulent topiaries and much more
I live in Las Vegas and harvest the wild Prickly pears every year. THIS YEAR the pears are just getting ripe & some others are still green. Usually
Containers for Succulents; rustic salvage planters; sleekly classic urns; funky hypertufa or rugged natural materials; it's all fair game when planting succulents...
Spring into a brand new season of fun with this round up of 21 Charming Succulent Planters - one or more of them will inspire you for sure...
Hi, we have a giant outdoor Jade Plant that was wide and over 6ft tall. I’ve just come home to find it has been pruned back extensively, over 50% easily
I live in Canada where it's freezing in winter -30 degrees Celsius. I have a hybrid rugosa rose plant in a large pot and a white drift rose Bush in a pot.
I planted a citron seeds a little less than a year ago. I'm unsure what I need to do in terms of pruning or anything else for that matter. I've attached
Hello, my corn plants leaves keep turning yellow and falling off at bottom of branch. Please help. It's still growing but tips are turning yellow more
Semi-Hydroponics Succulents - an interesting way to grow succulent plants...
A Dry Streambed gives you the look and feel of a water feature, but without the water; it can be a seasonal drainage area, disguised as a focal point
Pine Needle Mulch is an easy to spread and maintain mulching material; but is it all good? Find out when and why to use it in your garden...
what could cause this? it looks like the skeletal structure of the echeveria leaf is showing and the flesh has been eaten. this is an echeveria perle von
I have a yoshino cherry tree that I planted two springs ago as a sapling. This spring it actually had a few blossom clusters that were beautiful. Just
Will trimming off the flowers or subsequent berries on my Ligustrum Privet limit the growth of the plants? My ultimate goal is get these privets as tall
I planted Emerald Green arborvitae 2 years ago and this year they were about 6' high. The landscaper topped them back maybe 1', and that meant cutting
What Garden Critters do you have in your garden? Some wild visitors are nocturnal, sneaking around at night; others are brazen daylight raiders...
I have several large elephant ear plants that I planted every year and dig up in the fall some of my bulbs are ginormous now. This year I have gotten
I have purchased a fiddle leaf from the nursery and I think it has developed root rot. What is the best way to rectify it?
Water Conservation; a precious resource which we have to use wisely by growing succulents and drought tolerant plants in our xeriscape gardens
I have an Africian Milk Tree and it is growing really well. I have had it for a couple of years. It is now almost 3 feet tall. When I planted it, I
I am new in getting plants. I have bought two succulent plants that are doing great and just recent bought this Sansevieria Cylindrica. I bought it maybe
Ant, Roach & Fly Multi-Insect Trigger Spray safe to spray on plants? I just got a new plant and sprayed it with this because my old plant in the same pot
Mushrooms are growing all over my yard and in my garden. I’ve tried everything to get rid of them but they keep popping up. How do I get rid of them?
This plant started growing in our yard. Is it a weed or?
I have bought a new kalanchoe blossfeldiana plant. But i might have to go for an important trip for over a month. Will my plant survive or should i keep
What’s wrong with my fern? She doesn’t seem very happy (she’s inside a terrarium)
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