How to make your own hanging Kokedama

How to make your own hanging Kokedama

Japanese style kokedamas are the latest trend in indoor gardening. You can hang them, pot them, or use them to decorate an area of your veranda. But what exactly are they? Kokedama is an ancient type of Japanese garden art and a form of bonsai. The Japanese word...
Why your garden needs bees

Why your garden needs bees

While there are a whole host of insects we don’t want in our gardens, one insect every garden needs are bees. You might think of these little-winged bugs as pests but the truth is they do more for your plants than most gardeners! They help to pollinate crops and...
Maintaining your garden: pruning

Maintaining your garden: pruning

One of the most important parts of gardening is pruning – and there’s good reason for that. It helps in one of four ways: To improve flower quality or fruit yield To control growth in limited spaces To improve overall plant health To size or shape a plant...
Quick & Easy Gardening Hacks

Quick & Easy Gardening Hacks

Gardening is one of those hobbies that, while it’s fun and relaxing, it can require a lot of your time. Luckily, we’ve got a whole host of gardening hacks to make your life easier! Make your own watering canPut those old milk bottles to good use –...
Gardening 101

Gardening 101

Do you want your garden to look like the Botanical Gardens? Or perhaps you just want to know enough to decorate your home with easy-to-maintain plants. You might even just want to start a low-key veggie garden. Whatever it is you’re after, we’ve compiled a...