Things to Consider before Moving a Plant

Another fruitful spring takes us into a positive environment in our cities and our villages. Although it is commonplace to see colorful, beautiful, even gigantic plants everywhere, sometimes the majority of them are in very poor or alternative locations. Many of these plants are unusual. The atmosphere can be filled with the fragrance of flowers…

Golden Holidays: Christmas Antique Plant Gifts

1. Noel: a spiral & copper foil patchwork Christmas potted tree is ideal for brides and groom at a price of just R1 900. 2. Decorative arrangement of boxwood, white hydrangea and flowers from vinifera polyphylla can be easily put together in 2.5 kg colour pack. So not only do you have a beautiful arrangement,…

Tips for Planting Miniature Phalaenopsis

We need to carefully maintain a small collection of miniature phalaenopsis all season long to achieve the optimal bloom time to maximize the appeal of these plants. The British Violet Society put out their annual Miniature Phalaenopsis and other plant features to encourage people to spring them. We’ve got to make a note for next…

Best House Plants To Have In Your Living Room

Home plants are a very exciting addition to any home. Plants are easy to grow, and you will soon discover that your house plant can do more than just look nice in your living room. You can either add your plants to your home to change the look of your living space, or you can…

Top 5 Houseplants To Buy In The UK

Whether you’re a first-time buyer or just looking to spruce up your home, there are plenty of places to pick up a new houseplant in the UK. There are even more options for those who are gardening gear junkies with plenty of quality potting mixes, beautiful outdoor lights and gardening accessories at an affordable price….

Top 10 Instagram accounts of plant aficionados

Millions of people follow the accounts of some of the most famous people on social media. Some star chefs, TV hosts, and social media personalities have a dedicated following that could rival a top-10 celebrity. Top chef Jonathon Waxman of Milk Bar fame has his own food and agriculture-related Instagram account, @mixedliquids. “The plant community…

Inspiration: The Grateful Planet

Inspiration I was captivated by cacti at a couple of different places. I started off this series by taking a journey through Mexico’s blue-green cactus fields. First, I’d like to thank Paul Mele for a couple of weeks of writing support. I love his motto, which he likes to call “Cut the Sky,” and he…

Making a Tropical Bloom: A recipe for Marimo House Plant

“I put out just enough of it to make it a beautiful mess.” — Sarah Ohl, owner, Marimo houseplants, from her blog, marimoflowers.com Surely, the ultimate low-maintenance houseplant! On the Marimo website, Sarah Ohl describes Marimo as, “one of the most exquisite and beautiful flowering houseplants in the world.” It might have started as a…

IKEA Houseplant Lab, Lisa Liakh

At the IKEA in metro Atlanta, you can see flowering houseplants in a variety of pots at the design studio, but many people come to the IKEA Houseplant Lab looking for plants that can grow indoors. IKEA have the massive supply of all sorts of plants for purchase and year-round use. Who is Anna Liakh?…