Category Archives: Grow

All-round plant and flower growing advice – from sowing seeds to caring for your plants through the seasons.

Winter Container Garden Ideas: How to Keep Gardening in the Winter

Viola flowers in a terracotta pot in the winter frost

The weather might be turning colder, but there are still ways to keep growing in your garden. Container gardens are a great way to liven up your outside space during the winter months when many plants are dormant. By choosing the right plants, you can create a beautiful and vibrant display that will last throughout […]

Growing Daffodil Bulbs: A Complete Guide to Growing Daffodils

Daffodils in a pot on a sunny day in spring

Daffodils are one of the most popular spring-flowering bulbs. They are relatively easy to grow and maintain, and they come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, and colours. This guide will teach you everything you need to know about growing daffodil bulbs, from planting to propagation. Daffodils are from the Narcissus family of plants, […]

10 Easy Garden Watering Ideas to Keep Your Garden Alive and Thriving

Keeping a garden green and flourishing amidst the sweltering heat, scorching sunlight, and dwindling water reserves can be a challenging task. Add to that the rising cost of water, and unpredictable rainfall and you have all the ingredients for a potentially disastrous situation. Keeping your garden alive and thriving throughout the summer requires strategic planning, […]

Things to Plant in August: Flowers and Veggies for Late Summer Planting

After months of sowing, planting and carefully tending to the garden, it’s easy to feel a bit worn out by the time August arrives. Many gardeners are perhaps busy with the thought of harvesting crops and enjoying the odd barbeque. You certainly might be a bit too preoccupied to be thinking about growing even more […]

The Ultimate Container Garden Guide: Container Gardening Tips & Ideas

Container gardening is a great way to garden if you don’t have a lot of space, or if you’re not interested in traditional gardening. With container gardening, you can grow vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers in any location that has access to sunlight. And since containers can be moved around easily, you can find the […]

Vertical Vegetable Garden Ideas: How to Grow Herbs, Fruit and Veggies in a Vertical Garden

Vertical vegetable gardening is a great way to make the most of your space, whether you have a small garden or even a balcony or roof terrace. You can easily grow herbs, fruit, and vegetables in a vertical garden, and making use of height helps to maximise your yield. Check out these vertical vegetable garden […]