How To Grow Air Plants (Tillandsia) & Why You Should

Don’t have a green thumb, or think you don’t have time to care for plants in your home? Well, think again, because air plants, or Tillandsia as they’re officially called, are some of the easiest plants to grow. While they…

9 Best Succulents For Your Home + Tips To Help Them Thrive

They’re cute, colorful, readily available, and hard to kill. If this sounds appealing to you, succulents may be the perfect addition to your houseplant collection. These trendy, drought-resistant plants not only clean the air, increase oxygen in the home, and…

10 Reasons To Grow Alfalfa In Your Garden

Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) is a flowering perennial plant and member of the pea family that has been used as a forage crop for cattle since ancient times. Also known as lucerne in some parts of the globe, alfalfa is both…

10 Mediterranean Herbs and Spices to Add to Your Pantry (or Garden)

Herbs impart flavor, color and vital micronutrients to food and that too without increasing the calorie count. Mediterranean herbs have been celebrated by chefs the world over particularly because of their exotic flavor and versatility. They serve as the perfect…

15 Low Maintenance Shrubs Anyone Can Grow

There are plenty of low maintenance shrubs that anyone can grow in their garden. However, there are certain factors that you must also take into consideration when choosing which plant to grow. No matter how self-sufficient a shrub is, but…

10 Best Colorful Summer Flowers That Beat The Heat

Below are 10 flowers that bloom all summer and an tips of how they grow and where to plant them. The descriptions also provide some required maintenance. 1. Butterfly Weed This is a butterfly attractor which will make butterflies flock your garden.…

10 Most Common Herb Gardening Mistakes And How To Avoid Them

Herb gardening is so easy you’re doing yourself a disservice not to give it a try… even if you live in an apartment and had little success growing things in the past. Adding your own freshly grown herbs to all…

Stop Calling It Just A Weed, It’s One Of The Best Plants To Boost Your Health

Purslane (Portulaca oleracea) grows commonly as a weed in most gardens. You may also have seen it in your garden. The plant comes from Persia and India and is considered to be weed in many countries and it is discarded…

Stop Buying Aloe Vera. Learn How to Grow an Endless Supply at Home

The aloe vera plant has become incredibly popular. It’s a very easy plant to care for, making it a staple in many homes. A large part of aloe vera’s popularity can be attributed to the fact that it boasts a wide range…

The Easiest Way to Grow an Endless Supply of Perfect Flowers and Herbs From Cuttings

Growing new plants from cuttings is a great way to increase your stock in a relatively short time. Rooted cuttings are often sturdier than seedlings, and come to maturity faster, many of them bearing flowers and fruits much earlier than seedlings. Plants…