Spring is the idea time to propagate many plants, so if you’re after a project with a purpose, think cuttings! The warm weather creates growing spirts and this new flush of growth can be turned into new plants. These are called soft tip cuttings,
Trends for 2022
Each year the Flower Council Holland releases their predictions for the trends for flowers, houseplants and outdoor plants. So, what is the Zeitgeist predictions foe 2022? They are Fresh Start, Bright and Breezy, Traditional Sentiment, and Wellness Bubble. One of the other big predictors for trends is the Pantone ColourPalettes, and tones such as Baby’s Breath (11-0202), Beach Glass (13-5412), and Blue Atoll (16-4535) are going to feature in interiors with touches of Illuminating Yellow (13-0647) and Indigo Bunting (18-4250) set to make spring and summer splashes!
Gardening – A way to connect with the family
Gardens yield more than vegetables. Whilst the benefits of harvesting produce is undisputedly a side benefit, perhaps the greatest gift that gardens give us is a place to untangle our complicated lives,
Beginners Guide to Indoor Plant Care – 5 Keys Ingredients
There are three things plants need to survive: water, air, and light. Most also need some sort of plant growing medium in which to put down their roots, and for indoor plants, that’s normally potting mix. Add feeding to the mix and you have 5 key ingredients for success.
It sounds obvious, but watering can be tricky for indoor plants. It’s not like outside in the garden where rain and drainage are normally a given.