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Herbs are delectable little plants that we ‘ooh’ and ‘ahh’ over when watching cooking shows. They bring so much flavour to any dish! Outside of the kitchen, however, they can ignite a creativity that you didn’t even know you had inside of you! Here are three awesome...
Delicious Herb Recipes that will make you smile. Stevia Simple Syrup: ¼ cup of dried stevia leaves 1 cup of boiling water Pour the boiling water over the stevia leaves and let steep until cool. Strain the liquid into a mason jar, store in the fridge for up to a month...
Indoor Cactus Care 101 Light: Choose the sunniest location available such as a south or west facing windowsill. Water: Cacti thrive on summer care and winter neglect. From late spring to late summer, waterthem regularly but make sure the excess water can drain freely...
10 Easy Steps for Growing Your Own Seeds! • Find some trays or pots Trays and pots with drainage are a good idea but to protect your furniture you can set them inside a tray with no drainage holes. Fill the seed tray with seed compost Use a good quality seed...
When should I water my plants? The number one question we get asked here at the nursery is when should I water my plants? That’s simple; water them when they need it! Unfortunately it’s not like following a recipe where you add X amount of water every Y number of...
Delicious Citrus Tips for growing citrus plants Container: Choosing a vessel with adequate drainage is essential. Select a clay, ceramic, or plastic pot slightly larger than the root ball. It should have a drainage hole at the bottom. Fill the drainage...
The Benefits of Houseplants Houseplants do more than just provide aesthetic value; they can actually have a positive effect on your health. In the 1980’s, NASA conducted research on the ability of tropical plants to clean the air in the space station. Since then we’ve...
Orchids add an exotic touch to any home décor Orchids add an exotic touch to any home décor. They have long-lasting flowers which come in an array of colors and shapes. There are about seven types which can be readily purchased in stores and garden centers and...
Poinsettia Perfection Caring for Your Poinsettia with the Perfect Touch Poinsettias are beautiful for the Christmas season and come in a variety of colours to compliment the decor around your home. They look amazing with their rich green leaves and their vibrant...
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