7 Common Frustrations of First Time Gardeners

Are you planning to start your own garden at home? Are you prepared for what to expect once you start gardening? Do you have any fears before you start the journey to becoming a gardener?   It is but natural to have some fears when starting something new. Perspective Collective shared some of the reasons…

Keep Your Garden Organized by using Identification Plant Labels

If you are one of those individuals who love gardening but has problems with organizing your plants, then adding organic plant labels to your masterpiece is your solution.   Yes! It is hard to keep things organized.   A PR NEWS WIRE article published on January 13, 2015 has revealed:   “Turns out, not only…

Five Essential Rules When Growing a Rose Garden

If you think that growing a rose garden is difficult, then you are correct. It entails not only care but knowledge and skills to ensure your roses will grow wonderfully and beautifully.   To help you, here are 10 essential rules you should always remember:   Bare Roots or Potted Rose   You’ll be safer…

Plant Label Tips When Selling Plants

If you are a seller of plants, then you will most likely have plant labels set on your items. Ensure that you have the following listed on your plant labels to give your buyers a better understanding of how they should care for these plants.   Plant Label Tips for Perennials If you are selling…

Plant Label Tips for Your Garden

One of the challenges that face most gardeners is classifying the plants of their garden. Who wouldn’t be? You can have a green thumb but thinking of ways to identifying all the plants is another.   Let’s make it simpler for you with plant labeling and classifying tips:   Know their common names   Start…

Horticulture Therapy and Mental Health: How are they related?

If you are feeling blue or having issues with alcohol, cigarettes, or even drugs for that matter, then getting your hands dirty by gardening maybe one of your healthiest options.   According to Peter James, a study author and a research associate at the Harvard Chan School’s Department of Epidemiology,  those who live near green…

Garden Shout Out: Add Plant Markers to Your Plants

For most gardens, plant markers serve one purpose, and that is to identify the plant. However, did you know that they can be so much more than that? Here are fun ways you can use your plant markers that you might not know yet.   Let it be a conversation starter   Plant markers can…

Positive Effects of Gardening to Kids

Gardening can be a significant tool for parents who want to encourage their kids to eat healthier. Just don’t let yourself get overwhelmed about the idea. Also, no need to worry about not having much of the outdoor space. You can start from container gardening of a few edibles. If you’re fortunate with a piece…

12 Unfamiliar Yet Unique Houseplants You Didn’t Know Exist!

Nature is full of mystery. There are a lot of strange things that you can find. You just need to pause and look for a moment. Let us fascinate you with these unfamiliar, yet unique houseplants that you probably didn’t know existed.   Dolphin Succulents   Yes! These plants look like dancing dolphins. It sounds…

5 Things to Look for on a Plant Label Before Purchasing

Do you know that buying a plant out of curiosity, without any knowledge of it, can cause you future problems? Yes, we understand how tempting it is to buy something because of an urge, but just because it looks interesting it doesn’t mean it’s worth buying. Thus, the reason why plant labels or tags are…

5 Things to Look for on a Plant Label Before Purchasing

Purchasing a new seed out of curiosity can cause you future problems. Just because it looks interesting is not enough basis. You see, plant labels or tags were there for a reason.   These labels contain important information about a specific plant. Looking through it can help you narrow down your choices and purchase. It…

15 Summer Flowers to Add Beauty to your Garden

“The earth laughs in flowers” – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Are you looking for a new flower to add in your garden family this summer? Take on this flower list and make your garden blossom with beauty, fragrant, and vibrant color.     Lily of the Nile   Agapanthus praecox or also known as the…