The Weird World of Carnivorous Plants!

Friday October 25, 2019

In dark, boggy corners of the world, where water and sunlight are in abundance but the soil is poor and acidic, plants turn to desperate measures for nutrition. These plants have developed the uncanniest adaptation to this harsh world; trapping, killing and eating small invertebrates, insects, small frogs, mice and perhaps something larger… Just in time for Halloween, we have …

Five Fabulous Fairy Garden Design Tips

Tuesday November 14, 2017

So, you’ve spent hours and hours on Pintrest oogling a million adorable fairy gardens. But you’re not crafty enough to make something like that, right? Wrong! All you need is a little help getting started. Here are five easy design tips to help kick start your creativity. 1. Find a Creative Container Fairy Gardens can sprout up anywhere – broken …

Spring Cleaning for Fall

Thursday October 12, 2017

Does your garden look like a bomb went off in the spring? Do you spend the first warm weeks of May just cleaning up the wreck winter has wrought? Well, this year get out ahead with some simple housekeeping now. Remove any plant debris including any old fruits or veggies that have fallen on the ground. Bugs and disease love …