Container plants for full sun

Container plants for full sun

When it comes to Container plants for full sun I like to select plants that provide multiple uses. ...

21 Shade Plants

21 Shade Plants

Almost every garden has a spot that is always in shade. Quite often people don’t know what to ...

3 Easiest aquarium plants

3 Easiest aquarium plants

3 Easiest aquarium plants you can grow These 3 plants are the simplest, easiest aquarium plants ...

3 easy pond plants

3 easy pond plants

3 easy pond plants that look great and serve a purpose Some of you will already know that over ...

What do you need to start your own plant nursery?

What do you need to start your own plant nursery?

This is a list of things that you will need to be able to start your own plant nursery. We…

4 fun plants for kids to grow in Spring

4 fun plants for kids to grow in Spring

Want to get your kids outside more?  Are you interested in teaching them where food comes ...

10 Best beginner topiary plants

10 Best beginner topiary plants

Topiary is the art of shaping plants. For beginners like us, we try and keep the shapes simple. ...

8 great plants for a low hedge

8 great plants for a low hedge

These are some of the best plant choices for creating a small hedge. Keeping in mind we live in ...

5 Best deciduous trees for summer shade

5 Best deciduous trees for summer shade

People often ask us what is the best trees to provide shade during the warmer months, while ...

Best Plants for Privacy

Best Plants for Privacy

When it comes to plants for privacy, it’s my view that the plant needs to be evergreen, have ...

Patio Aquaponics System

Patio Aquaponics System

Do it yourself-Patio Aquaponic System This is an article about our patio aquaponic system. We are ...

5 Common plant cutting questions

5 Common plant cutting questions

The 5 most common plant cutting questions we get asked Petra and I have been working together in ...

How to make an aquarium with live plants

How to make an aquarium with live plants

How to make an aquarium with live plants (for beginners) A few years ago our son decided he wanted ...

Grey Water Wetland

Grey Water Wetland

Why create a grey water wetland? How do they Work? There are many reasons to create a grey water ...

Garden Stream

Garden Stream

Why we added a DIY garden stream and the benefits that come with it. We added a DIY garden ...

Wildlife Pond

Wildlife Pond

What is a wildlife pond? Why build one? A Wildlife pond is just a body of water for the ...