Air Purifying Houseplants

In todays world it is hard to escape from air pollutants. Whether its from the chemicals we use to clean our homes or even the furniture themselves, we are surrounded by them everyday. Many people claim to suffer what is called “Sick Building Syndrome”; caused by pollutants in the air we might not even realize […]

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Mason Jar Garden

During summer, whether in the country, suburbs, or the city, you will no doubt see planter boxes filled with herbs scattered throughout porches and properties. Adding fresh herbs to any meal makes it that much more appetizing, and can bring in some wonderful aromas before and during the meal .It’s a win-win scenario, for summer […]

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Ficus Bonsai Growing

Being a common and the most popular bonsai tree to grow for beginners, the ficus bonsai has between 800 to 2000 variations. A common trait within all ficus trees, is their milky, latex sap, that leaks out of their wounds and cuts. Though some have beautiful flowers, sometimes hidden by the plant, it takes a […]

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Growing Bonsai Trees

Bonsai trees overall symbolism represents life. This symbolism comes from the trees always being in constant balance, whether you have one tree, or 100 trees, they are always in harmony. The growing of these trees is an ancient tradition. Originating in China, then moving through Japan, the meaning of bonsai is literally “potted plant”. These […]

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Grow English Ivy Indoors

  English ivy is one of the most popular houseplants for gardeners despite the fact that it is a bit tricky to grow indoors. Ivy generally doesn’t like the artificially warmed and cooled air in most modern homes. However, with some persistence and knowledge it is still possible to grow english ivy indoors and to have […]

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Gardening Containers

In my years of experience as an avid gardener, I’ve met very few garden-makers who aren’t totally excited about the prospect of growing plants.  The fact that these plants come in every single shape, size, color, and smell you can possibly think of means you have a seemingly endless list of options to choose from. […]

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How to Grow Potatoes Indoors

Talk about potatoes and we’re talking about a succulent spread of mashed potato, fries, and all things that spell home and comfort. It is no wonder then that is high-carb root is as popular and loved as it is. Fortunately, there is more to potatoes than their taste. Potatoes are rich in vitamin B6 and […]

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Growing Ficus Plants Indoors

Year-round enjoyment of the  ficus plant is easy when you opt to grow this delightful plant indoors. Commonly known as the fig, this plant is relatively simple to grow even for a beginning gardener, although it is imperative that you’re understanding of the trees needs for proper care and growth. Choosing Your Pot More than […]

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