Tips On Growing Colorful Calla Lilies

Although not considered true lilies, the calla lily (Zantedeschia sp.) is an extraordinary flower. This beautiful plant, available in a multitude of colors, grows from rhizomes and is ideal for use in beds and borders. You can also grow calla lilies in containers, either outdoors or in a sunny window …

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How to grow and care for colorful anthuriums

Anthurium prefers bright but indirect light. In direct sun they can dry out too much and the leaves can develop brown, burnt tips. The plant prefers a location with temperatures between 60° and 85°F How to care for anthurium Anthurium likes moist conditions. Store the pot on a tray of …

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How to grow and care for Aglaonema

Aglaonema has several popular cultivars. Level up your houseplant game with one of these cultivated varieties. Aglaonema (Aglaonema commutatum) is an herbaceous perennial native to Asia that belongs to the Araceae family of plants—the same family as several other popular houseplants, such as philodendrons and monsteras. This popular houseplant goes …

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How to design your backyard with raised garden ideas

When gardening in areas where water drainage is poor, raised garden beds proved to be the most sensible method of gardening. Because of the much less compaction of the soil, raised gardens can improve moisture retention, helping roots develop higher and allowing higher drainage. The big advantage of raised backyard …

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Rustic Interior Design ideas to Get a Natural Look

Rustic touches can include everything from copper kettles and pots, to live-edged worktops and table tops. Also, mixing in some bright colors like royal blue or apple red can give the kitchen a level of country charm that you might not have thought possible. Decorating your small rustic kitchen doesn’t …

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Amazing fence and arbor ideas for your backyard

You may take the opportunity to order something unique and handmade, which will become part of your home and be appreciated for many years to come. But it’s not just about investing in a great design with a gorgeous finish, these garden beauties must be practical, durable and offer reliable …

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Captivating types of yellow flowers for this summer

Types of Yellow Flowers   Rosa With over 2,000 varieties and hundreds of years of cultivation, the rose has an extensive family and a long history. Old roses, which are classified as existing prior to the 1867 tea rose, generally have more fragrance, more complicated blooms and greater disease resistance. …

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Charming and peaceful formal garden design ideas

(Above) Petite Pillar™ Dwarf Boxwoods and Blackhawks Big Bluestem grass offer soft, symmetrical structure. Placed in front of the vibrant Grace N’ Grit™ Pink Shrub Rose in a sleek container. Formal garden design may seem daunting at first. But once you get into the unifying elements, you’ll find that it’s …

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Gorgeous planter designs and garden island ideas

If you’re not sure how to design a container garden, feel free to dive right in. Much of the fun of playing with containers is that there are so many different ways to use them. And the pot’s portability makes it easy to correct poor placement. No matter where you …

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How to grow colorful Primulas from seed.

Save your seeds If you don’t want to sow your seeds immediately upon receipt, place the packets in a screw-top jar and store them in the refrigerator – not the freezer – until needed. They can remain viable for years. So at the right time The best time to sow …

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