Category Archives: Gardening

Landscape GardeningFive Tips On How to Use Flowers In Your Landscape Design

 Incorporating flowers into a landscape garden can mean the difference between eye-catching and boring. Too many people believe that there is only one way that flowers can be added to a property: in a squared off zone, that has absolutely no variety to it. Instead, why not think of the flowers as tubes of oil paints, a multitude of colors that you can add into your landscape, generously applied with bold strokes that make a statement. Read More →

img_1293Lily also known as Asiatic lily and oriental lily, is a trumpet shaped flower. It grows to a six inch diameter with the stems growing up to three feet long. It carries four to eight blossoms. Many of the lilies live up to two weeks. Lilies come in various colors like white, yellow, pink, red and orange. There are 10 different species of lilies. They are highly toxic to cats and safe for humans. Since 12th century lilies have been considered a symbol for purity. They can be grown indoors and outdoors. Lilies come in different colors like, red orange, pink, white and yellow. They are forced to grow all throughout the year to meet the demands. A lily is one of the most popular flowers in the world. It has various medicinal and non-medicinal properties. It has different meaning and symbolisms in different cultures. Read More →

green-lifestyleFlower gardening is one of the oldest tradition of the families all over the world. Flowers are the integral part of human life. Thus, flower gardening adds joy and happiness to the families.  The gardens are decorated with bright, fresh and scented flowering plants. Red, white, pink and yellow roses are widely planted in the gardens. Tuberoses, tulips, lilies, sunflowers, etc. are common types of garden plants. These flowering plants do not require any special care and can grow joyfully with little watering and addition of fertilizers. The plant containers should be kept in enough exposure to the sunlight. There should be a proper drainage system at the plant containers.

If you are a beginner, you need to know some procedure to plant trees. It is not at all complex to start a gardening project. In schools, many children are seen to accumulate dirt in a cup and plant seed in it. Watering it regularly and watching the seed to grow will be an important fact. But, once you grow up, gardening is not restricted to planting seeds in a cup. Some steps to be followed are:

  • Make your bed.
  • Dig furrow.
  • Light watering.
  • Sowing of seeds. Read More →

Creating your garden is a very good idea, but caring and looking after them is a difficult job. Proper timings of watering the plants are important as water is the main source of energy to the plant. You can see the difference when you do not water the plant even for a single day. The leaves become dull and lifeless. Therefore, water is very essential.

But, people get confused for the best time to water the plants. Hence, following simple suggestions can make your garden more attractive and elegant:

  • Always water the plants in the morning as the environment is cool, it allows running of the water down to the roots without wasting water in evaporation. Read More →

Kids are the most dominant section of our society, and they, being the humblest takes the most important part in our lives. Kids are innovative and oriented towards new things. That could be any game outdoor, and any activity which they feel is interesting and might draw attention. One such activity could be gardening. Gardening is the most creative hobby, not just for kids, but even for adults. It is scientifically proven that kids who have developed the gardening hobby early in the childhood tend to be more creative with better intelligent quotient factor than the kids of the same age. Read More →

It is not possible to have a huge space either in front or at the back of the house to plant flowers for all. Especially in cities, people face difficulty planting flowers since even human beings do not have proper space to live in. But, like every problem, this particular problem is also having a solution. Container gardening can be done in a very narrow space. If you are having a balcony at your apartment, you can easily carry on with the process of container gardening over there. Read More →