Hydrangeas : The basics

The rains are finally here! This is the perfect time to give your favourite ‘water loving’ plants a try. One plant that should be on your radar this season is the Hydrangea. First discovered in Japan, the name Hydrangea derives its name from the Greek word “hydor” meaning water and “angos” meaning jar or vessel….

Why you need Indoor plants

The use of plants in interior spaces has become a growing trend and a much welcome one at that. Indoor plants however, should transcend trends because the benefits they offer should make us consider them a necessity rather than an object of décor, because good health should never be out of style. 🙂 1.Increase oxygen…

DIY : Terrariums

A terrarium is a decorative garden grown in a glass container. In many ways, it’s like an aquarium but instead of fish, they’re used to house and grow plants. Terrariums are great because they take up little space, they’re easy to make and for those with brown hands they are low maintenance and extremely easy…

Live Fences

Fences. They mark our boundaries, create a sense of privacy, ensure security and can be a work of art. Though there are many types of fences:stone walls, picket fences,barbed wire e.t.c , some people prefer a more natural option. That’s where live fences come in. A live fence is made of living trees and shrubs….

HOW TO LANDSCAPE for Beginners

We’d all love to have a beautiful compound with trees, lawn and flowers and while some people have the luxury of hiring trained landscapers, some of us have to figure out how to do it ourselves. Landscape design is an entire field that requires some formal training and since we all can’t study Landscape design,…

The Journey Begins

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