Annual Plants: Pros and Cons

12.11.2019 0 Comments

As in all things, even for annual plants, there are pros and cons, the two sides of the coin, and before deciding which species to have in the garden it is better to put all aspects of the scale and evaluate what can be advantages and disadvantages. Let’s start with the positive aspects: annual plants …

Christmas Challenge: How Not to Kill the Poinsettia!

08.11.2019 0 Comments

Have you just purchased your beautiful Christmas star to decorate the house and, like every year, the tough challenge starts to keep it alive and not let it die after a week? Do not worry, we will help you this year! The Christmas Challenge officially starts: how not to kill the Poinsettia! First of all, …

How to Repot the Orchid (Without Making Disasters)

30.10.2019 0 Comments

Dear orchid lovers, today we are talking about a somewhat thorny topic, a common problem but easy to solve if we know how to do it: repot the orchid in the right way, without hurting it, without killing it and to make it bloom more beautiful and stronger than before. Many times we have told …

The Leaves and the Flowers

26.10.2019 0 Comments

The leaves represent the decorative element of the plant, are green mixed with the cream-yellow color and are grouped in groups so close together that they appear to be small rosettes. Not everyone knows this, but the flowers that grow from potted plants are rare. In this case, the flowers can have a green or …

The Enemies of the Christmas Star

18.10.2019 0 Comments

Sometimes it happens that apparently healthy plants die suddenly, so suddenly. The problem, in this case, can be caused by viruses, fungi, and bacteria and is not due to cultivation errors. So don’t blame yourself in this case because it doesn’t depend on you. If gray spots appear on the red bracts, it means that …

10 Curiosities About Annual Plants

06.10.2019 0 Comments

What are annual plants? Surely you have already heard this name and perhaps it is not clear to you what gardeners and nurserymen refer to this expression. So, to begin, let’s immediately clarify: many of the plants that we call ” annual ” are actually perennials in the areas from which these plants come. An …

How to Always Have Beautiful Plants During the Winter

01.10.2019 0 Comments

Potted plants live indoors, almost all year round, or right now they are inside the house to seek temporary shelter from the freezing temperatures of these days. And what happens to the plants inside the house? Do they seem a little dull and sad? There are many people who, during the cold season, dedicate themselves …

How to Take Care of Orchids After Repotting

22.09.2019 0 Comments

After you are done with the repotting you have two options. The first corresponds to the simplest situation, the one that does NOT involve pruning the root system. In this case you will not have to do anything in particular, if you do not resume normal daily care. If, on the other hand, you have …

Dracaena Reflexa: Everything You Need to Know

30.08.2019 0 Comments

New year, a new purpose: to devote yourself to gardening and to learn the secrets and tricks to best grow flowers and plants! What do you say? The time has finally come and then we are there, ready to accompany you on this new adventure! No, it is not difficult and you don’t necessarily have …