Tuesday , July 27 2021

How to take care of your golden Hinoki Cypress Bonsai tree

Chamaecyparis Obtusa Crippsii Bonsai Care About Golden Hinoki Cypress Bonsai Tree Hinoki Cypress is a Japanese evergreen and the smallest of cypress species. The golden variety has a lovely golden hue to the foliage, which makes it an interesting topic for bonsai. It is a coniferous tree with layers of …

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How to grow houseplants in water

Growing plants in water Let’s be perfectly honest here: we all forget to water our plants sometimes. And for us who tend to travel, it is not uncommon to return to crumpled or flooded greenery due to faulty communication with the plant sitting. Yuk. Anthurium houseplants are normally grown in …

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How to take care of your Hinoki Cypress Bonsai tree

Camecyparis Obtusa Compacta Bonsai Care About Hinoki Cypress Bonsai Tree Hinoki Cypress is a Japanese evergreen and the smallest of cypress species. It is a coniferous tree with flat deep green fan-like leaves. The leaves look like scales, with green above and a blue shade below. It has a dark …

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How to take care of your Chinese Elm Bonsai tree

Ulmus Parvifolia Bonsai Care About the Chinese Elm Bonsai Tree Chinese Elms is a strong and adaptable bonsai tree that makes a good tree for beginners. They develop a lot of character in the bark and are good at shaping, which benefits them among the bonsai experts as well. The …

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Identification and treatment guide for potted plant diseases

Prevention of plant diseases indoors Healthy indoor plants can withstand and fight pests and diseases much better than weak plants. To keep your houseplants strong, you need to meet their cultural requirements, which means using proper soil, avoiding draft, not cramped plants, and then maintaining a good balance between temperature, …

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Feeding Plants Guide

Feeding is another term for fertilizing (or fertilizing if you live in America).  Watering is not “feed“or”fertilization“in the true sense of the word, and what you feed the plant is not really”food“Confused yet? If you are, or even if you just want a refresher on the topic, this guide will …

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How to take care of your Brazilian rain tree Bonsai tree

Pithecellobium Tortum Bonsai Care About the Brazilian Raintree Bonsai Tree The Brazilian rain tree is a deciduous tree native to the rainforests of Brazil. The rain tree has delicate branches and small pale green leaves and ridges. The leaves will be opened at night and re-opened in the morning. Its …

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Are your plants thriving or surviving?

Flowering or surviving? By nature, plants want to survive. This may well be one of the most important things to keep in mind when keeping indoor plants. They really want to live. It doesn’t matter if you think you have a black thumb (or a whole black hand) that no …

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Humidity Guide

What is humidity? Humidity in the home is one of the hardest things to get right, and even if you hit the perfect level, it is very difficult to maintain constant and consistent. Fortunately in most cases Humidity for houseplants is of little importance, the section below looks at the …

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Plants grow media and potted plants

Growing medium, compost and soil Plants are normally grown in a nutrient that contains “growing media“or”growing medium“Which can be compost or soil, although it is often one peat or peat-free mix. You can normally use these products directly from the bag and get fantastic results, so why write a comprehensive …

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