How to Repot an Orchid

How to Repot an Orchid

How to Repot an Orchid – Orchids belong to the Orchidaceae family and have more than 800 known types and more than 100,000 hybrid species. The main difference between orchid types can be seen in the size, color, and weight, and the actual differences can be extreme. It is not well-known that the largest variety of orchid is the Grammatophyllum, which grows up to 3 meters in height, and was once sold for over $200,000 … Read more

Best Simple Orchid Greenhouse Design Increases Beauty of Your Orchids

How Long Do Orchids Live?

How Long Do Orchids Live – So you’ve decided to decorate your home with some lovely, Pinterest-worthy flowers. You’ve chosen orchids because they are classic, versatile, and live for many years. Don’t they? Good question. How long do orchids live, and how much work does it take to keep them alive?  The lifespan of orchids depends not only on the quality of care they receive but also on the variety of the orchid you have … Read more

How to Reduce Irrigation Water Usage

Alternative Landscaping Ideas For Your Rural Property

Landscaping Ideas – Homeowners look forward to turning their yards into beautiful and usable spaces where the entire family can spend some good quality time. These days, a number of garden ideas and landscaping ideas are available for those who wish to turn their yards into Edens. We discuss some of the top ways to beautify your garden naturally with a few viable alternative landscaping ideas. Approximately 97% of America’s landmass is considered a rural area, … Read more

How To Water Orchids

How To Water Orchids

How To Water Orchids – Currently having about 28,000 species and distributed in approximately 763 genera, orchids are one of the most exotic-looking flower species in the whole plant kingdom. Their beauty, variant colors, and patterns make them an appealing choice for house plants. They are distinguishable and have some evident characteristics that include having highly modified petals, a temporary woody structure, fused stamens, and very small seeds. The most common and easiest type of … Read more

Are Orchids Poisonous

Are Orchids Poisonous to Cats?

Orchids Poisonous to Cats – The presence of fresh flowers in a house not only adds character and beauty to your home but also gives that extra scent of freshness. For orchid lovers, there remains fear whether they can have those beautiful flowers in their homes with cats running around. There’s the constant struggle to prevent their cats from eating or choking or becoming poisoned. Are orchids poisonous to cats? They therefore either have to … Read more

Growing the Best Orchids

How to Care for Orchids

How to Care for Orchids – You may look at an orchid and think you could never grow that. They look beautiful, but in truth, there is no reason to fear these magnificent plants. They are easy to care for as long as you understand the orchid species you have chosen and follow a few simple rules. In this article we are going to get down to the roots of just how to care for … Read more

Growing the Best Orchids

Orchid Blooming Guide Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

Orchid Blooming Guide – One of the most beloved and popular members of the flower family is the beautiful, exotic orchid. This gorgeous, tropical plant is an all-time favorite in the botanical world with plant-pros and beginners alike. The reason for its popularity may well be the fact that there are so many fabulous colors to choose from, and it can be grown indoors as well as outdoors. Sometimes known for being a sensitive plant, … Read more

No-till Gardening

No-till Gardening: Your Complete Guide to An Easier Way to Grow

No-till Gardening Guide – Advancements in the field of gardening have introduced different ways of preparing the soil and planting the crop. These methods promote better crop growth and increased yield. One of these impressive methods is no-till gardening. This particular style of gardening does not require any kind of tilling. Instead, you start planting the crop without exposing the dirt. With this method, you put decomposable materials on top of the soil and leave … Read more

Maximize The Space In Your Garden

5 Ways to Maximize the Space in Your Garden

Maximize Space in Your Garden – Even for green-fingered garden enthusiasts, a small space can seem restrictive. When you don’t have a lot of room to play with in your garden, you might assume that you’ll be limited on what you can grow, or the kind of landscaping you can do. You don’t even need to be living in a house with a small garden to face this challenge. People with rural properties need to … Read more

green trees and grasses

Natural Lawn Care Tips and Ideas to Save Time and Money

Natural Lawn Care tips – Last weekend, we mowed our lawn for the first time this year. From the sound of it (and the smell of freshly cut grass), the neighbors are in the full swing of lawn care as well.  We have dogs, children, and a desire to be good stewards of our immediate environment, so this year, we’re looking for ways to practice natural spring lawn care. Turns out, there are surprisingly easy … Read more