How to Make Leading Lines In Your Garden

Time to plant: Spring or autumn. Metallic clumps of astelia, an architectural plant that originates from Australia, make a strong statement rising from tapered containers. The silvery, strap-shaped leaves sparkle in sunshine and contrast vividly with the dark tones of the pot. A single container planted with an astelia would make an eye-catching feature, but … Read moreHow to Make Leading Lines In Your Garden

A Beginner’s Guide to Growing and Caring for Orchids

Orchid Plants: A Beginner's Guide to Growing and Caring for Orchids

Nurturing and propagating orchids, often considered a hobby for experienced horticulturists, can be an exciting and rewarding challenge for newcomers. While orchids are typically perceived as fragile and delicate plants whose care leads to gardening drama for most hobbyists, the reputation honed by these beautiful blossoms is partly untrue. While orchids do have specific care … Read moreA Beginner’s Guide to Growing and Caring for Orchids