Protecting your Rose Garden

Protecting your Rose Garden

Growing roses? If you’ve gone to the effort of ensuring they’re planted in the perfect spot so they get their six hours of sunlight, and watering them with exactly 20 litres a week, don’t let garden pests and diseases ruin all your hard work. Here’s what to look out...
How to Handle Mealy Bugs

How to Handle Mealy Bugs

These fluffy looking bugs are one of the most notorious pests. They might not be hard to spot but they’re hard to get rid of – and they can seriously damage your houseplants! Why they’re bad Mealy Worms feed off of plant sap with mouthparts, called stylets, that they...
Weed Control 101

Weed Control 101

Weeds come in all shapes and sizes. The same could be said of weeding solutions. We’re here to tell you a few of the more effective ways you can tackle weeds in your garden. Weeds need light and water to grow, so seeds that lie in the top layers of soil have the best...
A green thumb’s guide to August gardening

A green thumb’s guide to August gardening

Winter is waning and August marks the last stretch until spring. You might think winter means you won’t be able to plant much fruit and veg – but surprisingly, there are many plants that thrive in this chilly weather! Interested in finding out what plants need tending...