Choosing the proper pot on your plant — Jane Perrone

Glazed terracotta pots are straightforward to maintain clear and have a tendency to carry onto moisture longer than unglazed terracotta. They will add a pop…

Is Your Houseplant at The Everlasting Wilting Level or Can It Be Saved?

First, what’s the everlasting wilting level or PWP? And is my houseplant at that time? Definition The Everlasting Wilting Level is the purpose at which…

Vermiculite: Moisture-Retaining Mineral

Vermiculite and perlite are in many potting soil mixes, but you may not be aware of why you should use vermiculite in your garden soil…

Growing tomatoes outdoors – my top tips — Jane Perrone

4. Add fertiliser as they grow, but not too much: overfeeding can dilute the flavour. Use tomato fertiliser rather than any old fertiliser you have…

Fishtail Palms Flower From The Top of The Plant to The Bottom

Because of the flowers, this plant caught my eye at the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory. I know palms do flower, but I had never seen…

Water Glassing Eggs For Long-Term Storage

Those experienced in caring for chickens know about water-glassing eggs. It’s no wonder with how many eggs just one hen can produce in a week.…

Why your garden (indoors or outside) is never going to look like the Chelsea flower show (and that’s ok!) — Jane Perrone

4. It’s sexy, but is it sensible? When it comes to displays of indoor plants, such as the Houseplant Studios, most of the same issues…

The Queen of the Night Flower is Mysterious and Interesting

I cannot tell you what an exciting week I have had! I posted this time-lapse video of my Epiphyllum oxypetalum and now it has over…