Astilbe: Growing & Caring Guide


The Astilbe, a classical favourite plant with purple and pink feathery plumes, is a native of Asia and North America, tucked beneath the canopy of woods. Over 20 different types of Astilbe are found, sometimes referred to as False Goat’s Beard. Astilbe is a great companion of Hostas, and it’s commonly found in areas with … Read more

Forsythia: The Complete Plant Care & Growing Guide


Forsythia, with its vibrant yellow flowers also called “golden bells” and attractive arching branches, is a herald of spring that adds a burst of color to gardens and landscapes. Native to Eastern Asia and Southeast Europe, this deciduous shrub from the Oleaceae family has become a favorite ornamental plant among gardeners for its low maintenance … Read more

Forget-Me-Not: Growing, Care Guide and Symbolism

Forget Me Not

Forget-me-not (Myosotis sylvatica) is a charming, easy-to-grow perennial flower that add a touch of beauty to various garden landscapes. Often found in woodland gardens, cottage gardens, rock gardens, and even as potted plants on patios, these delicate flowers are known for their pleasant appearance and low-maintenance nature. Adaptable to cool weather and moist soil conditions, … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Sedum (Stonecrop)


If you live where it is sunny and like a garden full of low maintenance plants the sedum is for you. It is a succulent that comes in a wide range of heights, stunning colors, and forms. They have waxy fleshy leaves and flowers that bloom in late summer through fall. Plus, the pollinators love … Read more

How to Grow and Care for Crocosmia


If you are a fan of bright and exotic-looking flowers, the Crocosmia is for you. These plants grow tall flowers that resemble swords. They may look difficult to maintain, but these beautiful perennial flowers are easy to care for. Crocosmias are a bright and fun way to add color to your crop of yearly blooms. … Read more

Osteospermum: How to Grow and Care for African Daisy


Osteospermum, commonly known as African daisies or daisybushes, is a genus of flowering plants in the sunflower/daisy family Asteraceae. These vibrant and hardy plants originate from Southern and Eastern Africa and the Arabian Peninsula, where they have adapted to thrive in heat and full sunlight. With their attractive, daisy-like blooms, these flowers have become a … Read more