Month: April 2021

How to plant sunflowers

The Helianthus annuus , sunflower as we all know, is an herb that originated in Mexico and Peru. It is a very popular plant in urban plantations and gardens, both for the consumption of its seeds, sunflower seeds, and for its great visual and aesthetic value, since its floral rosette is very large and striking. In addition, in the …

29 indoor hanging plants

Hanging plants are a great ally in gardening and decoration when you have little space for pots of another type. In addition, when it comes to decorating balconies or windows, hanging indoor plants produce a very showy and striking effect from the outside, with great aesthetic results. If you want to learn a little more about …

Dieffenbachia plant: care

You have very likely seen dieffenbachias more than once in any home as a houseplant. These tropical plants are very popular as they thrive in shady conditions and their showy leaves have great decorative value. If you want to learn more about the dieffenbachia plant and its care , join us in this article, where you can also …

What is horticulture

Have you heard of horticulture and want to know well what it is? Do you like gardens both on land and urban? Then keep reading because in this article we are going to teach you what horticulture is . We will talk about the different types that exist and what are the main differences with agriculture. We will try to teach …

Hibiscus care

Hibiscus are a whole genus of the Malvaceae family with about 150 species. They are tropical plants, highly valued for the vivid colors of their five-petal flowers, ranging from white to purple, orange, yellow and pink. In addition, it is very common to take the infusion of hibiscus flowers, also called Jamaica flower or Chinese rose , due to …

Petunia care

Petunias are a whole genus of flowering plants whose petals give them a trumpet shape, similar to what happens in Mexican petunias. They are widely spread geographically and, in fact, can be found from Brazil and Argentina to the southern United States. It has many different species and all of them are highly valued aesthetically, especially when …

8 types of grass

The grass is the other large group of carpet plants that is used to cover large areas of meadow. We say that it is the other large group because the most popular upholstery plants when covering land surfaces are lawns. Although this is the case, the truth is that grass can be a very good option in certain circumstances …

Elephant foot or Nolina plant: care

The formerly known as Nolina recurvata , also called the elephant’s foot, has recently been classified in the genus Beaucarnea . They are very striking plants for their sculptural bearing, which is why they are highly valued as ornamental plants in gardening and decoration, because although it grows much better and taller outdoors it can also be kept indoors, although …