How to sow coriander and grow it

Coriander, with the scientific name Coriandrum sativum and also known as coriander, Chinese parsley or dania , is a plant native to the southern regions of Europe and North Africa. It is an annual herb between 40 and 60 cm tall, typical of temperate climates. Being of undemanding cultivation, its use is very widespread, and it is highly valued for …

What does the dandelion plant look like and what is it for?

Dandelion, with the scientific name Taraxacum officinale and also commonly called bitter chicory or meacamas, is a plant that, despite being considered in many cases an adventitious herb, has numerous medicinal properties, highlighting its powerful diuretic power to eliminate toxins and retention of liquids. Join us in this article if you want to learn what the dandelion plant …

15 green flowers

Although it may seem strange to you, there are many species in nature that give green flowers, even some that are not very common such as roses or daisies. Its different tones evoke nature and has a meaning always linked to good luck and youth. Therefore, we want you to enjoy this article with a list of 15 …

12 types of lavender

Lavender is one of the best known aromatic plants. For this reason, in this article we want to introduce you to the various types of lavender so that you can learn to differentiate them and choose the one you like the most, either for its shape and size, for its more or less intense color or for its …

How to make worm castings

Surely you have ever heard of worm compost or vermicompost . It is a type of fertilizer that stands out for how cheap it is to make and because it provides very beneficial properties to any substrate. In fact, it is considered by many to be the best or one of the best natural fertilizers. If you want to learn how to …

Types of bamboo

Bamboos are increasingly present in homes, as they are a great option for gardens and also possible to have in water or pot indoors. Scientific name Bambusoideae , they are actually a whole subfamily of plants of the grass family. There are more than 200 species of bamboo, all with their peculiarities. If you want to learn more about the …

9 types of carnivorous plants

More and more people are encouraged to have carnivorous plants at home. These species, which are characterized by feeding on insects and other small beings to obtain nitrogen, are very varied and of many types, and are highly appreciated for their exotic appearance. In this article we leave you a list with the names of the 9 most …

How to plant bamboo

Bamboos are a very popular plant in the decoration of homes and businesses, both indoors and in gardens, due to their undemanding care and the striking Asian touch they bring to any environment. However, they have the downside that many of their species are very invasive, and a series of factors must be taken into account …

Gardenia care

Gardenia is a plant native to China that belongs to the Rubiaceae family. It has more than 100 different species, which are highly appreciated in the world of gardening thanks to their beautiful and fragrant flowers. However, gardenia is also known for not being an easy plant to care for. If you plan to get one of …

18 flowering trees

In this article I am going to show you some of the tree species that you can find in your city and, if you are one of those lucky ones with private land, plant them and take care of them in your garden. These trees with beautiful flowers fill the landscape with color, displaying their magnificent coloration. Therefore, …

How to care for orchids

Orchids are actually a whole family of plants, so varied that they have more than 25,000 species. The great diversity that they present in their morphology has made them one of the most popular flowering plants among fans of gardening and decoration because, despite their enormous variety, all orchids have large and showy flowers. However, caring …