I hope you're already enjoying your Croton and Caladium plants. If not, give them a try and brighten up your plant stand indoors or add that needed color to your outdoor garden.
Succulents are perfect plants for drought tolerant gardens or containers and are easy to root and grow. Learn how easy it is to propagate succulent plants, it's a great way to expand your plant collection and it's free!
Many tropical plants will grow with the right care and conditions in areas that normally would not permit them.
Every successful garden needs plants that attract the predators of pests - humans included:).
What's the truth about companion planting? Myth, rumour and 'old wives' tales' abound. But a clue can be found in India and adjacent lands where Ayurvedic gardening goes back many thousands of years - and it's based on companion planting.
There are quite literally thousands of species of edible plants that can be grown, yet most people are only aware of the thirty or so species to be found in the grocers, and many of these will have been imported. In this section we will give you a small selection of little known edible plants.