January 2019: Kentia Palm Houseplant of the Month

January 2019: Kentia Palm Houseplant of the Month

The story of Kentia Palm  Kentia Palm (Howea forsteriana) is a plant with a relatively small base from which slender ...
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Sleeping Beauties: January Garden Plants of the Month

Sleeping Beauties: January Garden Plants of the Month

The story behind Sleeping Beauties  When the whole garden is still sleeping, dogwood (Cornus), Viburnum and redvein enkianthus (Enkiathus) with ...
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Garden Plants of the Month February: Spring Surprises

Garden Plants of the Month February: Spring Surprises

Spring Surprises like hazel (Corylus avellana Concorta'), rock cress (Arabis), primula (Primula aucalis) and Aubrieta are perfect for those who ...
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February 2019: Ferns Houseplants of the month

February 2019: Ferns Houseplants of the month

From bushy to stylised, and from dark green to silvery grey-green: ferns come in many forms with leaves that can ...
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Garden Plant of the Month December: Helleborus

Garden Plant of the Month December: Helleborus

Helleborus flowers in the middle of winter  It’s always spectacular: a plant that blooms when most garden plants are hibernating ...
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December 2018: Anthurium Houseplant of the Month

December 2018: Anthurium Houseplant of the Month

The story of Anthurium  Anthurium is one of the most popular houseplants. Attractive to look at, easy to look after, ...
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Garden Plant of the month November: Skimmia

Garden Plant of the month November: Skimmia

Skimmia, the four seasons wonder  This shrub (officially called Skimmia japonica) constantly manifests itself in new ways throughout the year ...
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Houseplant of the month November: Rhipsalis

Houseplant of the month November: Rhipsalis

The story of Rhipsalis  Very unusual: Rhipsalis is actually a cactus, but without the spikes. This houseplant is a fast ...
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Pet-friendly plants Houseplant of the month October

Pet-friendly plants Houseplant of the month October

We have selected five pet-friendly plants for October especially for the owners of dogs, cats, rabbits and birds who sometimes ...
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Garden Plants of the Month October: Pyracantha

Garden Plants of the Month October: Pyracantha

Pyracantha (also known as firethorn) is a shrub with flaming berries in the autumn and green leaves in the winter ...
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