We all know that spending time outdoors benefits both your mental health and your well-being. But while not everyone is lucky enough to have a garden, households with a balcony can also reap the rewards. Elin Harryson, in-house specialist at Swedish plant care app Planta, thinks there are clear reasons
It’s not impossible to achieve a tropical-style garden, even with the unpredictable UK weather. Loved for his large, bold foliage, tTropical plants will help you create a lush and colorful garden, perfect if you want to add style and drama to your outdoor space. “The key to creating a beautiful,
The Little Veggie Patch Company is a Melbourne, Australia based company specializing in all things edible garden. The company is dedicated to helping people learn how easy it is to grow their own food and have fun doing it, no matter their space, garden size or lifestyle. The company also
The summer season is almost over. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t commit to some home projects for the last time to prepare for the coming fall. Many homeowners decide to make improvements to the interior of their home. Although others decide to transform their outdoor space, they are
We earn commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. Are you looking for some winning herb garden ideas to grow yours with total success? There is nothing more satisfying than slicing locally grown mint leaves or plucking a sprig of thyme to add fresh garden flavors to
We earn commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. Any outdoor space, large or small, can provide the perfect backdrop to create a soothing retreat where you can relax, away from the outside world. Even limited outdoor spaces on balconies can benefit from mindfulness of simple Zen
Since ancient times, the Japanese have had a tradition of creating gardens that capture the natural landscape. They combine the basic elements of plants, water and rocks with simple, clean lines to create a spiritual haven, which in times of war and conflict was the only place they found peace.
Kseniya SharapovaGetty Images Keep your dogs sin the garden by choosing plants that are non-toxic for pets. Nice to see and not threatening to dogs, some of the plants sure to have on your radar this summer include sunflowers, camellias, and snapdragons. âWhen purchasing plants, be sure to consider whether
Your lawn or backyard growth plans may not be as ambitious as the well-manicured grounds of Versailles, but a good garden center has the inside information on plants and plans that will make your outdoor space thrive. Top-notch centers employ knowledgeable staff who can tell you what to plant where
Last modified on March 30, 2021 at 4:07 PM BST Chloe Best Small Garden Ideas: Smart tips and tricks to maximize your outdoor space with Featured Buys from Amazon, Wayfair, John Lewis and more. With coronavirus Relaxation of restrictions and outdoor entertainment now allowed, you may be looking to revamp
We earn commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. South-facing gardens have the advantage of being sunnier, and therefore tend to be more desirable. However, owning a home with a north-facing garden no longer means having to compromise on a beautifully lush outdoor space. “South-facing gardens feature
Vertical gardens are an amazing wall to beautify walls and any kind of small space for that matter – indoors or outdoors. Using the vertical plane for planting provides the opportunity to make the most of walls, fences and gates to grow everything from vegetables to perennials and more. Plus,
Are you looking for inexpensive garden ideas? It’s easier than you might think to give your garden a cost-effective makeover. We’ve listed some quick fixes to help you save money while making your outdoor space look fantastic, so you can spend more time enjoying your outdoor sanctuary. Whether it’s painting
This article may contain affiliate links. I may receive commissions for purchases made through the links in this article. From vertical herb gardens to DIY container gardens for vegetables and flowers, there are plenty of DIY Vertical Garden Ideas on a budget perfect for apartments, patios, small yards, balconies, etc.
We earn commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. We all want a space that reflects our personality, but for tenants it can be tricky. Especially if you are planning to modernize your rented garden this summer. We’ve put together some rental garden ideas to make it
Benefits of building a vertical garden When done right, vertical gardens look amazing, and completing the process can really give you a sense of accomplishment. Even if you will have to make a small investment, your hard work will pay off, especially if you are growing edible herbs. Getty If
Jacky Parker Getty Images There has been a resurgence of gardeners planting traditional British plants and old favorites, reports Wyevale Garden Centers. With the uncertainty of Brexit, traditional flowers such as lavender, hydrangeas and begonias grown in the UK have grown in popularity. âSentiment crosses the ground for the British
For lovers of cozy outdoor spaces, there is nothing better than a garden, it is a garden in a garden. Creating these versatile landscapes is the last passion of Table2Garden partners Cheryl Dimson and Milli Low. A single garden can have space for meditation, another for entertaining or spending time
KatarzynaBialasiewiczGetty Images Summer is just around the corner, and in case you’re wondering how to transform your garden and outdoor space before the warmer months, then Pinterest’s 2018 Summer Report couldn’t have come at a better time. The report details what Pinterest users search for and save in relation to
Gardening should not be reserved for country dwellers who have real “gardens” – everyone can exercise their green thumb. All you need is a little imagination and creativity to transform even the blandest concrete outdoor space into a beautiful plant-filled sanctuary. Here are our favorite tips for urban gardeners: 1.