Grow Better Gardening Guides

Task of the Month

Choosing a winter flowering plant Despite the dreary weather, there is an abundance of winter flowering and fragrance plants to lift your spirits. It is the perfect time to choose Camellias, Azaleas and Rhododendrons while they are in flower. Camellia, Azalea and Gardenia potting mix is specially formulated for acid loving plants. As these plants… Read more »

Plant of the Month

Garlic Garlic is so easy to grow. With only a small space, you can grow enough garlic to supply yourself for most of the year. Garlic bulbs should be planted in early autumn. To grow garlic, you can use garlic purchased from the supermarket. Carefully break the garlic head into individual cloves and plant them… Read more »

Plants in Pots

Establishing a pot garden is very easy when you stick to the basics. Pots are great if your yard is too small for garden beds or if you are moving in the near future and wish to take your garden with you. Or you may have a garden that does not get as much sun… Read more »

Bare Rooted Planting Guide

Thinking of or have picked up a bare rooted tree? It is best to prepare a place and plant your tree as soon as you can. These steps will help you plant your new bare rooted tree. Dig a hole Prepare a hole by digging in an area that is 40cm x 40cm x 40cm…. Read more »

Fruit or Citrus

When selecting an area to plant your Fruit or Citrus tree keep in mind that they like lots of sun all year round. Also, use the size that is indicated on the label as a guide to how much room will be needed for the tree to grow to its full potential. Dig a hole… Read more »