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How to Take Care of Poinsettias

How to Take Care of Your Poinsettia aka Christmas Star

These gorgeous plants have become synonymous with the holiday season. Let's take a look at how to take care of poinsettias aka Christmas Star to keep them thriving throughout the winter. Read more

hydrangea winter care

This Is How You Take Care of Hydrangeas in Winter

Some hydrangea varieties need extra winter care. We explain when they need a warmer location and what you should pay attention to during the winter. Read more

how to store firewood

5 Firewood Storage Mistakes to Avoid

Learning how to store firewood correctly reduces energy costs and avoids unnecessary waste. Here are the most common mistakes with firewood storage. Read more

preserving roses

Never Throw Wilted Roses Out Again! How to Dry Roses 3 Ways

By preserving your roses, you can enjoy them for longer. But there are different ways to preserve or dry roses, and some are more environmentally friendly than others. We’ll show you the best ways to keep your roses beautiful for longer. Read more

figs not vegan

Why Figs Are Not (Always) Vegan

Even though they are a member of the fruit family, many people consider figs not vegan. We’ll explain the connection between figs and wasps. Read more

Mojito Mint

How To Grow Mojito Mint in Pots or in Your Garden

Mojito mint is a Cuban mint variety that is mild but refreshing.We'll show you how to grow and use the herb. Read more

5 free apps to identify bugs and insects

5 Free Apps to Identify Bugs and Insects

Bug identifier apps are full of interesting facts and will help you learn more about your local environment. These 5 free insect identification apps will make for hours of outdoor fun. Read more

how to grow wasabi

This is How to Grow Wasabi & Make Your Own Paste

Growing wasabi plants can be a difficult, yet rewarding undertaking. We’ll explain how to grow and care for wasabi and how to make your own wasabi paste. Read more