Do Hydrangeas Need a Lot of Water? [Explained]

water hydrangeas

The word “hydrangea” means “water vessel” in Greek. So, it is not difficult to make out that hydrangeas are water-loving plants. However, do hydrangeas need a lot of water? Hydrangeas are plants that enjoy a lot of water and moisture and need more water than most garden plants. However, the amount of water that a … Read more

Hydrangea Vs Peony – Which one should you choose?

Hydrangea Vs Peony

Peonies and hydrangeas are plants that grow very beautiful flowers, so they are popular as some of the best flowering plants. So how do you choose when it comes to Hydrangea Vs Peony. Appearance Below are the ways you can check the difference visually between Peonies vs Hydrangeas. Flowers The main difference between hydrangeas and … Read more

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Rosemary? Why They Should and Shouldn’t?

Can Guinea Pigs Eat Rosemary

Own a guinea pig? If so, you will know that these small animals love to eat leaves especially when they are fresh. If you are into growing veggies for your pet to eat, you may arrive at an interesting question. Can guinea pigs eat rosemary?  Yes, Guinea Pigs can eat rosemary. Only feed your guinea … Read more

15 Best Blue Hydrangea Varieties and How to Choose between them?

Blue Hydrangea

Blue hydrangeas can brighten up any garden. Not surprisingly, they are in a lot of demand. Here is everything you need to know about blue hydrangea varieties and how to choose hydrangeas best for your garden. Endless Summer original hydrangea Endless Summer hydrangea is one of the best blue varieties to plant in your garden … Read more

Why is your Hydrangea not Flowering?


Hydrangeas are eye-catching plants with flowers that range from blue to purple to lavender to pink. Some varieties also have white or green blooms. Thus, it can be disappointing if your hydrangea does not bloom at all. Here are a few reasons why your Hydrangea is not flowering. Frost damage When you plant a hydrangea … Read more

Why are my Hydrangea Leaves Turning Black? [With Solutions]

Hydrangea Leaves Turning Black

Hydrangeas are shrubs that grow very pretty flowers with great aesthetic value. This sight can be ruined by the presence of black leaves. Let us look at the reasons why Hydrangea Leaves would be Turning Black. Fungal diseases The hydrangea leaves are affected by a lot of fungal diseases. Below are the major diseases that … Read more

Why do Rosemary leaves turn black? Explained with Solutions

Rosemary leaves turn black

You might sometimes be wondering what can make rosemary leaves turn black? Reasons that can make your rosemary leaves turn black include over-watering, soil with poor drainage, heavy rainfall, heavy humidity, bugs/pests/insects, diseases, shortage of natural light, etc. Rosemary as a plant is not very demanding. Growing rosemary either indoor or outdoor is relatively easy. Let … Read more

Is Mint a Creeper?

Harvest Mint

You might have heard that creepers are bad for your garden. Is your mint plant also a creeper? Yes. Mint is one of the few creeper herbs because it spreads everywhere and takes over space entirely. What is a creeper? A creeper is a type of plant that grows along the ground by means of … Read more

Why is my Mint Flowering? Should you let your mint flower?

mint flower

Have you seen mint Flower? Mint flowers every year, and the flowers, too, are used for many purposes. Let us look at the reasons why your mint plant is flowering? Life cycle Mint is a hardy perennial, which means that it can live for up to two years or more under suitable conditions. When mint … Read more

How to Harvest Mint and Tips for Storing?

Harvest Mint

Mint is one of the most loved herbs across the world. It is used in a variety of recipes and has been used even beyond cooking. While you can just harvest mint straight from your plant and use it directly, you can also harvest mint in bulk and store it so that it stays for … Read more