9 Unusual Gifts for Gardeners from Etsy

Gardening Apron by Growing Hope (12 USD) The Growing Hope gardening apron is made of a heavy duty canvas material with 3 pockets and a waist tie in back. Pressed Flower Glass Pendant by Dianne (24 USD) An unusual glass pendant for someone who loves flowers, gardening, or something out of the ordinary. A very […]

Hardy Shrub and Ground Cover for Tropical Climate: Kennedia

Kennedia is a small genus of small shrubs and woody climbers from tropical and subtropical climate of Australia. These useful plants are grown for their lovely and unusual flowers of red color. Kennedia originates from tropical and summer rainfall regions and thus are quite hardy to heat and spells of drought. Most species grow easily […]

Creative DIY Gardening Idea # 15: Tree Trunk Planter
Eucharis grandiflora, the Amazon Lily

Eucharis is a small genus of tropical bloomers from South America – particularly from the rainforests of the western basin of the Amazon. These lovely bloomers are quite easy to grow and produce lovely flowers almost all through the year in tropical climates. The most popular species in the genus is Eucharis grandiflora which is […]

Tropical Flowering Shrub: Odontonema strictum, Firespike

The plant in picture is Odontonema strictum which is a versatile and useful shrub for tropical climates. Known by the names of Firespike, Cardinal Guard and Scarlet Flame, Odontonema strictum is grown for its fresh green foliage and spikes of showy flowers. It is a good plant to grow in borders, landscapes or in empty […]

Creative DIY Gardening Idea # 13: Succulent Planter