How to Grow African Violets Plant Care – African Violets Growing Guide

Quick facts Compact, flowering houseplant Can flower all year round Position in bright, indirect light Water and feed regularly and carefully Like consistently warm, humid air Grow new plants from leaf cuttings What are African violets? These small tender perennials come originally from tropical East Africa. They have long been grown as flowering houseplants, prized for their bright, … Read more

How to Grow Japanese Maples Plant Care – Maples Growing Guide

Quick facts Compact, slow-growing deciduous trees, ideal for smaller gardens Attractive foliage in shades of green, yellow or burgundy, and good autumn colour Plant from October to March Best in a cool, lightly shaded spot, and ideal in a larger container Usually needs little pruning or training Mulch and fertilise in spring Can be grown from seed, … Read more