Why I started Gardening…

Like everyone I started gardening for small joys that it brings.. to see a flower bloom… to see a plant grow… to see a life grow! During this incredible journey I didn’t just learn about plants and ways to grow them but also about living life in a different way! The way they say, everyContinue reading “Why I started Gardening…”

No more Pinching!

You know exactly where this is going. Bonsai was just the beginning. Beginning of an entire new series of questionable gardening practices. I said “questionable” and not wrong. Lets start with pinching. A widely approved and accepted Gardening Practice. Pinching plants is a form of pruning that encourages branching on the plant. This means that whenContinue reading “No more Pinching!”

I love plants but not all of them!

There has been a overwhelming liking towards Cacti and Succulents these days. I just don’t understand why! As far as I can see, people love them only because they really don’t need to be watched over. They are fine if you water them once in a week or 10 days. They are fine irrespective ofContinue reading “I love plants but not all of them!”

Being Reema!

Strong-headed opinionated woman.. I have always been.. But I never thought I would let you know that. I didn’t want my blog to be an opinionated one. But then I don’t want want my blog to be fact sheet/ database either. So here’s me! 

Gardener’s Confession – My take on Pests

You can call me stupid or sentimental. But this is exactly what I am. I opted to be a Gardener so that in my little way, I could be close to Nature. And Nature encompasses everything; not just the plants. So, I do everything to ensure that my plants are healthy. But that is whereContinue reading “Gardener’s Confession – My take on Pests”

Gardener’s Confession – Chemical Fertilizers are tempting!

Who doesn’t love instant results? You should see the results when chemical fertilizers are applied! The plants go lush green, start blooming ceaselessly, grow very fast and what not!Then why not go for it?

Gardener’s Confession – I don’t have a green thumb either!

Let’s get Candid here! There are so many things that I want to share. Lets start from here. I have so many people coming up to me and saying “You know what, I don’t have a green thumb!”  And all I want to say is “Neither do I!” I want to get this straight –Continue reading “Gardener’s Confession – I don’t have a green thumb either!”