Things to know when you buy plants!

Hi friends, I did guide you about when and where to buy your plants in the previous post. To read, you can click here. This post is about things you need to know while buying plants: Take time out to buy plants: I have seen many people who go to the nursery just like theyContinue reading “Things to know when you buy plants!”

Minimalism – A by-product of Gardening?

Minimalism is defined in many ways by many people. All I want to say here is let go off the useless stuff. I have been trying to get rid off the stuff I no longer need and with every single thing I pick up, I realize I have attached so many emotions to it. All I wonder is why? Do you as well? 

Celebrations Continued!

Seems celebrations are going to continue for a while! 😀 🙂 My Blog, Reema’s Garden, has completed 2 Years!   What may seem to be very little time… appears like an eternity in blogging. A very big thank you to all my Readers!! Above all….. My Blogger Family…. Ben… Radhika… Diana… Kitty… Mei… Kurian… Sue….Sifar…Continue reading “Celebrations Continued!”

Reminder: Plants are living beings!

I know it sounds and looks weird…. but we do need a reminder every now and then… Especially after a beautiful flower series… This is a mandatory post. Don’t buy plants only for their aesthetic appeal.. Don’t force them to look a particular way. They have their individuality like you have yours. They don’t haveContinue reading “Reminder: Plants are living beings!”

Flower Garden – Part XX – Firecracker Flower

Heyy friends.. this is the last one in the series… Its called the Firecracker Flower or Crossandra infundibuliformis. It is native to southern India but I believe it can be grown in several different regions as this plant has received Award of Garden Merit from Royal Horticultural Society in 2017. 3 main reasons to have thisContinue reading “Flower Garden – Part XX – Firecracker Flower”

Flower Garden – Part XIX – Asian Jasmines

I really wanna talk about these 2 Jasmines which are native to Asia/India. The first one is Tabernaemontana divaricata or commonly called pinwheel flower, crape jasmine, East India rosebay.  Also called as Tagar or chandni in Hindi. The second one is Gardenia jasminoides To my friends across continents… Both these jasmines are native to Asia… I don’t knowContinue reading “Flower Garden – Part XIX – Asian Jasmines”

Flower Garden – Part XVIII – Passion Flower

Passion flower or Passiflora or Krishna Kamal are beautiful vines with incredible flowers. 5 reasons to have Passion Flower: They are one of the most beautiful flowers in the world. They can be grown almost in all regions. You can actually see them blooming. They bloom very fast.. within a span on 5-7 mins. SoContinue reading “Flower Garden – Part XVIII – Passion Flower”

Flower Garden – Part XVII – The Nocturnal flowers

Today, we are going to discuss about two plants, which have very fragrant flowers and bloom only during night. The first one, Cestrum nocturnum, common names include night-blooming jasmine, night-blooming cestrum, and raatrani. The second one, Nyctanthes arbor-tristis, the night-flowering jasmine or parijat. The above image of Parijat flower does not belong to reemasgarden.com So, 3 reasons whyContinue reading “Flower Garden – Part XVII – The Nocturnal flowers”