Flower Garden – Part XI – Lantana

If you need a plant that needs no care, no pruning, no composting, yet all season flowers..

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 of […]

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 where […]

Flowers, flowers and More Flowers!

Now that we know flowers help attract bees, butterflies and birds; let’s get a bit more specific about what kind of flowers. We also discussed about single petaled flowers being better than the double petaled ones. The next thing is to incorporate as many colors as possible. Its true that colorful flowers attract bees and […]

Single Vs. Double

We know flowers help attract bees, butterflies and other pollinators. We also know that the flowers have to be native/indigenous! What next? It is said that the bees and butterflies prefer single petaled flowers more than double. Confused? Look the following pictures. The images to left indicate single petaled flowers and the images to the […]