Category : House plants

Best plants for the conservatory

Best plants for the conservatory

In a conservatory, you can grow plants in pots and containers all season long. But how do you choose the best shrubs and climbers for your conservatory? Those which have

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20 of the best plants for the bathroom

20 of the best plants for the bathroom

When it comes to plants, many people think of the outdoors, and what plants to put in their garden, but there are many great plants for indoors.  Indoor plants add

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20 of our favourite types of succulents with pictures

20 of our favourite types of succulents with pictures

Succulents are taking over all manner of gardens, or indoors and out. Succulents thrive in dry climates like Central America and Africa where there is very little humidity. They do

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Diseases and pests that affect orange trees

Diseases and pests that affect orange trees

Orange trees are an evergreen citrus tree which means they don’t lose their leaves come Autumn. They produce beautiful flowers that are white and scented which results in delightful fruits

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Growing orange trees in pots

Growing orange trees in pots

Even though oranges are native to warmer climates, you can still grow an orange tree in your UK garden if you grow them in pots. The process does require the

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Growing lime trees in pots and containers

Growing lime trees in pots and containers

Lime trees are a type of citrus related to lemons and oranges. They grow on ornamental evergreen trees usually spanning between 1.5 meters and 1.8 at full maturity. Lime trees

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Growing Kumquat plants indoors

Growing Kumquat plants indoors

Kumquats are some of the most straightforward citrus trees you can grow indoors. The trees themselves are beautiful, and they boast dark green leaves with bright orange fruit. They are

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What causes curled leaves on Citrus trees and how to prevent it

What causes curled leaves on Citrus trees and how to prevent it

Citrus trees make for bright, delightful additions to any indoor or outdoor space. They also give you a steady supply of citrus fruits or whatever desserts you want to make.

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How to feed and water citrus trees

How to feed and water citrus trees

Citrus trees are not native to Britain, but you can grow them successfully in containers. You can leave them outside in the summer and bring them inside for the Winter.

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Overwintering citrus trees and how to care for them during winter

Overwintering citrus trees and how to care for them during winter

If you are growing a citrus tree, the best way to keep it healthy and happy in a slightly colder environment is to grow them in a container. If you

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