Growing Glorious Garlic

Growing Glorious Garlic

We can trace the growing of garlic as far back as 6000 years ago. It has long been immersed in Mediterranean, African and Asian cultures as a favourite cooking ingredient and can now be found in China and all over Europe. The secret is out, garlic is good for you!...
Interesting Flowers and their Secrets

Interesting Flowers and their Secrets

There is a Chinese proverb: The world is a rose, smell it and pass it to your friends. Flowers over the centuries have been a source of inspiration and enchantment. Like all living organisms they have their secrets, not only for survival but also with their...
The Wondrous World of Dahlias

The Wondrous World of Dahlias

If you’ve never grown dahlias before and want to give it a try, watch out, it’s addictive. But what a brilliant addiction! The plant was named after the Swedish botanist Anders Dahl, who lived in the mid-1700’s, although it is originally from Mexico. It is the...
Rare Tulips of Amsterdam

Rare Tulips of Amsterdam

Tulips from Amsterdam. We all know that saying, and the song. Holland, more specificallyAmsterdam, is unquestionably the capital of tulip bulbs.  You may even have visited the famous gardens of Keukenhof in the spring,along with hundreds of thousands of other visitors...