With the growing enthusiasm of the French for gardening, the consumption of potting soil and other growing media continues to increase. However, some natural materials used as substrates are not renewable resources. We explain why you should avoid using peat in your garden.
Even when we love gardening, we can't do it at any cost... As inflation forces the French to manage their budget more strictly, leisure activities are often a sacrificed expense. For all those who don't want to give up their passion for gardening, here are 5 good deals to find cheap plants.
If you want to add some color to your garden throughout the summer, consider planting mimulus! These pretty trumpet-shaped flowers offer a generous bloom in a variety of colors. Here are 5 things to know about this plant family.
If you are considering doing a big spring cleaning with eco-friendly products, black soap is an essential multi-purpose cleaner. This 100% natural soap has only advantages as it is inexpensive and has no impact on health and the environment. Here are 8 tips for using this product at home and in the garden.
If you have ever seen a calceolaria on display at a florist's, you have surely been surprised by the flowering of this small plant. This species native to South America produces yellow to red flowers in the shape of little clogs! Here is everything you need to know about this amazing indoor plant, some species of which can even be planted in the garden.
Have you heard of the plant called Angel's Fishing Rod? Behind this funny name lies the dierama, a plant with an appearance as poetic as its nickname! Here's everything you need to know about this pretty perennial native to Africa.
When moving into a new home, buying furniture is one of the biggest expenses. While the prices of new furniture continue to soar due to inflation, a third of French people say they are tempted by second-hand furniture. If this is your case, we give you 5 tips to furnish yourself cheaply.
Dividing plants is something that every gardener should know about, as this very useful trick allows you to rejuvenate your perennials and multiply them. If you want to reproduce your plants at low cost and share your most beautiful specimens with friends, we explain how to divide a perennial plant.
With its peppery taste, arugula salad is one of the essential components of mesclun. It's easy to recognize by its tangy taste and crunchy texture. But are you sure you know everything about this funny salad? Here are 5 things to know about this easy-to-grow vegetable.
Faced with the drought that has affected France since August 2021, gardeners are forced to review their growing methods. As watering restrictions are to be feared next summer, you must now anticipate the lack of water and make choices when planting and sowing your vegetables. We explain how to prepare your vegetable garden for a dry regime in 5 points.