Gardenhood – Come Into Our World

If you haven’t heard of us before check out our Gardenhood video. Gardenhood wants to connect all cultivators, harvesters, planter-box appreciators, green thumbs, growers, hobby farmers, no spray lovers all into one place. If you are interested in being one of our BETA testers for our platform launching soon – please send us an email at…

Outside Inside: Make an Indoor Aquatic Garden!

All plants need water to live, but some plants take this relationship a step further. Climate change, our world warming up, has made us think about water in a different way. Some aquatic plants have adapted to living either completely submerged in water or on the water’s surface and some in-between. There is now a…

Returning to Nature: Botanical Tattoos

Artists come in many forms and expressions. For those without the artist’s mind or talent, all you need to do is connect, much like nature, you’ll find when an artist is true to form, you will find meaning. Pis Saro has a special talent for creating botanical tattoos. Watercolor tattoos of pretty flowers and leaves for…

Happy Australia Father’s Day: Flowers You Should Give to Dad

Father’s Day, a time to reflect, celebrate and give thanks to all the dads. Even those who’ve lost their loved one can still remember all the good times your dad was there for you. If you are thinking of giving flowers, then the official Father’s Day flowers are White and Red roses. If your dad is more…

Goodbye Bronchitis Cough: Mix Honey Banana and Water

Gardenhood would never say we’re doctors or even healers, but we’ve tried a few natural tricks to help fix common colds or chronic coughs. Some weeks back one of our members had the worst cough ever. A non-smoker, reasonable health so it was a little strange and the amount of coughing drove one of our…

Best Ever Friday News for Plant Lovers: Baileys Almande Almond-milk Liqueur

A plant eating lifestyle doesn’t have to be boring, hard – we just need businesses and people to switch and educate on plant living and lifestyle. Given it’s Friday we thought we would celebrate with a Baileys Almande Almondmilk Liqueur. That’s right Vegans across the world are cheering to the sound of Baileys. This naturally…

Scientists Discover Plants Have “Brains” That Determine When They Grow

Plants have a long and unexpected evolutionary lineage. Did you know that land plants evolved 450 million years ago?    Or that sharks are older than trees? Flowers didn’t appear until the Cretaceous Period (around 66 million years ago) and grass only starting sprouting 40 million years ago! In that time, plants have evolved some…

Oldest Bonsais In the World

Trees can grow for thousands of years. Bonsai trees, if well kept, can also become very old.Some of the oldest Bonsai in the world are over 800 years; the result of many generations of patience and hard work. This article lists some of the most famous and oldest trees, enjoy!(#1) Ficus Bonsai tree at Crespi, […]

Cauliflower, Coconut oil, Ginger, Turmeric Stew

Australia is heading toward’s Spring, but you’d be forgiven for thinking that today was winter all over again. So, we thought we would find you a stew to prepare tonight. A  delicious, comforting and warm stew perfect for vegans, vegetarians or even the meat eaters would love this stew. It’s full of healthy fats, add…

Bengaluru’s Vertical Garden Set to Curb Pollution

After China’s vertical forests, Bengaluru has built its first vertical garden with the intent to curb pollution and make the city beautiful. SayTrees is behind the beautiful organic garden at Hosur Road Electronics City Flyover where over 3,500 saplings of 10 different species have been planted. With an automated drip irrigation system installed within the…

Understanding What Makes Plants Happy

Like us, plants have their own language. If you saw our post on Geoff Lawton’s Pattern Understanding you will see that nature has its own rules, patterns and ways of connecting. Somehow, over time we humans have become disconnected or perhaps we are disrespecting our plant’s natural botanical body language and behavior that could help…