Articles by Craig Munro

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Craig has been a keen gardener for almost a decade, experimenting with all kinds of growing in his garden in Brighton, UK. His favourite flower is a ball dahlia, and he loves discovering new long-flowering perennials to add to his garden.

Recent articles

  • How to grow Damsons

    Welcoming you to the world of growing Damsons, this article aims to provide you with all the information you need to successfully cultivate these delicious fruits in your backyard or garden

  • How to grow Lychees

    Lychees are delicious and tropical fruits that are highly sought after for their unique flavor and juicy texture

  • How to grow Passionfruits

    Passionfruit is a delicious tropical fruit that is enjoyed by many for its unique flavor and versatility

  • How to grow Chinese Evergreens

    Chinese Evergreens (Aglaonema) are popular indoor plants known for their vibrant foliage and ability to thrive in low light conditions

  • How to grow Schefflera Plants

    Welcome to the comprehensive guide on growing Schefflera plants as indoor plants

  • How to grow Ponytail Palms

    The ponytail palm (Beaucarnea recurvata) is a popular indoor plant known for its unique bottle-shaped trunk and long, slender, and cascading leaves

  • How to grow Peperomias

    Welcome to the complete guide on how to grow Peperomias as indoor plants

  • How to grow Haworthias

    Haworthias are a popular choice for indoor plant enthusiasts, thanks to their unique appearance and low maintenance requirements

  • How to grow Croton Plants

    Introducing croton plants as indoor plants can add a touch of beauty and vibrancy to your home or office

  • Fighting gardening diseases: Cabbage black rot

    Cabbage black rot is a destructive disease that affects cabbage plants, causing severe damage to the leaves, stems, and heads of the plant

  • Fighting gardening diseases: Squash mosaic virus

    Squash mosaic virus (SqMV) is a devastating plant disease that affects various members of the Cucurbitaceae family, including squash, pumpkin, zucchini, and cucumber plants

  • Fighting gardening diseases: Citrus canker

    Citrus canker is a highly contagious bacterial disease that affects citrus trees

  • How to grow Rock Cresses

    The Rock Cresses flower, also known as the Aubrieta, is a beautiful perennial plant that produces stunning clusters of small, colorful flowers

  • How to grow Veronicas

    The Veronicas flower, also known as Veronica spicata, is a versatile and beautiful perennial plant that belongs to the plantain family

  • How to grow Yuccas

    Welcome to our comprehensive guide on growing yuccas flower

  • Greatest gardens: Brodie Castle Gardens, Scotland, UK

    Welcome to Brodie Castle Gardens, a hidden gem nestled in the scenic landscapes of Scotland, UK

  • Greatest gardens: Rhododendronpark Bremen, Germany

    Welcome to Rhododendronpark Bremen, a stunning botanical garden located in the city of Bremen, Germany

  • Greatest gardens: Waddesdon Manor Gardens, England, UK

    Waddesdon Manor Gardens is a stunning attraction located in the heart of Buckinghamshire, England

  • The best gardens to visit in Norfolk

    Hoveton Hall Gardens, located in Hoveton, Norfolk, is a must-visit for any garden enthusiast

  • The best gardens to visit in Northamptonshire

    Coton Manor Gardens, located in the picturesque village of Guilsborough, is a must-visit for garden enthusiasts

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