Garden Care

Guides and articles to help you care for your awesome garden.

Why is Verbena Dying

Why is Verbena Dying? (Here’s Why & How to Fix It!)

Verbena dies mainly due to overwatering, the leaves wilt and turn yellow. The plant dies due to waterlogged conditions. Verbena could also die due to underwatering, and fertilizer burn. Verbena is also prone to a fungal disease called Powdery Mildew. You can prevent a variety of diseases in Verbena through cultural practices. Watering frequency is …

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What Eats Begonias

What Eats Begonias? (11 Culprits and Quick Fixes!)

Snails and Slugs eat Begonias. Insects like Aphids, Whiteflies, Mealybugs, Spider Mites, Scale, Earwigs, and Caterpillars eat holes into Begonias. Squirrels and Rats eat Begonias too. Begonias produce beautiful flowers. But like every other flowering plant, they are also prone to pest and insect attacks. In this article, you’ll learn about the pests that attack …

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When does Honeysuckle Bloom

When does Honeysuckle Bloom? (What Month & How Often?)

Most varieties of Honeysuckle bloom in the spring. In most parts of the USA, Honeysuckle starts blooming in March/April and continues blooming for a while. There are also summer and winter varieties of Honeysuckle. Honeysuckle is grown in the gardens for its beautiful flowers. Honeysuckle is also kept in the gardens for the fragrant blossoms. …

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Honeysuckle Not Flowering

Honeysuckle Not Flowering? (Here’s Why & How to Fix It!)

Honeysuckle fails to blossom if the plant’s pruned severely. Honeysuckle also fails to blossom if it doesn’t get adequate sunlight. Honeysuckle doesn’t flower when it’s given too much fertilizer. Honeysuckle also doesn’t flower if the soil goes bone dry. Do remember that Honeysuckle only flowers after 2-3 years of establishing. Honeysuckle is grown for its …

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What is eating my Pansies?

What is eating my Pansies? (13 Culprits & Quick Fixes!)

Aphids eat holes into Pansy leaves. Cutworms and various other types of caterpillars also eat Pansies. Spider mites, Whiteflies, Mealybugs, and Flea beetles also eat Pansies. Slugs and Snails eat Pansies too. Deer, Rats, Mice, Squirrels, and Rabbits eat Pansies too. Pansies are flowering plants derived from Violas. They are grown by many for their …

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Why won't my Nasturtiums bloom?

Nasturtiums Not Blooming? (Here’s Why & How to Fix It!)

Nasturtiums don’t bloom if the soil is too fertile, they prefer lean, sandy soil. Nasturtiums also don’t bloom if they don’t get adequate sunlight, they need at least 4-6 hours of direct sunlight. Over-fertilizing also hinders flower production in Nasturtiums. Nasturtiums flower only in warm conditions. Nasturtium is a genus of 80 species of plants …

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