How to Make a Terrarium in 5 Easy Steps [Video+Infographic]

If you’re interested in testing out your green thumb, but don’t have the space to do so, a DIY terrarium is just what you need. These mini tabletop gardens are fun to create and are a great way to perk up your indoor space.

In addition to being enjoyable and decorative, terrariums are also easy to care for and simply beautiful. It’s a DIY win-win. Whether you’re looking for a decor element to bring the outdoors in or a unique gift idea, consider making a DIY terrarium.

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Growing Yucca Plants [Infographic]

The Yucca plant – care for this versatile indoor and outdoor plant is flexible, easy care, easy to maintain – and being on of the top air cleaning indoor plants is just another benefit.

The yucca plant is a drought tolerant evergreen native to the hot, dry areas of the Americas and the Caribbean. Lately, these unusual plants have become very popular as garden additions in the northern parts of the US, Canada, and the United Kingdom.

With 40 plus species and two dozen subspecies, this interesting and useful plant comes in a wide variety of sizes, appearances, and shapes that have adapted to an impressive range of climates.

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6 Essential Tools for Gardeners

Let’s face it…

Gardening is a tough hobby to get into. There’s so much you have to know – how to start seeds, transplant, troubleshoot pest and disease issues, and much, much more.

As a gardener, shouldn’t you make use of tools that make your job easier? After all, there’s enough work to be done as it is!

In this article, we’ll look at some of the most useful and common tools you’ll need in the garden. Of course, this isn’t an exhaustive list, but if you get started with these six items, you’ll be off to a strong start in the garden.

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Indoor & Outdoor Succulents Guide [Infographics]

Succulents are known for their low maintenance and long lifespans, which makes them great for people who work all day, are on the go or just aren’t great at taking care of plants. These plants are great for adding structure and vibrance to gardens and homes. There are many types of succulents that can be used as corner plants in a home office or pops of color in a lush garden.

However, even though these drought-resistant plants are simple to maintain, they still have preferences when it comes to location. To help you better understand the different types of succulents and where they grow best, FTD has composed a list of the 20 most popular types categorised by indoor and outdoor varieties.

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Pests that help your Garden

It’s not just your flowers that look amazing, but also many of the small creatures in your garden. Many of these achieve an extremely useful purpose, causing your plants to grow better. Let’s learn more about these beautiful and helpful insects.

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