Category Archives: horticulture

DIY Biodegradable Seed Starters

  Spring is officially here! Here at Powergreen, the garden has well and truly sprung back into action. Now is the time to start planting lots of different things in your garden. If you’re a fan of starting things from … Continue reading

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Winter Gardening Tips

  There is definitely a chill in the air, your garden has gone into a dormant phase, so what can you do to keep your garden in order during the Winter months? We’ve picked up a few tips to share … Continue reading

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It’s OK to compost – The Big List!

  This month we’ve been compiling a list of everyday household items that are OK to compost. Don’t worry if you’ve missed any, we’ve got them all on a list below: Stale Cereal Pizza box Cotton balls Paper cupcake cases … Continue reading

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GreenSax teams up with Brown Bin Rescue

  We all know how beneficial composting can be, but let’s face it. There are some unpleasant factors that go hand in hand with it: smelly food, flies, and dealing with potential messes. We’ve created a bag that is 100% … Continue reading

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Composting Q&A

  This month we’ve been focusing on composting and what’s OK to put into your composting. There’s so much information out there about composting that it can get a bit confusing! What’s ‘brown’ organic matter? How do I ‘turn’ compost? … Continue reading

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Why some flowers grow and some don’t… Could it be your pH levels are off kilter?

I’ve had some great successes in my garden which I gaze at adoringly while encouraging house guests, family members, neighbours and even some strangers to stop and admire the results of my green fingers. Then I’ve had the “incidents” we … Continue reading

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How to make your own Eggshell Seed Starters

When we saw this project, we knew we couldn’t keep it to ourselves! So we’ve found out how to make eggshell seed starters and we’ll show you how to make some of your own at home. So why make an … Continue reading

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