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  1. Cyclamen

    Cyclamen

    Only few houseplants will bring such a fresh color to any room during the gray winter days, as the cyclamen does. The beautiful contrast between the colors and shades and the green-grayish heart-shaped, shimmering leaves decorates every house with a distinctive charm.

    Whatever excursion you may have in the Greek nature in the autumn or winter time you will definitely come across a cyclamen. These are the wild cyclamen, which have flourished for years in the Greek and Mediterranean nature. Cyclamen is a bulbous, perennial low plant that blooms from November to late January.

    Varieties

    The cyclamen persicum is the most famous and the mother of the cyclamens, providing the cultivation basis for numerous other varieties and subgroups. In total, there a

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  2. Wonderful kalanchoe plant

    Wonderful kalanchoe plant

    Kalanchoes are bright and cheerful flowering succulents with thick green leaves and colored flowers. They are very easy to care for and can be grown indoors or outdoors, as long as they are in relatively warm conditions and have exposure to sunlight. Because kalanchoe are so easy to care for and are resistant to many diseases that harm more delicate plants, they are great low-maintenance plants to keep in your house or even give out as seasonal gifts.

    kalanchoes are short, bushy plants with thick, oval-shaped scalloped leaves. A kalanchoe, long-lasting bloom appear in clusters at the ends of sturdy stems. The vibrant colored flowers come in red, orange, yellow, lavender, white, and pink. Some new varieties even have bi-colored flowers. It comes from Madagascar, but some of its varieties are found in tropical forests of Brazil and Southeast Asia.

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  3. Info and care tips for ficus plant

    Info and care tips for ficus plant

    Ficus is one of the most popular plants for interior and outdoor decoration. Its stunning foliage ranks it as the best plant for decorating the living room, balcony, garden or yard.

    Species and varieties

    Ficus is native to the tropics and there are about 800 species in the form of trees, shrubs, climbing, or evergreen. The most popular and beloved in Greece are Ficus Benjamina, Ficus Elastica, Ficus Lyrata and Ficus Pumila.

    Ficus Benjamina. It is one of the most famous plants with small oval green leaves and dense branching that can comfortably cover a large area, in many cases reaching up to 5 meters in height. It is one of the most popular plants that can thrive indoors and outdoors. It needs a bright spot to thrive without coming in di

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  4. Alstroemeria Flower

    Alstroemeria Flower

    Meaning of the Alstroemeria Flower

    The exotic Alstroemeria is also called the Peruvian Lily. This is a reference to its natural habitat: the mountain ranges of the Andes in Peru, Brazil and Chile. The flower was discovered by the Swedish scientist Baron Claus von Alstromer. It was he who gave the flower its current name.

    Alstroemeria has green, deciduous, narrow lance-shaped leaves, running from the bottom to the top of the flower stems. Its flowers are showy, lily-shaped, appear in clusters at the top of the stems and they are not fragrant. But they have the size, shape and variety of colors to impress. Each of the Alstroemeria’s six petals represents different important characteristics: understanding, humor, patience, empathy, commitment and respect. Some people believe that keeping these flowers

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  5. How to Keep Cut Flowers Fresh

    How to Keep Cut Flowers Fresh

    Have you just received a lovely flowers from your loved ones and want to keep them for a long time? Then follow these helpful tips and keep your flowers fresh for longer. And don’t forget that cut flowers are living organisms that continue to live inside the vase.


    Carefully wash your vase with hot water and a small cap of bleach together with a sponge. Allow the vase to dry naturally upside down rather than using a towel to make sure there will be no bacteria when placing the water and flowers in the vase.


    Tap water is the most suitable water for cut fresh flowers. Flowers with woody stems such as roses prefer plenty of water, so fill the vase up to about 2/3 with water. Flowers with softer strains, such as tulips, prefer less water then fill the vase just under half. Prefer cold water for t

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  6. The Best Plants for Each Room PART III

    The Best Plants for Each Room PART III

    Whether you’re searching for greenery for the office room or a high-humidity room like the bathroom, you’ll be sure to find something to freshen up your space. Choose the best plant for every room from our list which will provide you with specific benefits while looking stylish. 


    Bathroom


    The bathroom has the most diverse environment of any room. It goes from cold to hot and humid in just a0 few minutes that’s why you have to pick plants that are fond of high humidity. Hanging plants or tabletop greenery are great options for the bathroom area.


    Ferns are an evergreen, tropical plant with light green leaves. Their feathery fronds make them a beautiful sight to see when they’re placed in a hanging basket. However, make sur

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  7. The Best Plants for Each Room PART II

    The Best Plants for Each Room PART II

    Add color and fresh air to any room of your house with the following indoor plants and make it more peaceful and inspiring place to be. A well-placed houseplant will not only add life to a space, but also help to purify the air you breathe, creating a healthier home.

    Dining room

    Make the dining room area (where we gather with friends and family) look fresh and lively with the right houseplants. Keep in mind that selecting houseplants for dining rooms is really no different than selecting plants for any other room in your house. Just consider available light and growing space, and then choose eye-catching plants.


    Ficus is a traditional, one of the most common indoor plants that grows well in flower pots and indoors. A plant with its gorgeous, large, fleshy, thick and glossy leaves is an ea

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  8. The Best Plants for Each Room PART I

    The Best Plants for Each Room PART I

    Indoor plant decoration provides a pleasant and tranquil environment where you can work, relax and live, but there are also various health benefits that accompany the aesthetically pleasing plants. If you’re looking to freshen up your space but also purify the air you breathe, here is a list of the best houseplants for every room in your home. You have to consider the light and temperature conditions of any place before picking the right plant.

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  9. Summer blooming plants and flowers

    Summer blooming plants and flowers

    Summer flowers signal a golden season of bright sunny weather and warm climate. Nothing adds beauty to your landscape like splashes of colorful flowers. Many are old favorites and some may be new to you. Whether you want annual flowers that bloom all summer or continuous blooming perennials, they’re right here. We’ve put together a list of the top summer plants and flowers that beautify your landscape and require low maintenance.


    Hydrangeas:


    Hydrangeas are just wonderful shrubs! It has large, brightly colored flowers that vary from white to blue to pink, as well as green leaves and produces flowers from early spring to late autumn. The exact color often depends upon the acidity or alkalinity of the soil.

    Hydrangeas are easy to

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  10. Choose flowers by name! Part II

    Choose flowers by name! Part II

    There are different kinds of flowers that we come across in our life, but we hardly know their names or what they look like. Vibrant-colored, eye-catching flowers that have a specific meaning and they are significant in their own way. Here is the sequel of the easy and useful flower list that will help you learn the flowers by their name:


    Hypericum:

    Hypericum is a genus of 400 flowering plants that can be found all over the world in a variety of habitats. They are grown as annuals, perennials, shrubs, and small trees. They can be deciduous or evergreen. The foliage is a lush dark green. It is a highly resistant plant as it can withstand up to -10 degrees Celsius. It has traditionally been associated with inspiration and cheerfulness. The colors of its berries range from t

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