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Jennifer NILEIST

I'm Jennifer. My hands are often covered in soil, and my heart is full of passion for nature. Through my writings, I share my personal gardening journeys, tips, and the joy of cultivating both plants and a community of fellow garden lovers. Every plant I grow adds a story to my life, and I love sharing those tales with my readers.

The Colorful and Elegant Goldfinch Bird

GardenBy May 07, 2024

About the Goldfinch Bird The goldfinch bird, scientifically known as Carduelis carduelis, is a common passerine bird belonging to the finch family. It is renowned for its vibrant plumage, making it one of the most colorful birds found in gardens. With its melodic song, it is easily recognizable and captivating. Let’s dive into the details of this beautiful bird with…

Discover 4 Low-Maintenance Evergreen Climbing Plants for Your Garden!

GardenBy May 06, 2024

The Star Jasmine The star jasmine is a climbing plant with tube-shaped flowers and five-lobed corollas, giving it a helix-like appearance. It can reach up to 6 meters in height with support. For this spring, you can opt for the “Variegata” or “Tricolo” variety to add a beautiful mix of green, white, or pink to your garden. The Pyracantha The…

The Elegant Black and White Silhouette of the Swallow, a Migratory Bird

GardenBy May 06, 2024

The Elegant Black and White Silhouette of the Swallow, a Migratory Bird The swallow is a migratory bird known for its elegant black and white silhouette. This beautiful bird belongs to the family Hirundinidae and is part of the passerine order. With its sleek and slender body, the swallow is a true symbol of grace and beauty in flight. The…

Elevate Your Garden with the Award-Winning Century Plant Variety of Geranium for This Spring

GardenBy May 05, 2024

Elevate Your Garden Aesthetics with the Century Plant Variety of Geranium Gardening enthusiasts are always on the lookout for unique and captivating plant varieties to enhance the beauty of their outdoor spaces. One such plant that has been garnering attention is the Century Plant Variety of Geranium. With its stunning bicolored flowers and easy maintenance, this plant is a must-have…

Hey, Grey – The Nest-Stealing Bird

GardenBy May 05, 2024

The Nest-Stealing Bird: Hey, Grey The Grey Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) is a medium-sized bird that belongs to the order Cuculiformes. Its distinctive call, from which it gets its name, can be heard in the springtime in both rural and urban gardens, signaling the start of the breeding season. Renowned for its ability to parasitize the nests of other bird species,…

Zinnias: The Perfect Flower for a Colorful Garden All Summer and into Fall

GardenBy May 04, 2024

Zinnias: The Perfect Flower for a Colorful Garden All Summer and into Fall Zinnias, renowned for their vibrant colors and easy maintenance, are beloved by gardeners all around the world. These annual plants offer a profusion of flowers in vibrant shades, ranging from fiery red to delicate pink and sunny yellow. An Explosion of Color in Your Garden Zinnias are…

The Familiar Little Bird in Our Gardens: The Robin

GardenBy May 04, 2024

The Robin: An Introduction The charming and familiar little bird that frequents our gardens, the Robin, is a member of the Muscicapidae family. With its solitary nature and territorial behavior, the Robin has captured the hearts of gardeners and bird enthusiasts alike. Its presence brings joy as it follows us around the garden, searching for insects or enjoying the crumbs…

Top Ornamental Plants to Plant in May

GardenBy May 03, 2024

Top Ornamental Plants to Plant in May As spring reaches its peak, there is still plenty of work to be done in the ornamental garden. May is the perfect time to plant a variety of beautiful flowers that will add color and charm to your outdoor space. Here are some top ornamental plants to consider planting this month. Iris Iris…

All About Organic Fertilizer: The Benefits of Using Purin

GardenBy May 03, 2024

All About Organic Fertilizer: The Benefits of Using Purin Organic gardening enthusiasts are always on the lookout for natural and eco-friendly ways to nourish their plants. One such method that has been used for centuries and continues to gain popularity is the use of purin as an organic fertilizer. Made from the maceration of various plants in water, these fermented…

May Rose Bush Care: A Complete Guide for Optimal Blooming

GardenBy May 02, 2024

Pruning a Remontant Rose Bush To ensure optimal blooming and promote airflow and light, prune your remontant rose bush by cutting above the third or second eye of three to five equally vigorous branches. This typically results in a length of about 12 cm. Additionally, remove any excess or damaged branches by cutting them at their point of origin. Managing…