Art in the garden blog:

This blog features recent writing on both gardening and art in the form of one continual blog stream. There is also a sub-blog on regenerative gardening only, and an artist's blog. which will keep posts for longer.

Home Gardening blog

The Home Gardening blog will inform you of new articles published on the greenidiom website, as well as offering other short snippets of useful information and tips for green living. The website explores green issues and offers practical and affordable solutions for living green, from reporting on green activism in South Africa, to articles on eco sensitive gardening, recycling and natural building. You can click on the orange button to subscribe to our RSS feed.

Mar 16, 2022

25 free wildlife friendly garden tips to fit habitat into small spaces

25 free tips on creating habitat for wildlife friendly gardens in the city, plus free monthly garden newsletter on improving biodiversity while growing your food

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Mar 04, 2022

Agronomist

I think potassium has little, if any, effect on algal blooms, as opposed to nitrogen and phosphorus, the N & P of N-P-K.

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Feb 03, 2022

Kurt

Are the flowers edible?

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Dec 31, 2021

The best hedge plants, 7 general principles for the world, and Africa

How to choose the best hedge plants, using 7 general principles which apply anywhere in the world, with examples from the Western Cape of South Africa

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Dec 21, 2021

DIY Grey Water Wetland

Hello Caroline, I had hoped to have been able to get a copy of your book, but do not possess a Kindle or PayPal. How else could someone get a copy of

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Dec 15, 2021

Snail predators help with pest control and wildlife garden diversity

Snail predators are very diverse. Snails thus support a garden's faunal diversity, serving as indicators of ecosystem health, while the predators control snails

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Dec 12, 2021

Benefits of snails ? The good work snails do, that we never imagine

Myth busting: Are snails truly pests ? The wonderful benefits of snails to your wildlife garden: to soil fertility, diversity of animals and ecosystem health

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Dec 08, 2021

How snail shells are made, some beautiful, strange and weird factoids

How does a snail shell grow larger and larger without the snail ever leaving it's shell, the biology of shell formation and its boundaries.

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Dec 08, 2021

snail mating behavior, gender, sensory perception, diet and feeding

The sensory life of the snail, snail senses, organs of perception, brain, learning, strange facts on the diversity of snail mating behavior, and snail food.

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Dec 08, 2021

regenerative gardening blog

the green idiom regenerative gardening blog

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