BananaWelcome to my blog,

You want to transform your garden in a holiday resort or jungle with palm trees and bananas? Then you will find information here.

Many species tolerate frost and can be grown in the garden in colder climates, with or without winter protection.

You will also find information on houseplants, orchids, terrariums, hydroponics and gardening tips.

And if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me.

Happy gardening.




Latest posts:

Anthurium crystallinum

Anthurium crystallinum

November 19, 2016

Anthurium crystallinum is a plant with gorgeous white veined leaves.

It can be grown as a houseplant or warm greenhouse.

It can be grown in the garden only in the tropics.


Anthurium crystallinum......

Passiflora kermesina

Passiflora kermesina

November 13, 2016

Passiflora kermesina is a Passiflora that hadn’t been found in the wild for a long time.

Some hybrids supposedly had Passiflora kermesina as one of the parents but it was only in 2001 that the......

Do houseplants really clean air?

Do houseplants really clean air?

November 12, 2016

You’ve probably read it on the internet: plants purify the air indoors.

And you’ll find air-purifying houseplants for sale in garden centers, plant shops and supermarkets.

But do houseplants really clean......

Sobralia dichotoma

Sobralia dichotoma

November 5, 2016

Sobralia dichotoma is an orchid with large pink-red flowers.

It is easy to grow, care is similar to that of Cymbidiums.

It is part of the family Orchidaceae,......


Image sources

  • Banana: Own work
  • Mucuna sempervirens filed seed: Own work
  • Albizia julibrissin inflorescence: Own work
  • Vinegar in the garden: Own work
  • BOV Orchid Show 2016: Own work