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:



March 26, 2017

Composting is the decomposition of plant organic material into compost.

The end product is like humus, the difference is that decomposition occurs spontaneously into humus in nature while composting is controlled by man.

Composting occurs......

Citrus hystrix

Citrus hystrix

March 5, 2017

Citrus hystrix or Kaffir lime is a citrus tree whose leaves and fruits are used to flavor dishes in Asian cuisine.

Leaves are stripped of their midrib and stalk and crushed......

Passiflora ‘Panda’

Passiflora ‘Panda’

January 10, 2017

Passiflora ‘Panda’ is a Passiflora with striking white flowers with a black eye.

It is a complex hybrid of Passiflora ‘Monika Fisher’ and ‘White Wedding’.

It is not hardy and must overwinter indoors.



Alpinia purpurata

Alpinia purpurata

December 24, 2016

Alpinia purpurata is called red ginger although the color of the bracts varies from red to pink and almost white.

It is not a hardy plant and can only be cultivated in......


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