Flowers and Plants

Top Tips for Planting Succulents

Succulents are an exotic and eye-catching way to create a dramatic container arrangement. The best thing about these plants is that you don’t need a green thumb to grow them successfully. By recreating growing conditions similar to their native habitats, your succulents will flourish and even propagate on their own with very little maintenance. Here […]

Courtyards and Balconies, Flowers and Plants, Garden Ideas & Tips, Outdoor Pots

Drought Tolerant Plants For Pots That Create Visual Impact and Add Colour To Your Garden, Courtyard or Balcony

Drought conditions and water restrictions don’t mean that you have to go without colour and beauty for your garden, courtyard or balcony. With our water-wise tips and drought tolerant plants for pots suggestions, you have plenty of options to choose from.  First, follow these top 3 tips! Tip 1: Large pots are more ‘low-maintenance’ than […]

Flowers and Plants

Craig’s Gardening Tips – Roses

1.  When pruning Roses you should always create a ‘vase’ shape which helps ventilation and stops disease. If there are any new ‘shoots’ below the graft, they should be removed. 2. Any ‘dead’ or ‘black’ wood cut them out, as they could be diseased. 3. Any branches that cross each other, remove the smallest branch […]

Flowers and Plants

Beyond Parsley and Mint

We sell a lot of herbs at Mosarte. Exotic ones. There are a lot of foodies out there who adore having a gourmet living herb garden in close proximity to the kitchen! There’s also a lot of natural remedy fans who seek out particular herbs for their medicinal properties. Here’s a rundown of some of […]