Home Care

Creating a beautiful home indoors as well as out brings colour and beauty into your life. Take a look at our handy tips to make your house plants thrive and keep unwanted rodents out of the home.

Why not check out our indoor plants board on Pinterest for lots of great ideas and tips for caring for them?


  • Has your plant been destroyed by the frost? +

    Temperatures can drop to -8 ° to -10 ° C in the heart of winter, and this can have a big impact on your plants. As a precaution, it is recommended to protect the most sensitive plants with mulch on the ground or at the base of the trunks. In addition, you should also be wary of late frosts, which can even occur as late as April.

  • Can Provado Vine Weevil Killer 2 be sprayed on plants? +

    Gardeners often ask if they can spray Provado Vine Weevil Killer 2 onto their plants rather than watering it into the compost, especially if foliar pests plague them. We have ensured that if accidentally splashed onto leaves or flowers, the product will do no harm. However, the product registration is only for use as a soil application so you cannot spray this product onto plants. We have a fantastic systemic spray though that will help you tackle your common garden bugs - try Provado Ultimate Bug Killer Ready to Use!

  • Is your plant in its place? +

    This is the first question he must ask knowing that each variety has its own requirements and few of them can adapt to all weather conditions. Similarly, the soils are not always welcoming to all plants. The plants called "heath land" (camellia, azalea, rhododendron, magnolia ...), for example, that land will not tolerate acid. While the calcareous plants (cistus, Montpellier maple, hawthorn ...) need a pattern ground limestone. It is important to know or to analyze the soil. Poorly prepared, any plant, even well treated, remains the target of opportunistic parasites who take advantage of his weakness.

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