San or Saint…Pedro?


Huachuma - San Pedro, is known for and has a history of medicinal and shamanic use - huachumeros a male shaman or Huachureras a female shaman. (try to pronounce huachureras correctly and really quickly 10 times in a row!) The plant is native to the Andes mountains especially around the regions of Ecuador, Peru and … Continue reading San or Saint…Pedro?

The Pelargonium Brief


What I notice most about these flowers, are how hardy they are. They have surprised me by growing almost wherever I have planted them. What surprised me even more, was that I thought they were Geraniums! and that most of these species are indigenous to South Africa. They are found mainly along the east and west coasts … Continue reading The Pelargonium Brief

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5 Tips to Choose the Best Lawn Care Pros


A lawn is an open space between Sun and woods, Ground fully covered with closely mowed Green Grasses.Lawns are grown around houses, farmhouses, Apartments, Commercial Buildings, Yoga areas, and office areas. Commonly composed of Green Grasses which is subject to high maintenance. It is a common feature of every public landscape and regularly mowed to … Continue reading 5 Tips to Choose the Best Lawn Care Pros

TO MEAT OR TO EAT?


VEGAN... The word on its own can on most occasions  turn into a heated debate even amongst friends.  The fact of the matter is, the meat industry is not sustainable. For those of you who consider bacon a vegetable, this may not be an easy crackling to swallow. And we as the human population on this planet, have … Continue reading TO MEAT OR TO EAT?

Protecting your winter blooms.


In order to ensure the health and longevity of your garden, spending some time in preparing plants for winter is a good idea, especially if you live in colder zones such as 5 or below. Winter injury can occur if the plant is unable to withstand cold temperatures,  if cold temperatures remain for an extended … Continue reading Protecting your winter blooms.

Can You Use Medical Marijuana as a Cancer Treatment?


Can You Use Medical Marijuana for Cancer Treatment?   Cancer is a prevalent health problem these days. It’s no surprise that more than 200,000 people in Canada have been diagnosed with such a serious illness. Over the years of finding solutions, studies show that medical cannabis plays a crucial role in treating some symptoms. But … Continue reading Can You Use Medical Marijuana as a Cancer Treatment?

Growing Tips for LED Grow Lights


There are a couple of common mistakes that many marijuana growers make when using LED indoor grow lights. These are not having enough light, and not placing the lamp at the correct distance from the plants. If your plants don’t have enough light, they won’t be able to grow to their full potential. Likewise with … Continue reading Growing Tips for LED Grow Lights