Top 10 Record Breaking Trees Around the World
All trees are magnificent plants when it comes down to how they grow, but some are more special than others. One is the tallest in the world and one is the smallest. It doesn’t matter what record these trees break, all trees are worthy of our respect. But these ten get a little bit extra…
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Trees
Taking care of the trees is something we should all be worried about. They are some of the biggest living organisms on the planet and they give us oxygen and store carbon. While most trees can look a little samey there are a select few that are simply out of this world…
Top 10 Weird and Very Unusual Melons
From yellow ones to green ones. I’ve tried all sorts of melons and until today would have considered myself a bit of a melon connoisseur! But taking a deeper look into the world of edible fruits they call melon it seems I haven’t tried even half of them! I have never tried any of this lot…
Top 10 Things To Make With Rose Petals
Now that Valentine’s day is over you might be feeling a little deflated after all the romance of the previous day. But don’t worry, because that amazing bouquet of roses that is sat in the vase already wilting won’t be going to waste, I have found ten amazing ideas that we can all make with them…
Top 10 Best Designs for Pumpkin Planters
Who says you have to put a light inside a pumpkin to make it look cool. Some of the best pumpkin designs I have ever seen have been simple painting or non-light carvings. So this post is about something else that a growing trend of people is doing. These are just 10 of the very best…
Top 10 Funny Images of Cat Flowers
Last week we saw how to take care and grow your cat plant, but one of the main reasons I hate gardening is that everything takes so long! So let’s just forward time a few months and imagine that little cat plant has grown into a beautiful flower…
Top 10 Funny Images of Cat Plants
My poor old next door neighbour hates cats. You see, he is a very keen gardener and often finds that the local cats have been going to toilet all over his plants. But this morning he lost it big time, because when he went out into the garden for the first time, there was a cat fast asleep inside his …
Top 10 Dogs Dressed as Flowers
We saw some rather amazing plants and flowers in my post “Amazing Plants That Look Like Animals” but what about the other way around? Do our fido friends have the strange ability to dress up as flowers? Well, it seems so, and some of them do it rather well…
Top 10 Amazing Floats Covered in Flowers
One thing I love to see is a summer flower in full bloom. From a single plant, to a whole field of them, they never fail to make me smile. But the flowers I am about to show you, should make your jar drop. These are the flower floats of the Bloemencorso Zundert floral parade…
Top 10 Amazing Plants That Look Like Animals
When it comes to the world of plants I am easily amazed. From small weeds to massive flowers, I really do appreciate each and every one of them.  The more I learn about plants and animals of this Earth the more I see the 2 things bring the same, and in some cases the 2 really do look the same …
Top 10 Amazing Trees Covered in Something
While on the daily dog walk today I stumbled across something kind of sad, but also strangely cool. It was a tree covered in empty cans of beer! They had sadly stripped each branch down and stuck a beer can on the end. While this was defacing the tree, it did look kind of cool. But I am not going …
Top 10 Creative and Unusual Bonsai Trees
Over the years of my life, I have tried to do as many different things as I could. From trying all sorts of foods from around the World to trying most sorts of sport and hobbies, I even joined a knitting class once, just to say I had tried it. Something I did try once is the art of Chinese penjing (or Bonsai as …
Top 10 Amazing Things to do With Tree Stumps
Recently I have decided to cut down an old tree in the back garden due to it being dangerous to my little one who plays in the garden. But now the main bulk of work has been done cutting it down, the tree stump still remains. But should I get rid of it? Or should I use it to make …
Top 10 Best Images of Shoe Planters
This might just be me, but as a kid I hated just one single thing more than the dentist, and that was shopping for school shoes! Boring shops, full of boring shoes, with boring people fitting them, and boring conversions about why that shoe I was trying on isn’t “quite right for him” boring, boring, boring. And to be honest, …
Top 10 Amazing and Unusual Cinder Block Planters
I am going to admit to something here that not a lot of people know: “I HATE GARDENING!” I love the look of a nice garden, but hate doing it. For several years now I have paid my elderly neighbour in beer to cut the grass every few weeks because I hate doing that much! But something I do love looking at and …