Christmas

Gareth Carter Gardening: Christmas is coming, get your strawberry plants under way

Time to plant strawberries. Photo / File The best time to plant strawberry plants is during May and June. This is not to exclude planting throughout the year but by planting during May and June you will get the maximum production from their first year of growing which means – lots of strawberries for Christmas! …

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How to Care for a Christmas Cactus Plant

Season’s greenings! Christmas cacti are just about ready to make their grand entrance for the year. They come in a wide variety of flower colors and are absolutely gorgeous once in bloom. And thankfully, a well-established Christmas cactus really doesn’t need much to keep them happy. But what exactly is this gorgeous plant? Why is …

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