Entries by Jim's Mowing Website Team

Working Towards a Revolution in Yards Around Auckland

Project Yard 1.0 is a partnership which brings together expertise from across the environmental sector, including expertise from Jim’s Mowing.  The initiative encompasses a range of goals around environmental education, waste management, reduction in pest plants and improving biodiversity.  Often large-scale environmental programmes target public land, but the reality is that 80% of land in […]

6 Easy to Grow Food-Producing Plants

Many people love the idea of having a veggie patch in their yard, but the idea of getting started can seem daunting. While some fruits, vegetables and seeds can be tricky to grow for the inexperienced gardener, there are many out there that are relatively simple. We’ve outlined some to get you started on your food-growing journey.

4 Plants That Can Grow In Poor Soil

While you could choose to grow plants in pots, or add potting mix and manure to a section of ground, there are some plants that are able to handle poor soil for those who would rather get straight into gardening. We’ve listed four plants that can grow well in poor soil, to help get you started on your gardening journey.

Cat-Friendly Plants

In this article, we take a look at a range of different cat-friendly plants, so you can relax, knowing even the most exploratory taste-testing kitty will be safe. Keep reading to learn a little bit about some non-toxic plants for cats!