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6 common houseplant problems and how to fix them | Stodels Nursery

6 common houseplant problems and solutions

If your favourite indoor plant looks a little under the weather, don’t give up on it just yet. We look at the most... Read More

how to care for begonia plants

Spotlight on Begonia elatior

The begonia is known for its brilliant, frilly flowers and deep green, shiny foliage. This easy-to-grow, flowering... Read More

Fertilising indoor plants

Fertilising indoor plants

The importance of fertilising indoor plants is often overlooked, but regular feeding is essential for healthy,... Read More

Save water with mulching

Save water with mulching

Mulch is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to save water, especially during these extreme weather conditions.... Read More



Pot plants add a little bit of the sunny outside into your home or office, so it’s no wonder indoor gardening is the... Read More

Indigenous Colour For Christmas

Indigenous Colour For Christmas

December is a festive time of year to appreciate our floral heritage but in times of drought we need to make sure that... Read More

Get Guzmania’s this season

Get Guzmania’s this season

Looking for a striking indoor plant that’s easy to care for? Look no further than the colourful Guzmania, a striking... Read More

Winter houseplant care

Winter care for your houseplants

Everyone needs a little R and R, right? Well, for houseplants winter is the time to get it! During cooler months,... Read More

Garden Wisdom

Garden Wisdom

There are certain things that only experienced gardeners know – much of it they have learnt by trial and error, or... Read More

What to do about summer garden pests

When plants are stressed by high temperatures, they are far more susceptible to attacks by garden pests. Here are a... Read More

November: Plant feeding time

November is a very important feeding month in the garden. Did you know that 80% of the total annual growth of plants... Read More

Bug Busters

The combination of wet weather and new spring growth in your garden means that there will be plenty of snails and slugs... Read More

How to get rid of pests organically  | Stodels Online Store

How to get rid of pests organically

Outdoor entertaining is one of the perks of living in sunny South Africa, but we all know how unpleasant it can be when... Read More

Bye-bye Lawn Caterpillars

Bye-bye Lawn Caterpillars If you have unexplained ugly brown patches on your lawn, then chances are good that lawn... Read More

Autumn Leaves

Use those Autumn Leaves

Instead of raking up all those fallen leaves and throwing them away, try collecting them and making your own leaf... Read More

How to grow and care for roses | Stodels Garden Centre

How to grow breathtaking roses

If a classic English garden is what you’re after, it simply isn’t complete without a few sweet-scented rose... Read More