Star Fruit (Carambola): How To Eat it and What it Tastes Like

Star Fruit Carambola

Star fruit, also known as carambola, is a tropical fruit that is not only exotic in appearance but also offers a unique taste experience. Whether you are a fan of juicy fruits, as I am, or looking to explore something new, star fruit is worth adding to your culinary repertoire. In this article, we delve … Read more

Elderflower: What it Tastes Like and How To Use Them

Elderflower Blossoms

If, like me, you’ve heard of Elderflower and you are curious to know what elderflowers taste like and how to use them, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we explore what elderflowers are, how to identify them as well as the taste and creative ways to use these delicate flowers. What is … Read more

Lychee Fruit: What is a Lychee and How to Eat One


When I first came across a lychee fruit I had no idea what it was or how it tasted. And the fact that it looked like a sunburnt strawberry got me thinking: what is a lychee, and how do I eat it? As it turns out, lots of people don’t know what lychees are. So, … Read more

Dragon Fruit: How To Eat it and What it Tastes Like

Dragon Fruit

Dragon fruit, also known as pitaya, is a tropical fruit with a unique appearance and pretty cool name. With its bright pink or yellow skin and green scales, dragon fruits look exotic but are they as good to eat as they look? Let’s find out. Related: Star Fruit (Carambola): How To Eat it and What it Tastes Like … Read more

How To Grow Dragon Fruit: Planting, Caring And Harvesting

Dragon Fruit Plant

Dragon fruit is an exciting exotic fruit to grow in your home garden. And nothing beats the taste of your own homegrown fruit. This article provides a comprehensive guide on how to plant, care for, and harvest your own dragon fruit (also known as pitaya and strawberry pears). I provide all the steps you need to get … Read more

Pepino Melon: How To Grow The Plant And Eat The Fruit

Pepino Melon Fruit

The Pepino Melon bush is a hardy food-producing plant that will work hard for you in the garden. So what is a Pepino Melon, what does it taste like, and how to grow Pepino Melon fruit? Let’s find out. What Is A Pepino Melon? Pepino Melon fruit is a small oval fruit with firm, smooth … Read more

What Are Rose Hips And How To Eat Them

Rose and Rose Hips - What Are Rose Hips and How to Eat Them

Have you ever wondered what are rose hips and how to eat rose hips? Then you’ve come to the right place. Here we’ll look at exactly what is a rose hip and how to eat them with recipe ideas to try at home. Related: Growing Roses for Hips: Grow Guide for Edible Rose Hips | … Read more

Lemon Tree Dying? 7 Causes and Solutions!

Lemon Tree with Lemons

Lemon trees bring a touch of Mediterranean charm to any home garden, with their vibrant evergreen leaves and fragrant blossoms. And I love having lemons on hand to easily add to a salad dressing and other dishes! Despite being resilient, lemon trees can be prone to several problems that can cause them to wither and … Read more

5 Reasons Dragon Fruit Plant Is Turning Yellow

dragon fruit plant turning yellow

With their vibrant green stems and exotic fruits, dragon fruit plants can be an amazing addition to any home garden. However, witnessing your dragon fruit plant turning yellow can be disheartening. Yellowing of the plant’s stem can indicate a variety of underlying issues. Related: How To Grow Dragon Fruit: Planting, Caring And Harvesting Why is … Read more

8 Raspberry Pests and How to Get Rid of Them!

Raspberry Bush

The journey to raspberry bliss is not always smooth, as gardeners often encounter a formidable challenge: mysterious pests devouring our beloved raspberry plants. It’s an all-too-common dilemma for gardeners, as countless critters have developed a taste for these plump berries. What’s Eating My Raspberries? The most common pests eating your raspberry plants are: Japanese beetles, … Read more