Welcome to Gardener Report!

This is a website written entirely by Mark Bennett (qualified botanist) on how to grow and care for both houseplants and garden plants. Mark has been a horticulturalist for more then 10 years and can draw from his own hands on, personal experience, so you have all the information you need for your plants to thrive!

Recent Posts

Will Lavenders Grow in The Shade?

One of the most common questions for beginner gardeners is whether lavenders or any variety of lavender is able to grow in shadier conditions. Lavenders do not grow well in the shade. Lavenders...

Will Hostas Grow in Clay Soil?

Hostas can grow well in moderate clay soils if the planting area is amended with organic matter to a depth of 12 inches. In heavy clay, regular mulching is important to improve drainage and ease soil...