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White Fragrant Plants are Houseplant of the Month!

Smell that? That's the intoxicating smell of Gardenia, Stephanotis and Jasmine that are Houseplant of the Month! Not only are they spectacular to look at, these white beauties have a beautiful perfume that provide natural aromatherapy in your home. Don't let their delicate, pretty look fool you, these are pretty hardy when provided with some light (not direct sunlight) and ...
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What’s Wrong With My Houseplants?

Check out this diagram of possible houseplant issues then read the solutions below! Still puzzled? Call us on 045879138 or email info@johnstowngardencentre.ie Whitefly: SB Invigorator Spots or Patches on leaves: Fungus Clear Powdery Mildew: Fungus Clear Mealy Bug: Ultimate Bug Killer Yellowing: Indoor Plant Food Greenfly: SB Invigorator Grey Mould (Botrytis): Fungus Clear Red Spider Mite Leaf Bronzing: SB Invigorator ...
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Early colour for February

Hunting Brook Gardens, one of Ireland’s best loved contemporary gardens, is neatly tucked into the foothills of the Wicklow Mountains, close to Blessington village (on the Dublin side). Lovingly created by Jimi Blake, the gardens are an extraordinary rich and multi-layered experience. Check out the website to get a better visual appreciation of this wonderful garden. This month Johnstown has invited Jimi …

Ireland’s Top 20 Plants

We were really amazed and impressed with the big number of Johnstown customers who entered our recent Vote for Your Favourite Plant. What stood out from the research is that Ireland is a nation of individualists and very keen gardeners. 48% of the people who entered voted for a unique plant that was special to them. Rose Plants – Voted …