W&N watercolour on Amedeo 200gsm – Marigolds in a pot in my garden (Tarlton, Gauteng, South Africa) . Marigolds (Tagetes patula) are easy to grow and they help keep the away aphids. The relationship between plants and insects is known as ‘companion planting.’ and it’s by far the safest, natural way to garden organically. . Did You Know? Marigolds, which are from the Aster family and the Calendula genus, were first discovered by the Portuguese in Central America in the 16th century.
27th May 2016 – FEATURED in “A Place to Start—The Place to Be” 3rd June 2016 – FEATURED in “Gorgeous Flower Cards”