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Know Your Garden And You Will Know Your Plants

Know Your Garden And You Will Know Your Plants

Any gardener knows that the most important step is to measure the garden. Knowing and measuring its conditions means that the plants will be healthier and you will achieve better looks and a really colorful yard. In case you are moving in a house with an already established garden, before doing anything else, first take […]

Why It Makes So Much Sense To Grow Your Own Veggies?

Why It Makes So Much Sense To Grow Your Own Veggies?

If you ever wonder whether it is worth the effort to try and grow your own veggies in that little patch of land in your backyard, then perform this simple test; it will convince you: If you have a friend or relative or neighbor who grows their own veggies, get just a few tomatoes from […]

How To Grow Herb Seeds In 6 Easy Ways?

How To Grow Herb Seeds In 6 Easy Ways?

Growing your own herb seeds is a fun and fulfilling experience. You will learn how to take care of seedlings, and even be able to use your own herb seeds for use in your kitchen. Not to mention the lovely aroma that will permeate throughout your home! Herb seeds are easy to grow. Here are […]

Yellow, Mellow Flower For A Lovely Garden

Yellow, Mellow Flower For A Lovely Garden

The Rudbeckia is a flower that looks almost like the daisy, but is a lot more beautiful and its blooms are amazingly yellow and provocative. For anyone, who wants to add this sun kissed plant, the perfect time is now or in the fall. The seeds are easy to sow, just be careful about the […]

bumper bean

Bumper Bean In Not So Bumper Soil

Bumper bean is one of those vegetables that need a special care. For any gardener that wants to grow bumper bean in his garden, we are suggesting few tips how to do it. The ground preparation for these vegetables requires starting in October. Make sure the place has enough moisture, but do not allow the […]

One Name - So Many Types Of Flowers

One Name – So Many Types Of Flowers

The so called “mycotroph” family of plants aren’t very popular for gardening, but they are definitely one of the most bizarre and strange flowers in the world, which look like plants from another planet. These curious plants have one name, but actually they are different varieties. One of the most bizarre of them is a […]

Home Gardening And Its Many Benefits

Home Gardening And Its Many Benefits

Home gardening is a growing practice that people are starting to appreciate once again. The amount of gardens found in homes are multiplying by the day, and have produced results that are good not only for the environment, but for the gardener as well. It is a good source of fruits and vegetables, as well […]

compost tea

Compost Tea – What Is It And What You Should Know About It

The gardeners often call the compost tea a boutique fertilizer, because it is rare and yet is one of the cleanest fertilizers, even cleaner than some organic ones. When it comes to its preparing, we are offering you few tips how to do it. One of the most important things is that good compost is […]

Top 3 Things To Consider When Planting Seeds

Top 3 Things To Consider When Planting Seeds

Are you planning to have your own garden? Do you want to make gardening as your hobby? If yes, then you should know the right techniques and considerations in planting seeds right at the comfort of your own home. Through the years, people have come to realize the many benefits of having their own garden […]

swiss chard

How To Grow Swiss Chard?

In case you don’t know, Swiss chard is perhaps one of the most interesting and tastiest vegetables, when it comes to leafy vegetables. Just like the spinach and the lettuce, the chard is very light and delicious and doesn’t require any special care. Growing chard is almost like growing lettuce. One of the most important […]