Carrot seeds are used to grow carrots. Along with orange color, carrots are available in red, purple, yellow and white colors in your local gardening stores, nurseries and online stores. Usually orange carrot seeds are mostly available in markets when compared to other type of carrot seeds. Types Of Carrot Seeds: Carrot...
Growing tomatoes is very easy. You can grow them in containers like pots, hanging baskets, window boxes and planters etc. You can place containers on rooftops, near windows and even indoors to add alluring look for your home. The container should have enough space for plant growth. So that, the roots grows...
Urban gardening is the adaption of the conventional gardening which is designed for people who live in urban areas with minimal space. You can grow a variety of vegetables, fruits, flowers in your own balcony and in unused places like roof tops, living rooms, windows. Urban gardening acts as auxiliary source...
If you are growing tomatoes with no experience, start with young plants. Container And Soil To grow tomatoes, consider large sized container because it provides enough space for the roots to grow and accommodate more nutrients which helps in healthy growth of plants. Every year change the place of the container which...
If you are growing tomatoes in pots, sow only one seed per pot. If you are using tray, make a crinkle in the soil with stick and maintain a gap of 1.5 inch between crinkles. Now, place the seed in that crinkle, cover it with soil and then wrap...
You’ve seen it on food labels, and in the supermarket next to “free-range” products. But what does “organic” actually mean? Organic means anything that is grown or farmed without the use of human-made fertilisers, pesticides; growth regulators and livestock feed additives. In layman’s terms;...
Growing potatoes is enjoyable and interesting. Freshly harvested potatoes are immensely tasteful. This is one of the most popular vegetable crop to grow at home with minimum investment. Potatoes can be cooked, fried, mashed or baked for consumption. Selecting Seed Potatoes: Seed potatoes are required to grow potato plants. They are not...
Vermicomposting is a natural process in which worms breakdown the waste material and turns it into soil. Worms eat away the waste material which then passes through their body and comes out as rich nutrient material. Vermicompost Worms Vermicomposting is easy when you provide worms with sufficient water, air and food. Use...
Tomatoes grows well in the soil with pH levels ranging between 6.0-6.8. The soil that you choose for growing tomatoes should be rich in nutrients and compost. Don’t use gardening soil to grow tomatoes. Selected soil should have proper drainage to prevent water logging which makes roots to rot. Container size indirectly effects the growth of...
Time and time again, we’ve seen the female lead in a romantic comedy drown her sorrows in a bucket of ice cream. There’s long been the running joke about women and chocolate improving PMS symptoms and improving mood. It’s been said the enzymes in chocolate can mimic an ‘in...