The Real Meaning of Going Organic

What organic gardening means to you? Most of the people will say Gardening without using chemical fertilizer or pesticides on their plants, but this is only the 50% of the story. When we talk about Gardening organically, we think of plants as the part of the whole ecological system. So…

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SUN or NO-SUN

Light (sunlight or artificial light) is one of the most important factors of Gardening. In the presence of light plants bind water and carbon Di-oxide (CO2) into sugar which is being used as food. This sugar is also used to form new cells, to thicken cell walls and to develop…

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The Importance of Organic Gardening

The main reason people around the world choose to grow vegetables is to control the type of food they eat without the fear of chemical or preservatives. They want to minimize themselves and their loved ones from the hazards of commercially grown vegetables. The side effects of chemical pesticides can…

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How To Transplant Seedlings: Learn Transplanting in Five Simple Steps

What is transplanting? Transplanting means growing seedlings in some specialized environment or container and then transfer it to its final place. It is different from direct seeding methods where seeds are directly sown in its final place. Why transplanting seedlings? If you are starting plants directly from seeds, transplanting can…

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ABC of Gardening

I come up with an idea to write this blog about the basics of gardening. Gardening is not a very complex matter, though many of us might think that way. In our childhood probably most of us have tried gardening by putting some seeds in the soil and later watched…

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Best Bug Repellent Flowering Plants

If you are a gardener you must have faced or even currently facing the problem of insect infestation in your garden. Organic gardeners also face the challenge of protecting their plants from bugs and other insects without using any chemicals. One of the possible solutions to this problem is to…

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Drought Tolerant Plants

Common Features of Drought Tolerant Plants: Drought tolerant plants have some common characteristics that differentiate them from other plants. Things such as reduced leaf area, the presence of thorns or needles or some form of the wax cover are pretty common among these plants. These features help them reduce their…