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Pruning of a Cabbage plant

Growing cabbage is a very easy job. But as they start growing there may be different problems which start to creep in. Apart from the infesting with pests, sometimes the excessive growth can create a lot of problems. As leaves start touching the ground; leaf rotting starts to occur. The…

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How To Water A Bonsai Plant

Watering can be a very critical aspect of bonsai. Too little water can leave you bonsai shredding leaves, branches or even die. Too much water can make the root rot. How often Do I Need To Water A Bonsai: Watering frequency depends largely on the environment and plant’s growth rate….

Basics of A Rain Garden

Rain garden (it should not be confused with Gardening in the Rain) is an interesting concept. It not only increases your gardening beauty but also helps in water preservation. Here in this article, I want to give you a brief idea about this concept. What is a rain garden? Rain…

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Wiring The Bonsai

This is my 3rd article regarding bonsai preparation. After pruning, it’s time to wire the plant. In simple words, a wiring is a method of bending trunks and branches with the help of wires and giving shapes to the bonsai plants. Now, If you are new to bonsai you may…

Pruning in Bonsai

Pruning is probably the most important part of a bonsai preparation. It is basically done to control plants natural growth and to maintain a proper shape.In this article you will get an idea about different forms of pruning involved in bonsai. This article is a follow up of our earlier…

Top Five Plants for Indoor Gardening

If you are blessed with a backyard or a Terrace if might not want to row plant indoor but for the rest of us indoor gardening might be the only way out. It has its own share of problems. Lack of light, humidity, proper watering are some of them. Very…

Vermicompost: A Basic Idea

When we talk about vermicompost we mean composting organic materials by using redworms and other such worms. The process is called vermicomposting. Worms create a blend of different composting ingredients. You can enrich the quality of a soil many a times any adding vermicompost with it. It is considered to…

5 Tips to faster decomposition

We have discussed compost earlier also. This article will focus on some of the steps which will improve the decomposition speed of the pile. Now one of the headache people feel when doing composting is that most of the time they do not get the desired result. Here we will…

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Hydroponic System: A basic idea

A hydroponic system is very popular nowadays. Many gardeners are using this system but for a lot of people, it is still a mystery. Here in this article, we have just decided to demystify the system so if you are interested you can definitely try it out. Hydro means water….

Window Box Gardening

A window box is a planting box which is used to grow plants usually placed near the windows.You can also click here if you want to know about rooftop gardening. If you live in apartments and do not have the access to rooftop or the backyard, this form of gardening…