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Container Gardening: A great Motivator

What is container gardening? Container Gardening simply means growing plants in containers or pots. Today, when the limitation of time and space is everyone’s utmost concern, this seems to make a lot of sense. Especially, if you live in an apartment, Container gardening is probably the best way to do…

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Vertical Gardening: A basic Know How

Vertical Gardening is nowadays getting very popular among the gardeners. Particularly with urban people where the space for gardening is very limited. But to many of us, it is still only a combination of two words with so much mystery surrounded by it. Through this blog, I made an attempt…

How To Grow Transplants In Your Own House

Today we are going to discuss how you can grow Transplants (seedlings) in your house and use it to grow plants instead of growing directly from the seeds. By the way, if you’re considering a home improvement and a specialist flooring, make sure to seek help from a trusted and…

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Companion Planting: A basic Know-how

What Is Companion Planting: Companion planting is growing two (or more) plants near each other so that they help each other in collecting nutrients, improve managing pests, enhanced pollination, and higher vegetable yields. Groups of plants which grow well together are called “companions.” The best part of companion planting is…

Storing Your Vegetables: You Must Know the Basics

Storing of vegetables properly is a very important part of practicing gardening. Though we are doing very well in gardening, the importance of storing of vegetables can’t be ignored. All our efforts for producing good quality crops will be wasted if the vegetables are not stored properly. This article will…

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Organic Pest Control

This article is a follow-up to my earlier article on organic gardening. I have already discussed what it means to be organic and the benefits of going organic. Now let’s dig a little deeper and actually look at some of the real options of organic pest control. Most of us…

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Bonsai: The Japanese Miniature Plantation

Bonsai is a thousand years old Japanese culture of growing plants which has one of the unique aesthetics of its own. The word Bon means a small tray or a low sided pot and sai refers to planting. So the term bonsai if translated in English means planting in a…