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Grow Garlic: A useful plant In Companion Planting

Today we will discuss how to grow garlic. This wonderful herbal plant is grown for its underground root or bulbs. Garlic contains numerous health promoting phytonutrients that are excellent against coronary artery diseases, infections, and cancers. Garlic is also an excellent source of vitamin B6, manganese, selenium, and vitamin C….

Bees & Gardening

One of the important factors in doing gardening is to make the pollination process very easy. One of the easiest steps you can do to make this happen is to make your garden bee friendly. Bees are one of the pollination agents that the nature has provided us with. As…

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Soil pH: A basic Idea

In some of my earlier articles, I have mentioned about pH and the ideal pH for a particular plant. But many starters are not aware of this technicality. So I decided to demystify the jargon in this article. What is Soil pH? Soil pH is the measure of how acidic…

Peas: A growing guide

Peas are cool climate plant. It prefers sandy loam soil with a great drainage facility. With a pH level of 6.5 to 7.5 is generally idea for peas. In case your soil is much more acidic than this add dolomite or lime with the soil to bring it to this…

Temperature And Its Impact on Gardening

Earlier I have discussed two of the major factors of Gardening. Viz, Water and Sunlight. Today I want to discuss another such important  factor in the Gardening, Heat or temperature. First let us have some insights about how a plant generally combat a hot weather. First causality of hot weather…

Grow Cabbage In Your Home: Some Basic Tips

Cabbage is generally a cool weather crop. There are quite a few varieties available in the market viz Green Cabbage, Red Cabbage, Savoy Cabbage, Pointed cabbage, etc., Cabbage can be grown from the seeds easily. Sow seeds one inch deep into the soil. Spacing is very important in growing cabbage…

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Mulch: A Basic Idea for The Beginners

In my past blogs, I kept mentioning about Mulch. I know many of the gardeners are totally aware of this term, but I can feel the confusion a beginner will face while others keep mentioning about mulching. People are asking me about what is mulch. So I have decided to…