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Storing Your Vegetables: You Must Know the Basics

Storing of vegetables properly is a very important part of practicing gardening. You can’t ignore the importance of storing vegetables just because you are doing very well in gardening. 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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Self Watering Pots: Why Waste Time When You Can Automate

I have discussed the watering techniques in the past. Today’s topic will be an extension to that. It is called “Self Watering Containers”. This topic has been requested by one on our reader. I hope this will clear some doubt on this topic. Self Watering Pots are great for gardeners,…

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How To 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. They are also an excellent source of vitamin B6, manganese, selenium, and vitamin C. If…

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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 nature has provided us with. As a rule…

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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 and explain what different ph levels in soil means. What is Soil…