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Using Manure to Fertilize the Garden

What is Manure? Manure is a combination of digested, partially digested, and undigested remains of the food that an animal eats, along with a broad mix of microorganisms. Or in lay man’s term the dung (feces) and urine, mostly of farm animals, with or without other materials used as bedding….

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How to Make a garden Pollinator friendly

In this article, I will talk about pollinator garden. We will also discuss how can you make your garden much more pollinator-friendly so that bees and other pollinator keep visiting your garden and thus improve efficiency in yielding crops. But before we start talking about pollinator gardens we first have…

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How to Choose Plants for Container Gardening

Though you can practically grow any type of plant in containers (provided you have given the proper growing condition), it is always a good idea to start with the container friendly varieties. Here in this article, we will give you an idea of what plants grow well in containers and…

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How To Grow Bitter Melons

Bitter melons are vines that you can grow very easily in your garden or on your terrace, even in a pot. The best part is that they don’t need much attention. With a little effort, you can enjoy organic bitter gourd harvested from your own garden for months. Below are…

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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…

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FAQs About Tomato Growing

There are several questions that bother many tomato growers. I have tried to compile some of these in this article. Here is a list of all the frequently asked questions (FAQs) about growing tomatoes. FAQs About Growing Tomatoes Should I provide Staking/caging or No Support is needed? Generally, determinate types…

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…

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FAQs on Cabbage Growing

This is a follow-up article from how to grow cabbage. If you have not read that already please click here to go to that article. Here is a list of frequently asked questions about cabbage growing. Cabbage Growing FAQs Why do cabbage heads split? The main cause of head splitting…