Tag Archives: Gardening

Juice Garden

Most people don’t plant with a purpose. They might plant vegetables or fruits that they love or that are easiest to grow, but that’s it. Today I’m going to give you a purpose for your garden. Have you ever thought of growing a garden so you can have fresh juice all summer long? I don’t think so. In this article, I will show you how to grow cucumbers, carrots, and all the best fruits and vegetables for juicing and smoothies. Let’s make the immune system stronger… Carrots Carrots deserve all the praise in the world; they are high in fiber and help lower cholesterol and blood sugar. They have so many benefits, acting as an antioxidant and anti-inflammatory. Did you know that carrots can take a little frost? So you can grow them in early spring and harvest them about three months later. Not only can you make juice from…

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Who does not love tomatoes? We have set up a guide for you to grow the best tomatoes. After this guide, how long it takes, and how to grow tomatoes won’t have any secrets for you.  Tomatoes love the sun; that is why we are reminded of a sunny day whenever we eat pasta but forget about these store-bought tomato sauces; these are far from the real taste of tomato sauce that you will get to enjoy. It takes a minimum of 60 days for tomatoes to grow, and it can go up to 100 days. As I mentioned earlier, tomatoes love the sun so, it is logical that they cannot bear frost. It is better to start planting the seed first and then to transplant when the climate is better. In this article, we will go through the planting process; you will want to read the other parts of…

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Juice Garden

Winter can be a tough time for gardeners; losing their plants and one of their favourite hobbies is not fun. How about I tell you that there are some plants that you can grow in winter? The key to a thriving garden in winter is knowing which vegetables are best suited to this kind of weather. When should you plant? Most vegetables for winter growing are planted between mid-summer and early autumn, depending on the variety. When buying seeds, choose plants that are more cold-hardy. For example, if you love dinosaur kale (which is a summer, spring and autumn vegetable), you should choose winter bor kale, a type of kale that is cold tolerant. Which vegetables to plant? Lettuce Have you ever reached for lettuce in the supermarket in winter but pushed it aside because of the price? Growing your own lettuce over the winter can also save you money…

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Garden Maintenance

Your garden needs to be maintained throughout the season; otherwise, you can lose everything you have planted. Maintenance is essential as it will allow your garden to thrive. Beginners think garden maintenance is boring, but remember that weeding and watering are experienced gardeners’ favorite parts. It is important to maintain the garden for it to look better, cleaner, and safer as there will be no pests or garden materials lying around. It can also save you money because if a garden gets out of control, you usually have to call a professional to fix it. In this article, we have listed some gardening tips that make maintenance easy and effective. Weeding Weeds are plants that develop in our garden without having been actively planted. They have their importance in the natural landscape, but they can crowd out the plants we have planted if left unchecked. Some weeds can smother and…

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Debunking popular myths about gardening Gardening is one of my favorite hobbies, and as an adult, I can say this with no qualms. During these past lockdowns, I’ve become obsessed with plants, and if you come into my house right now, you might think that poison Ivy has taken over the place because you will see plants literally everywhere. Gardening can be really therapeutic, but there is a lot of myth about gardening about there. So, I have tried most of these myths and have learnt the hard way that most of them are really just clickbait and I’ve done my research on these, and I’m here to debunk these. #Myth 1- You don’t need to water drought-tolerant plants Well, the logic behind this is halfway there, but it’s not true; even though drought-resistant plants like cacti don’t need to be watered regularly, that doesn’t mean that that you don’t…

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Juice Garden

You’ve waited a long time to harvest your fruits and vegetables, and now that you’ve harvested the fruits of your labor, the last thing you want to do is just throw them in the fridge and let them die, resulting in a waste of your time, money, and effort. In this article, I will teach you how to make the most of your harvest. What Goes In The Fridge? Some vegetables will go in the fridge, and some must be left over the counter; most people throw everything in the fridge, which reduces the lifespan of those vegetables. Broccoli, cauliflower, sprouts, cucumbers, and peppers go in the fridge. Vegetables such as mushrooms must be put in a paper bag, or else they will get moldy. Lettuce and leafy vegetables should be put in an airtight bag before being put in the fridge as they are more prone to moisture loss;…

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Vegetables

This blog is where we romanticize gardening, but it’s hard to deny that this activity is one of the most fulfilling hobbies to have. It allows us to spend some time outside in nature; additionally, it is very gratifying to see the result of our efforts. Some people even turn their passion for gardening into a business; either you started from passion or make some money on the side; these facts and statistics will show how fascinating the gardening world is. Juliet Rose – The Most Expensive Rose in the World. Juliet Rose is one of the most expensive rose ever developed. Its creator David Austin spent $3 million (£2.3 million) on it over 15 years. The eye-catching flower with large-headed blooms was first introduced to the public at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2006. Austin wanted to combine the cup shape of older rose varieties with a range of…

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Compost

The key to a healthy and thriving garden is your compost. In previous articles, we’ve covered the basics of composting and various methods to speed it up for our impatient gardeners out there. The thing is, it takes us at least three to six months to make decent compost, but this process can be extended if there are problems. To avoid these, we’ll go over the most common issues and ways to fix them. How do I recognize the perfect compost? The perfect compost has a fine and crumbly texture. It smells earthy, and the ingredients that were in the compost are no longer visible. It should be dark brown and have a uniform consistency. This is when you’ll know your compost is full of nutrients and ready to be used. It doesn’t matter if you are new to gardening or have a lot of experience; these composting problems can…

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protect your garden

8 Ways to Protect Your Garden in Winter Garden stores offer expensive and sometimes polluting solutions to protect your garden from the cold weather: mulch, fertilizers, weed killers, insecticides or fungicides… Maintaining your little haven of peace can become a real money pit! This post gives you 8 economical solutions to protect your garden in winter. 1. Weed by hand When faced with the chore of weeding, don’t give in to the temptation of chemical sprays. Not only does it pollute the soil and water, but it can also attack your lawn and even your ornamental plants! To weed by hand: – Pull up young plants as soon as they appear to prevent them from proliferating later. – You can also get some coarse salt and vinegar from your kitchen cupboard, a healthy and economical alternative to weeds! Good to know: scarification consists of removing moss and dead leaves from a…

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seedling

The garden is an obvious criterion that highlights the duality between the city and the countryside. The pleasure of gardening is usually driven by the flowering or harvesting process, and it has the merit of contributing to the gardener’s well-being and the neighborhood’s visual satisfaction. More complex than a flower garden, a vegetable garden project requires material, financial and psychological preparation. Here are some tips that will help you create your vegetable garden: 1 – Choosing the Garden The creation of a vegetable garden is a project that cannot be taken lightly. Its conception phase begins with the imagination of the gardening style to adopt. This choice must be realistic and it also depends on the availability of the dedicated surface. In rural areas, space is generous. Therefore, it is possible to spread out several planting areas to diversify the vegetable garden. If you can afford it, the intervention of…

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