Okra is a very famous veggie that can be eaten raw. Did you know it’s so easy to grow too?
Did you know? that the curry leaves that we get in market is sprayed with chemicals even until the last day for harvest. But, you can grow them organically.
Egg plant(Brinjal) is a versatile vegetable with numerous dishes and cusines on it. Can we grow this in our home? What are the challenges? Read fully
Beetroot (also known by its colloquial name, “beets,” or beta vulgaris) is a sweet, healthy vegetable loaded with antioxidants. It’s actually these antioxidants, packed inside beetroot’s red pigments, that contain cancer-preventing and heart-protecting properties. Beetroot is generally easy to grow and is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 vegetables grown in home gardens. Beetroot […]
Growing potatoes in containers can make gardening accessible for the small space gardener. When you grow potatoes in a container, harvesting is easier because all the tubers are in one place. Potatoes can be grown in a potato tower, garbage can, Tupperware bin or even a gunnysack or burlap bag. The process is simple and […]
LOCATION When growing your own potatoes choose an open position in full sun. Use a well-draining and fertile soil. Avoid soil where potatoes have grown for two years continuously as this will increase the risk of disease. More alkaline soil is preferable while growing potatoes. SEED POTATOES Keep the potatoes in cool light place to […]
Types of potatoes One of the easiest root crops to grow is potatoes. Plus, they’re fun to grow and a small area can provide a nice yield of this tasty vegetable. Early spring is the best time to plant them. So here are a few hints on how to grow potatoes in the garden in […]
Stroke and Heart Disease Ginger, garlic and onions all have an anti-blood-clotting ability, and when they are eaten together they’re a powerful against heart attacks and stroke. Indigestion and Nausea Starting from a tummy ache to morning sickness ginger has an excellent curing effect. This is one reason why ginger helps people who are bloated, […]
First of all thank you all for your overwhelming response on our last post. Despite of jumping to our next plant celebrity we wanted to give what you wished for. Yes, this post is all about some sources of threats for your ginger and how to battle them as some of our followers were keen […]
Ginger plant (Zingiber officinale) may seem like a mysterious herb to grow. The knobby ginger root is found in grocery stores but very rarely do you find it in your local nursery. So can you grow ginger at home? The answer is yes, you can. Not only is growing ginger plants possible, it is easy […]