Gardening and related Articles
Home and Family:Gardening Articles from EzineArticles.com
EzineArticles.com is Trusted By Millions as The Source For Quality Original Articles
The Keys to Successful Vegetable Gardening in Alabama
13 Jun 2018 at 12:10pm
Alabama has a perfect climate for growing all sorts of vegetables throughout the year. Pests abound in such a warm location but with proper care, your garden will flourish.
Typical June Gloom Provides Ideal Conditions For Garden Growth
29 May 2018 at 4:09pm
June in southern California usually means overcast mornings that transform into mild sunny afternoons making it an ideal month to spend time in the garden before summer heat takes hold. Thin Out Fruit Trees: By June, trees should be bursting with small fruit such as apricots, plums and peaches. The weaker fruit will start to drop this month.
How To Grow Shiitake Logs In A Home Garden
25 May 2018 at 8:54am
Shiitake logs that are grown at home have superior taste along with appearance and texture when compared with the commercially available products. With a bit of knowledge about growing logs and effort, you can grow this product in the home garden.
How to Choose the Best Garden Design
23 May 2018 at 10:12pm
The garden is one of the most beautiful and peaceful parts of a home. It brings us closer to nature, gives us a glimpse and feel of greenery with the comfort of our lawn. You can spend a perfect afternoon in your garden reading a book or unwind after a tiring day enjoying the beauty of green, all these will bring you such solace which you cannot find even if sitting in a fancy decorated room. But in order to get peace and happiness in the garden, its look and design should be pleasing. If you are not happy about the look of your garden then you will hardly find any peace there over all the grumping. The design of garden plays an important role in your outlook towards it. So choose the design carefully.
Top Tips for Spring Foraging
8 May 2018 at 3:47pm
Spring is a great time to forage for wild foods. Find out some helpful tips to guide you on your foraging journey.
8 May 2018 at 9:24am
What wonderful plants these are. The plant has two common names. Here in the UK we called it: Eggplant and in the rest of the world, They are known as; Aubergine. The plant is a member of the nightshade species and as such related to the potato and tomato. Asia in origin and first written about in China in 544. I think of it being Greek because they use it in many of their dishes, however in China, the fruit is in daily use.
The Popular Wooden Garden Shed
4 May 2018 at 4:15pm
There are wooden shed kits or traditional construction materials for building a garden shed. This type of shed may be a simple box shape or designed to be a more elaborate structure. How the shed will be used is the major determination for construction. The neighborhood location or the architecture of the home determines the style.
How to Deal With Cucumber Bitterness
2 May 2018 at 9:22am
Latin Name: Cucumis sativus, part of the gourd family. In the Middle Ages the plant was called the cowcumber. Many people will not eat or grow Cucumbers because they are bitter to the taste. This is true of older varieties and is caused by a bitter gene which is part of the make up of Cucumbers.
Green Thumb is Not Necessary When Planting in May
27 Apr 2018 at 3:43pm
Just about every vegetable and flower will do well when planted in May so even novice gardeners will experience success. This is especially true in Southern California where the weather is perfect for spring gardens. Plant Warm Season Flowers: Some flowers just do better when the weather (and soil) is warm.
Why Is an Aquaponic System Better Than a Hydroponic One?
26 Apr 2018 at 10:47am
Hydroponic gardens are already highly popular among people of all ages. They require little space, are easy to take care of and give satisfactory results. However, because you will need to supply the water with necessary nutrients, which are most of the times chemical, the taste of the crops is not quite the ones people expect. Also, people trying to switch to organic products have a hard time in coping with the chemical additions from the hydroponically-grown vegetables. Fortunately, a new type of gardening is available. It is called the aquaponic system and can help you grow organic food in your home.
26 Apr 2018 at 9:13am
Round leaf, Apple, Hairy or Horse, Middlesex, or Spearmint and Bergamot,to name but a few of the many species of mint that are used today. Mint is one of the oldest herbs and comes from around the Mediterranean area, however the plant has been found everywhere expect the Poles. As far as I know there are well over 30 varieties of Mint.
Types of Greenhouses
25 Apr 2018 at 9:07pm
Are you a passionate gardener? Are you considering installing a greenhouse, but do not know the differences? Learn about cold frame boxes, lean-to and free-standing greenhouses to help you make a decision as to the type of structure which will fit your gardening passion.
Spinach All the Year Round
20 Apr 2018 at 9:24am
Growing your own Spinach and eating it all the year round. How to grow, cook and eat.
Hydroponic Farming: What It Entails
16 Apr 2018 at 12:16pm
Hydroponics is definitely an innovative way of growing your fruits and veggies and never having to handle dirty soil-based growing solutions. Hydroponic growing actually means growing within water, however, often hydroponic methods blend a number of growing in water-base nutrient solutions and in organic and natural root-zone media.
Lean-To Greenhouses - Portable or Permanent Structures
12 Apr 2018 at 12:27pm
Hobby and serious gardeners are always using some form of greenhouse environment for their seeds or seedlings. The amount of gardening or types of plants grown determines the consideration for a portable or permanent structure. The greenhouse is an essential tool for any type of vegetation.
Newsfeed display by CaRP
Up to Home