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Plant Containers

Plant containers in gardening are small, enclosed and usually the objects in which you can grow plants by placing them on roof tops, balcony, at windows, and within doors. Plant Containers may exists in the form of pots, hanging pots, containers, baskets, barrels, rectangular boxes. Selecting the best size and shape of the plant containers…

Epsom Salt Uses In Garden

Epsom salt is the mineral compound of magnesium and sulfur which looks similar to normal table salt like tiny and colorless crystals. It is known as magnesium sulfate which is an inorganic salt with chemical formula MgSO4.7H2O. It consists of 10% magnesium and 13% sulfur which helps in seed germination, chlorophyll production, improving the uptake…

What Is Potting Soil

Soil is the natural source of nutrients for plants. So the health of the plant depends upon the quality of the soil. Herbs and Green vegetables grows well in moist and well drained loamy soil. Soil holds the roots and provides stability to the plant. What Is Difference Between Soil And Potting Soil A lot…

How To Water Potted Plants

We should fulfill the water requirement of the plant especially when you are growing them in pots or containers. Generally plants consists of deep roots to find moisture but when you grow plants in container it is not possible to grow the plants with deeper roots because of limited container size. Sometimes we observe that…

Mulching Ultimate Guide

What Is Mulching The process of covering the top most layer of soil with dried leaves, dried twigs, wet or dried grass, saw dust and other organically decomposable material is called Mulching. It prevents the escape of the moisture from soil. Importance Of Mulching It protects fertility of the soil. Mulching the containers helps in…

What Is Blight In Potatoes

Blight is a fungal disease which is caused by the spores of phytophthora infestans. These spores moves with the help of wind and infect the plant. You do not even have an indication of blight until the plant gets spoiled. Blight is particularly observed in warm and humid climatic conditions It mainly effects the outdoor…

How To Grow Potatoes At Home

Growing potatoes is enjoyable and interesting. Freshly harvested potatoes are immensely tasteful. This is one of the most popular vegetable crop to grow at home with minimum investment. Potatoes can be cooked, fried, mashed or baked for consumption. Selecting Seed Potatoes: Seed potatoes are required to grow potato plants. They are not actually the seeds…

Tips For Growing Potatoes In Pots

Growing potatoes in container is very easy. Here Are The Tips To Follow For Growing Healthy Potatoes Potato Selection: Choose good quality potato seeds. It provides better yield.Some of the high yielding potatoes are: Accent Accord Agria Almera Ambo Burren Cara Carnaval Celine Dunbar Standard Fambo Galactica Hbibi Harmoney Hermes Horizon Karlena Kikko Kondar Lay…

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