Cauliflower is one of the most popular vegetable plants, it is an annual plant that reproduces by seed, and typically only the head is eaten. It likes to grow in full sun and well-drained soil with a PH that lies between 6 and 7 and just like every other plant’s cauliflower thrives with companion planting. Companion planting means when two ...

Tomatoes are one of the most popular edible plants and they are quite easy to grow at home. Companion planting is great for tomatoes and depending on your climate, you may grow them in the greenhouse, outdoors, or polytunnels. The benefits of grouping plants together in the garden might have no scientific backing but this is as old as farming ...

Have you seen this huge leaf before and wondered what it is? Monstera deliciosa is a beautiful, special, unique plant. The name monstera was gotten from a Latin word, which translates to “monstrous” or “abnormal”, it has about 22 species, it is a tropical plant, from the Araceae family. This particular species of the monstera “deliciosa” which means delicious, signifies ...

Why is urban gardening becoming more popular? In the last 10-20 years, urban farming has become more popular than it used to be. According to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO), about 800 million people practice urban farming in the world. Governments of various countries are beginning to support urban gardening projects everywhere, this is as a result ...

Today we’re super stoked to tell you about Mimosa Pudica, a.k.a The touch me not plant. Plants can do a lot of amazing things, like a human. they reproduce, purify the air, and many others. One of the most fascinating things about plants is that they have an incredible way of protecting themselves. It will surprise you to know that ...

Do herbs prefer morning or afternoon sun? Sun is a very important part of every plant’s growth. However, you may put yourself through a lot of stress if you do not understand how the sun and herbs work together. Common mistakes some gardeners make is giving their plants the wrong amount of sunlight. Is your herb dying? There are chances ...

One important element to the growth of all vegetables is the sun. All vegetables require a level of the sun to have a healthy growth, if not full, then partial sun. Some vegetables prefer partial sun. Some prefer full sun, while some are tolerant of both. This, however, affects the vegetables, there is always a smaller yield in the partial ...

Should I soak herb seed before planting? For a lot of us, planting a seed and growing a plant simply means putting the seed in the ground, covering it up, and pouring a lot of water on it. If it buds, we jubilate, and if it doesn’t, we just look for an explanation for that. However, there are valid explanations ...

Herbs are one of the easiest plants to grow, they’re also economical, you do not have to spend a lot of money on spices or flavor for food, you can always reach into your garden and pluck some. However, it can get tiring as a gardener to plant a single herb over and over again. What you do not know ...

Having a garden is very beautiful, having herbs in your garden is not just beautiful but beneficial. “Herbs is any plant with leaves, seeds, or flowers used for flavouring, food, medicine, or perfume.” with herbs in your garden, you do not have to worry about spending money on flavour for your food, some medicines, etc. However, a lot of people ...