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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Urban gardening is the act of growing plants and raising animals in the city or urban settlements. Urban gardening can be small, medium, or large scale, it can also be owned by individuals or a group of persons. Urban gardening includes community gardens, urban beehives, Aquaponics farms, hydroponic, greenhouses, vertical farms, etc.  In the last decade and more, a lot ...

Are they herbs and vegetables that grow in shade? Do you want to grow a garden but you’re worried you don’t have a sunny spot? Do you have a spot that is covered from direct sunlight and you’re in doubt if it will be suitable for a garden? Do you ever wonder what will happen to your plants if you ...

Gardening in a bottle is one of the types of garden that can be used either outside your home; that is if you do not have enough space or Indoor. Bottle garden is simply growing plants in a bottle. You can grow almost anything, ranging from vegetables to ornamental plants. It is a new way of growing your plants that ...

One of the major issues every gardener faces, one time or the other is the choice of location for each plant. It would be so easy if one can plant them by their color, purpose, or active ingredients and care for them in such a way, together. But it doesn’t work that way. Each plant comes with its care routine ...

Do herbs need a lot of water? A botanist refers to an herb as an herbaceous plant, this according to Wikipedia means “plants that are vascular and have no persistent woody stem above the ground”. These types of plants are annual plants and die off after a year. This definition of what an herb is is not true, and this ...