Category Archives: Edible plants

SEASONAL PRODUCE FOR FEBRUARY

Buying what is in the season while it is at its peak is a simple method to save money on fruits and veggies. We have arrived in February, and organic fruit and vegetables may appear to be in short supply. However, there are still lots of wonderful things to be prepared using some of the […]

PULSES THAT ARE HIGH IN PROTEIN

Take comfort in knowing, vegans, vegetarians, as well as everyone else who wants to consume more plants: You do not have to limit your protein choices to chicken or steak! In fact, a wide variety of plants contain protein. Here we will discuss a few pulses that are great to include in your protein-rich diet.  […]

Herbs That Go Well With Pizza

pizza

This year, enlist the help of your entire family to cultivate a pizza garden. This flexible garden will be a wonderful success when it comes time to prepare homemade pizza, whether cultivated directly on the ground, in a pot, or planted on a windowsill. Below we have listed a few herbs you can grow in […]

Types of Onions and Their Uses

Types of onions

This one to the humble onion! Onions make us cry, but they also make us smile when they make for excitingly crunchy accompaniments in many of the dishes we consume. Even in the case of crying, the onion is essentially keeping our eyes healthy. All in all, the onion is a deeply caring vegetable that […]

HOW MUCH TO PLANT PER PERSON FOR A YEAR’S WORTH OF FOOD

There’s no doubting the many virtues of home-growing your own food. Not only do you get to eat fresh and healthy, but you actually end up making something of an economical choice in the long scheme of things. Just like one would have a vague idea as to how much produce one needs to fulfill […]

COMPANION PLANTING

They say two is better than one, and by most accounts, they’d be right. The adage applies all the same to some plants, who can form symbiotic relationships the sort which can help them both thrive. Here are some companion planting combinations you can take a look at!  Dill and cabbage – dill benefits the […]

UNIQUE EDIBLE PLANTS FOR YOUR GARDEN

While you might be used to planting herbs and foods, you’d be wondering if there’s something unique you could plant in order to broaden your palate of options. After all, food is life, or at least a major chunk of it is! Here are some wonderfully unique edible plants you can plant in your garden. […]

TIPS FOR PRESERVING BASIL ALL YEAR LONG

Basil is that key ingredient that can add certain oomph to almost any sort of cuisine. With that said, many probably wish for a method that’ll allow them to preserve basil they’ve grown all year long. Here are some methods you can utilize to preserve the basil. Salt – wash the basil in water and […]

GROW AN AVOCADO TREE IN A SMALL CONTAINER AT HOME

Avocado is a type of berry, also known as butter fruit or alligator pears. They have a lot of health benefits and hence, one must consider including them in their daily diet. Avocados have a lot of calories and are high in good fat. Avocados also have a lot of vitamins and minerals in them […]

HOW TO GROW BLUEBERRIES IN CONTAINERS

Blueberries are one of the most popular berries and people’s most favorite. They can be used in sweet dishes, beverages, and salads. They also have a lot of health benefits if you eat them daily. They are high in nutrients and low in calories. They have nutrients like fiber, vitamin C, vitamin K, and manganese […]