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Top 5 Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas for Beginners

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Maintaining a beautiful home garden is a lot of labor, but with these great gardening techniques, you can work more efficiently—and put less burden on your wallet. Start with healthy soil in your garden – for nutrient-rich planting beds, work in compost, manure, or dried peat moss. The amended soil is lighter, drains better, is […]

EXTRAORDINARY WAYS TO DISPLAY YOUR PLANTS

You have a lot of options when it comes to interior design. One idea is keeping plants indoors. They improve the visual appeal of your residence and offer it an exquisite yet modest appearance. We will look at some unusual and innovative methods to showcase your indoor plants. Make a statement from the start – […]

GARDEN LIME AND ITS USES

Garden lime is an incredible booster to one’s gardening aspirations, making the soil healthier by raising its pH levels.  It’s quite underrated actually, and we wanted to bring forth the many positives it brings to the table. Use garden lime to reduce the acidity of the soil. Don’t add too much garden lime to the […]

SIGNS YOUR HOUSEPLANTS NEED TO BE REPOTTED

Needless to say, house plants are pretty much family, and plant parents all over the world tend to them and nurture them with abundant love in their hearts. Sometimes, however, there can come a point in the house plant’s life cycle where it needs to find a new home to sink its roots into and […]

PLANT HANGING HACKS THAT WON’T DAMAGE YOUR CEILING OR WALL

The biggest reason people shy away from hanging plants or growing plants that need to hang is that they cause damage to ceilings or walls over time. However, this shouldn’t keep you from planting those beautiful vines. Here are some hacks for you to avoid damaging your ceilings or walls. Hat/ coat stand – you […]

TIPS FOR URBAN FARMING

Farming isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, and there’s a lot of labor involved usually. Results aren’t guaranteed, and plans can go awry even if you give your all. However, it does not have to be that difficult or uncertain. Here are some urban farming tips for you.  Space – to overcome space issues, you can […]

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 […]

PLANTS THAT REPEL SNAKE

While interactions with snakes can be quite uncommon depending on how deep in the concrete jungle you live, they are certainly not outside the realm of possibility given how fast human beings are eroding their habitats, leaving them with not much space to move around in. In the scenario you live in an area frequented […]

Foods You Can Regrow Yourself From Your Kitchen Scrap

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Given the situation pertaining to the availability of food around the world, prices have been skyrocketing. What if we told you that you can have an unlimited supply of healthy, homegrown food without spending the cash all over again? Don’t throw away the scraps yet! Here’s how you can go about using them to replenish […]

Best Shoes for Gardening

Shoes

Gardening is all about getting down and dirty, and when you’re in the midst of nature, you better be prepared for a rough and tumble. Unless one has indoor gardening set up inside their home, supplemented these days by modern indoor gardening kits, they’d need to protect their feet as gardens have a reputation of […]