Flower Garden – Part XI – Lantana

If you need a plant that needs no care, no pruning, no composting, yet all season flowers..

An Ideal Farm – Part I

All the posts in the featured series talk particularly about Indian Agriculture Scenario. We all dream about an ideal farm.. Ideal way of doing agriculture.. and then we just shun the thought thinking its just a dream.. Well.. I just decided to give it more thought and pursue it through.. An ideal farm is aContinue reading “An Ideal Farm – Part I”

Go Indigenous!!

The first time I heard the word Indigenous (with reference to plants) I knew for sure they were referring to the genus of plants originating in India!! Well, I did realize that I should refer a dictionary and not come up with my own interpretations!! So what is Indigenous? Indigenous means originating or occurring naturallyContinue reading “Go Indigenous!!”

Your Garden does not need additional water!

Surprising as it may seem you can manage your Garden very efficiently with the existing quantity of water usage. Garden by no means is demanding, especially when it comes to water! So whether you’re facing a water crunch or you believe in water conservation, these tricks will definitely help you save water. #1 Always MulchContinue reading “Your Garden does not need additional water!”

Fighting Pests

I have a very different approach when it comes to fighting pests. I believe, if your plants are healthy, they have a strong resistance towards pests. However if you have NOT been regular with adding your compost, the plants turn weak due to reduced supply of nutrients; thereby having a lower immunity which makes themContinue reading “Fighting Pests”

Potatoes!

I know its not the right season to sow potatoes but this post aims to make you ready well before the season arrives! 🙂 Growing potatoes is pretty different from growing an eggplant or a tomato! So here’s how we do it! Step 1: Select the potatoes with shoots! Step 2: You can use theContinue reading “Potatoes!”

Inexpensive Gardening – Part 3 – Compost

Over a period of time I have spoken a lot about organic composting and even experimented a lot with them. Here’s a quick recap to all the Composting Ideas! Cow Dung & Cow Urine always stand at number one position when it comes to compost. To read more about application of manure click here. DryContinue reading “Inexpensive Gardening – Part 3 – Compost”

Do you find Gardening Expensive?

Lets talk Money! Do you find Gardening expensive? Many people assume that Gardening is very expensive as it involves expenditure on Pots or Containers Gardening Tools Compost/Fertilizers/Manures/Pesticide/Insecticide Seeds Miscellaneous items like Garden decoration and lighting, etc Click on any of the above points to know the various methods of making Gardening Economical rather almost free..!!Continue reading “Do you find Gardening Expensive?”