Which Veges to grow?

I am often asked, what are the best vegetables to grow at home/balcony/terrace? Well, all!! So how do you go about deciding which vegetables do you want to grow? Firstly, always factor in your interest and preference! Secondly, the season. There are many veges that grow throughout the year but there are also equal numberContinue reading “Which Veges to grow?”

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!”

Vertical Gardens

Vertical Gardens are nothing but Gardens set up in a Vertical Space. The lack of space in Urban areas has pushed for the need of Vertical Gardens. Vertical Gardens can be seen as an effective tool to optimize the usage of available space. Vertical Gardens are meant for both Indoor and Outdoor Gardens. In thisContinue reading “Vertical Gardens”

How to pot your plant?

If you’re wondering why do YOU need to pot the plant when the Maali (Gardener) can do it for you, click here. So here’s how I pot my plant. Disclaimer: There is no right or wrong way to do it. I am expounding a few methods which have worked extremely well for me. Scenario #1:Continue reading “How to pot your plant?”

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!”

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?”

Abracadabra… It’s Okra!

Hello Friends! Welcome to a new DIY project! This time it’s Ok .. Ok.. Okra… (I know it was pathetic and nowhere close to La La Land) 😛 Let’s go for it! Okra is as simple as Egg Plant. You just have to sow the seed and water it regularly. I know as usual you’reContinue reading “Abracadabra… It’s Okra!”

Understanding Seeds

A lot of videos that I have seen online recommend using seeds from our kitchen for planting, especially when it comes to vegetable seeds. But before you do this, just understand the two basic types of seeds. Type I: Open Pollinated or Traditional method: “Open pollinated” generally refers to seeds that will “breed true.” WhenContinue reading “Understanding Seeds”