Hello friends, how are you? What are you growing in this season? But I think most of you are facing a lot of difficulties to take care of your garden because most of you are facing scarcity of fertilizer due to nationwide (or worldwide?) lockdown. Somebody may need to buy pesticide or fungicide. Somebody may badly need multivitamins for their plants. So during this situation what is your story of homegrown vegetables? [Read more…] about Homegrown fruits & vegetables – April 2020
How many of you are growing mint (pudina) at your garden? I think some of you are definitely growing mint plants at your backyard or rooftop garden. Mint or pudina is a common leafy vegetable what is used to make various chutney, drinks etc. It is also used to garnish many Indian dishes too. But what are the advantages of homegrown (pudina), particularly during this lockdown period? [Read more…] about Advantages of homegrown mint (pudina) during lockdown period
Curry leaf is known as kadi patta in India. It is a very popular herb in this country. Curry tree is also called sweet neem. This tree is native to the Indian subcontinent. Though this tree normally can grow upto 18 feet tall. But I have never seen this plant more than 10 feet tall. Leaves of this plant are widely used in cooking because of its strong but nice aroma. Those leaves are used to make various mouthwatering North Indian (like kadhi pakoda) as well as South Indian (like rassam, various chutneys etc) dishes. But where to get fresh curry leaves? Local market? [Read more…] about Where to get fresh curry leaves (kadi patta)?
It is very hard to know the best soil preparation for every plant in your garden. If you are a newbie gardener or you have a busy schedule but still you want to have your own beautiful garden then you simply need an optimal solution for your container garden soil preparation. So here is solution to prepare the best potting soil for any vegetable & fruit plant that too without being an expert. [Read more…] about How to prepare the best potting soil for vegetables & fruits w/o being expert
Are you facing the same problem? I mean, leaves of your mint plants are turning brown, small and dry? Then it is not something that anybody will expect. Did you not see any fresh big mint leaves in the last few months? Then such thing can disappoint any gardener, particularly when you used to harvest plenty of fresh mint leaves for last one or two years and suddenly it stopped producing fresh leaves. [Read more…] about Why are mint leaves turning brown, small and dry? BEST SOLUTION!!!