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Beware of Misleading Marketing To Favor Toxic Chemicals To Combat Pests

Beware of Misleading Marketing To Favor Toxic Chemicals To Combat Pests

Despite a surge of interest in organic gardening, green fingered consumers continue to favour toxic chemicals to combat pests. But they are being exploited by clever marketing and inaccurate labelling. As oxymoronic as it may seem un-green gardens and sheds full of toxic chemicals are endemic across the globe.  For most amateur gardeners the closed loop system – as striven towards by followers of permaculture and organics – is an alien concept. Instead fossil fuel…

Use Biodegradable Pots,Planters,and Containers

Use Biodegradable Pots,Planters,and Containers

Now it is the spring season and gardening is the best excuse ever. If you haven’t thought of it then perhaps it is the best time to get on to gardening and you need to begin with buying plants and put them in pots and planters. The first thing you should do is to look at all the plants and pick out what you like, and then start worrying about their containers on the way back home. Plastic pots,plastic planters,and…

How to Plant a Window Garden

How to Plant a Window Garden

When you visit the local nursery or the garden center pick up seeds, potting soil, and a few small pots or a window box . Ensure that it must be shorter than the length of your windowsill-measure first. Get a container at least four to five inches deep with a drainage hole at the bottom. Fill the containers or the small pots with soil and place seeds on the surface. Cover with an eighth of an inch…

Growing A Home Vegetable Garden With Containers

Growing A Home Vegetable Garden With Containers

Containers have been accepted to be extremely useful for adding height, color and growing space in the vegetable garden. In a typical container garden It is better to use fewer larger pots or planters than many small ones, which will look fussy and are harder on plants. Large containers generally tend to  retain soil moisture more efectively and allow roots to become long and widespread. Containers must drain for the plant’s survival, so make sure they have…

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