How to Grow Amaranth Microgreens

Tips And Ideas For Flower Gardening

In all but the warmest climates these plants require indoor or greenhouse cultivation and should be grown in a moderately fertile gritty potting mix. If grown outdoors, they need a Sunny sheltered position in humus-rick well drained soil and should be kept reasonably dry in inter Propagation is commonly by stem or leaf cuttings, or from seed sown in spring.

Site Establishment and Site Erosion

When you establish a construction site in Australia it is your responsibility to ensure that no dirt runs off your site to pollute gutters, drains or waterways. Heavy on-the-spot fines may be charged if your local council identifies you as an offender.

Tips and Tricks for the Laidback Gardener

Looking for a beautiful garden with a minimum of effort? Here are some tips and tricks to help!

The Benefits Of At Home Aquaponics

More and more organic gardeners are turning to aquaponics to grow their fruit and vegetables. Aquaponics at home has many benefits which make aquaponics systems the future for many organic gardens.

3 Ways to Make Your Home Your Refuge

Your home should be your refuge from the rest of the world. You should feel a sense of calm come over you as you turn in to your street and see your driveway.

Growing an Indoor Bonsai Plant

I have always had a fascination with Bonsai plants, their innate beauty always appeared as a living work of art. Though I prided myself on my green thumb I was somewhat apprehensive when I purchased my first tree.

How To Choose The Best Lawn Mower For Your Garden

If you are looking for the best lawn mower for your garden, then this article will help you to make up your mind about which model is the best one for you. Maintaining a garden can be a costly process, not only can it cost money but also a lot of your time.

Buying Orchid Plants

Buying plants by mail is another alternative and is the only one viable for many people who live too far away for a personal visit to the grower. Fortunately, there are plenty of highly reputable orchid dealers that have excellent quality plants and know how to ship them across the country and still have them arrive at your home in top condition.

Tomato Seeds – Storage and Care

The article talks about selecting the best tomato seeds that will give you the best harvest down the road. It is that process that will assure you the best results something many people neglect to do. It also gives tips on how to prepare the seeds, care for them through storage.

Tips On How To Lay Turf

First of all, make sure to get rid of any existing weeds or grass. The simplest way to do this is to spray herbicide such as Zero or Round Up directly on to the weeds and unwanted grass. Wait at least a week after spraying before you lay your new turf. Next you need to loosen your existing soil – turf likes to be laid on a loose surface. Using a rotary hoe will make this easier if you are turfing a large area. After you’ve had a good dig, rake and level the area, removing sticks, stones and other debris as you go.

Which Type Of Turf Is Best For Me?

Once upon a time in Australia we only really knew about one type of turf: it was called grass and everybody had a bit of it in their back yard. Over the years, however, the humble grass market has expanded, with many different types of turf being developed to suit different needs. So which one would suit you best? Here’s a brief guide to some of the most common types and their uses.

The Aquaponic Grow Bed

Here we will be discussing the aquaponic grow bed-a very important part of your aquaponic growing system. How deep should the bed be? What materials should you use in the bed? How should the grow bed be configured for maximum affect?

Hydroponics Gardening

If you are thinking of getting into gardening then you can opt for hydroponic gardening. Hydroponic gardening is the method of growing plants in a nutrient solution rather than in the soil.

Hydroponics for Beginners

Hydroponic gardening is an excellent way to maintain your garden of fruits and vegetables all year round. It also ensures that the produce you grow will not be subjected to pesticides, chemicals and the rigors of being shipped over great distances – all of these are factors that can impeded the nutritional content and taste of vegetables and fruit. The efficiency of hydroponic gardening is perhaps only surpassed by its relative ease of use, both in terms of understanding how hydroponics actually works and the ease with which, once suitably informed and prepared, you can start your own garden.

Liquid Organic Fertilizer

There are many decisions the home gardener, or professional farmer for that matter, has to make; which types of plants and vegetable to grow, when to plant, and what sort of fertilizer to use. We have already looked at the differences between a chemical and an organic fertilizer, but even after that choice is made, it is still important to know when to apply the fertilizer to maximize yield. The general rule of thumb is that fertilizing should be done well in advance of sowing, but if you fail to do so, then application can take place once the…

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