TL;DR : Gardening is an awesome activity for all ages but sometimes if you take on a project that is too difficult or time consuming you can get discouraged. Learning how to correctly estimate your resources (especially time) and capabilities […]
Learn new things about gardens, growing organic food, pest and disease control or simply about plants and what makes them so awesome. We’ll try to talk about everything plant related here, from seed to harvest.
How do you get seeds to germinate?
TLDR : it depends on the seed. The variety of conditions needed for plant germination will surprise you. But don’t get discouraged, most plants need the same basic conditions in order to get a jump start into life. Most […]
How to make DIY seed envelopes
TL;DR : make sure you keep them in a dry environment. Paper envelopes in a dry and cool room are perfect for storing your seeds. You can make them from scrap paper. They’re not only great at the job, but […]
The top 10 benefits of gardening for all ages
TL;DR : If you’re here you probably already know a few ways in which gardening can be beneficial. Of course we’re talking about benefits for your physical health as well as for your mental well-being. Yet what you might not […]
Determining your soil type with a Jar test
TL;DR : Well you’ve done your Jar Test, now all that’s left to do is to find out what your soil is trying to tell you! Is your soil sandy, silty, loamy? And what does this tell you about its […]
How do you determine your soil type?
TLDR : Gardening is no easy task. It takes patience, skill and quality soil. The soil best adapted to most plants is a loam with a lot of organic matter, good drainage (because of the sand), aeration and the capacity […]