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SUNDAY HARVEST: GREENS – AMARANTHUS

Amaranthus are easy to grow and require well-drained soil.  They thrive well in hot summer. The only pest that, I need to keep an eye on would be grasshoppers. Harvest the leaves before it starts flowering. I’ve two varieties – Green and Red Amaranth. They are rich source of Manganese.  When […]

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SUNDAY HARVEST: SHALLOTS & GINGER

Here comes the scorching heat!!  It is set to last until the end of May. Today, I spent most of the time at my garden in building trellis for the tomato plants. Ginger plant and shallots leaves almost dried off. Though the harvest is not plenty, happy to pick fresh shallots and […]

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HOW TO GROW SHALLOTS

After a year into gardening, I found Shallots are easy to grow.  Well drained soil and sunny place are sufficient for its growth.  They don’t require much of water as they thrive well in arid conditions. Almost all my plants were ravaged during the cyclonic storm except these Shallots. They […]