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DAZZLING SCARLET FURRY BALLS !

As an apprentice still learning the art of gardening, one thing I was sure about growing bulbs! They are much easier to grow than any other plants. Amidst all, they give the endeavor of serenity with their myriad hues of flowers. Bury them in the soil and they will sprout […]

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LET’S GO BERRYING!!

Are tomatoes easier to grow? Certainly No! It needs a lot of care especially to keep it pest free. It takes a great deal to protect them from the grueling eyes of grasshopper and mealy bugs. It’s tiresome to ward-off them! Growing it from seed gets more complicated. Whenever I sow […]

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MESMERIZING HUES OF BALSAM FLOWER

Monsoon showers left colorful imprints in the garden. Balsam plant, a species of Impatiens is widespread with lush greens and colorful flowers in the garden. Purple, pink, crimson and white… mesmerizing hues decks the borders artistically. The balsam flower seems like clusters of little roses. And those tiny clusters remind […]

PETS

THE BEATS OF PUPPIES !

The fragrance of Motherhood always spreads out joy across the home. Be it, a human or a dog, it couples up happiness with a dose of love. It keeps everyone on their toes to nurture the newborn with utmost care. Having a pet at home will change our lives! Our […]

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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. Take a look at – How to grow onions at home? Though […]

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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 […]