In order to grow a capricious southern culture in the middle lane, the grapes must be regularly fertilized, and to do it wisely. Regular application of organic matter alone will not save the vine; for abundant fruiting, it needs a variety of top dressing. The saddest thing about this is that even those gardeners who regularly feed the grapes with mineral complexes, manage to harm their plantings.Read More
The cosmetic industry offers many tools to solve skin and hair problems. But the gifts of nature often act much more efficiently. In addition, vegetables grown in their backyard plots do not contain harmful substances. Natural cosmetics made from tomatoes, has a firming, moisturizing and toning effect.
Eco-friendly, breathable, comfortable and cozy for us and at the same time very appetizing for numerous insects ... Wooden houses have a lot of advantages and one obvious disadvantage - they are edible. Who eats the construction of wood and how to stop it? Bark beetle, grinder, wood borer - these little scoundrels have dozens of names and faces.
It is necessary to care for currants from spring to autumn. If you let everything take its course, the harvest will inevitably fall, and the berries will be small and tasteless. Even the best varieties of currants can not reach their full potential. Currant is one of the most beloved berries and a real survivor of our gardens. That is why many consider it an unpretentious plant and completely forget to take care of it.
Despite the fluffy March snow outside the window, we confidently promise you - and this year the spring will take place! Warm days will come, the birds will sing and the first flowers will bloom in the garden. And so that you do not miss this moment, we have prepared for you a spring bulbous calendar. In the calendar you will find the beginning and timing of flowering of the most popular bulbous plants, as well as their descriptions and photos.
Organic gardening has become very popular among owners of dacha plots. But not everyone knows where to start this useful activity. Hearing the phrase "organic garden", people first of all imagine the refusal of any chemical preparations and fertilizers. And since it is rather difficult to apply exclusively folk methods, not everyone is in a hurry to join the ranks of advanced gardeners.
Growing greens and vegetables in ordinary bags is a simple agricultural technique that will turn your mind about what a garden should be like. The method of growing vegetables in bags can be considered African know-how. This wonderful agricultural technology was spread in Uganda and other countries of the continent by volunteers to support poor families.
Seedlings of tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, cucumbers and cabbage will be strong and healthy if grown in the correct substrate. The future harvest of seedling crops directly depends on the quality of the soil in which it is grown. Know that there is no universal soil suitable for all plants, because each of them has its own requirements for the composition of the soil mixture.
Spring bright tulips - decoration of any holiday. However, often these fragile flowers, when brought home, do not even wait for the celebration and begin to fade right before our eyes. Yes, and in the vase, they usually live very long, dropping their heads and losing petals. How, at home, to extend the life of cut tulips for as long as possible?
Many of your favorite tomatoes, like any vegetable crops, have numerous varieties with very different ripening terms - from ultra early to the latest. As practice shows, most gardeners want to get the first crop of tomatoes as early as possible. It is clear that this is quite easy to implement if there is a greenhouse on the site.
The wild rose is known to many firsthand. Prickly shrubs are grown not only to produce healthy fruits rich in vitamin C, but also as a garden decoration. For example, to create hedges. Rosehip is the "ancestor" of all cultivated roses. But unlike the picky queens of the flower garden, he does not need shelter for the winter, pruning, timely watering and careful protection from diseases and pests.
Tomato seedlings dive in the phase of two true leaves (usually 10-14 days after emergence). In order to not harm the seedlings, but rather to stimulate their growth, it is necessary to follow some rules. It is important that seedlings do not outgrow. Tomatoes tolerate transplant well, so do not be afraid that small sprouts in a new container will not take root.
Thanks to the plants you will be able to update the appearance of the fence, while significantly saving your household budget. A variety of climbing crops that do not require constant maintenance are suitable for landscaping. Most often, fences are masked by perennial plants, which are growing more and more each year.
Decorate the autumn garden will help dahlias. However, these flowers are as whimsical as they are beautiful. They need close care throughout the year, including proper preparation for the winter. Digging dahlias and their preparation for storage is a matter of responsibility, because the flowering of plants in the new season depends on how the planting materials overwinter.
Proper watering of tomatoes - the key to a good harvest. How often do you need to water the tomatoes in the greenhouse and open ground. How much water is needed for irrigation. Is it possible to combine watering with fertilizing? We will tell about all this in today's material. Watering tomatoes is a simple matter. But there are a number of nuances. Especially progressive gardeners experiment, trying to do without water at all.
Peronosporosis affects a variety of ornamental and edible plants. If time does not take action, the plants may die. We talk about what powdery mildew is and how to deal with this scourge. Some plants are more prone to peronospora disease than others. At risk are cucumbers, onions, lettuce, grapes, melon, watermelon, radish, spinach.
Garden sculptures made of plaster and concrete are rapidly gaining popularity. The landscape designer or sculptor lives in every owner of the dacha, you just need to wake up this talent in yourself. We hope our inspirational selection will help you with this. No garden or park can do without sculptures, which are made of various materials and installed in the center or secluded corners.
After planting seedlings on a permanent place there are many difficulties. Most often, dangers lurk young trees with dark bark. How to protect them from disease and damage? The bark of a young tree is very sensitive and thin, so any changes in growing conditions adversely affect its condition.
Organic farming is often advertised as an agricultural technique that produces a more delicious, healthy crop and does not harm the environment. But is this really the case? Recently, organic products and eco-farming have become a real trend. Apples and cucumbers grown by an "organic" farmer usually cost more than "traditional" ones, and many myths and stereotypes hover around the method itself.