Growing tomatoes inside during winter -some varieties of “compact” bush tomatoes are advertised as good for container production, but don't perform well over a long winter. These are “determinate” varieties – plants with branches that grow to a certain length, stop and produce a finite number of fruits over a limited period. The best option is the “indeterminate” varieties, those that continue growing and producing indefinitely. Cherry and plum types, bearing small fruits are more…
5 Best Container Vegetables for Beginning Gardeners
Often times when we talk about Companion Planting we discuss the plants that should always be planted side-by-side in our gardens. I’m here to give you the dish on what plants to NOT plant together when you are companion planting! #Top_Garden #Garden_Tips #All_Garden_Ideas
Name: Lettuce (includes Boston Lettuce, Iceberg Lettuce, and Romaine Lettuce) Description: *There are many lettuce varieties and they all grow differently. It is important to read the details on the packets of the specific type of lettuce you choose as well as know the general knowledge of the lettuce family. *In order to grow lettuce …
Companion Planting: How To Deter Pests and Encourage Beneficial Insects Flowers among the vegetables are more than just a colourful addition. They attract pollinating insects to fertilise the flowers of beans, peas, tomatoes and all those crops that depend on pollination to produce a crop. In some cases they may...