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Top Iris Growing Tips

Top Iris Growing Tips

| March 12, 2018

Where To Grow Iris grow best when planted in a well-drained garden soil in an area that gets a minimum of a half day of sunlight. They often do not do well in pots or planters. How To Plant Iris are rhizomes, the rhizome getting the enlarged fleshy underground stem that the green leaves emerge […]

How To Separate Your  Iris.

How To Separate Your Iris.

| March 12, 2018

Iris are a great plant and it is so rewarding. Perhaps you had planted some and today have begun to produce as many blooms than in the past previous years? Iris have to be separated once every three years or so. That’s not a difficult thing to do but a generalized observation for some. In […]

Garden of Grapes

Garden of Grapes

| February 22, 2018

 Grapes are very easy to grow from cuttings. With proper care, a dormant cutting can be started in the spring and by fall will give a vine large enough to bear a cluster or two of fruit the next season. Please note these are NOT my grapes. In fact here on the homestead I am […]

At What Point Is The Best Time To Prune Bushes In Your Yard?

At What Point Is The Best Time To Prune Bushes In Your Yard?

| February 21, 2018

The appropriate response is: When it needs it. A few specialists may disclose to you that you have to hold up until winter or late-winter to curtail your bushes or trees. Here at the homestead, we overlook the date-book and prune as required. We prune in the late-spring. The plants rapidly flush out again with […]

What Is Aquaponics And How To Make It Work For You?

What Is Aquaponics And How To Make It Work For You?

| February 12, 2018

How many times did you not want to grow your own vegetables, without chemicals or preservatives, just organic food that you, your children and your entire family can eat safely? How many times did you not think for purchasing a land that will offer you the organic crops you long for? How many times did […]

How Fishes Can Help You Grow Tasty Veggies

How Fishes Can Help You Grow Tasty Veggies

| February 12, 2018

Vegetables are necessary for a balanced diet. They offer you all the vitamins and minerals your body needs in order to develop properly. Unfortunately, vegetables have become quite expensive lately and fewer producers choose to grow organic vegetables. This is why their quality has become poorer and the taste is not the same as the […]

Growing Your Own Veggies Has Never Been Easier With Aquaponics

Growing Your Own Veggies Has Never Been Easier With Aquaponics

| February 12, 2018

Having a balanced nutrition based mainly on vegetables and lean meat is essential in order to keep your body healthy and in good shape. However, with the prices increasing continuously and with the genetically modified crops increasing their amount day by day, having a healthy meal is more and more difficult. The solution: plant your […]

Growing plants in Unfertile Land

Growing plants in Unfertile Land

| February 12, 2018

Gardening and growing vegetables is a passion many people share. They like to see how a simple seed grows and passes through different stages until it reaches maturity and makes fruits. Also, they love to see how their efforts pay off and they finally get to taste the veggies they have so long waited for. […]

Gain Power Over Your Food

Gain Power Over Your Food

| February 12, 2018

With the economy going out of control, finding cheap yet qualitative products has become a challenge even for the savviest shoppers. It seems like all prices have gone wild and you have to pay a fortune just to have a normal, balanced diet. Usually, the products which come cheaper are also of lower quality, so […]

Choosing and Planting Perennials

Choosing and Planting Perennials

| March 8, 2015

If you’ve been growing a vegetable garden for a while, you might be feeling slightly disgruntled at how plain it is to look at. I too began my gardening career with a vegetable garden, but I decided that it wasn’t quite as pleasing to look at as I would have liked. I heard from a […]