Growing Okra: A fantastic veggie popular in USA since 1600s

It is not entirely clear if okra (ochro, bhindi, or ladies’ fingers) is South Asian, West African, or Ethiopian origins, but it is well-known that the best regions for cultivation are subtropical and tropical zones throughout the globe. You can harvest this warm-natured hibiscus cousin during summer, and keep doing that as soon as new … Read more

Growing Kale An Incredible Source of Carotenoids

Growing Kale: An Incredible Source of Carotenoids

Kale (Brassica oleracea) is a fantastic, cool-season vegetable with foliage growing from a central stem. You can choose to grow them as food or as an ornamental plant thanks to its curly, purple or shaded-green leaves. Since kales are rich in vitamins A, C, E, and K, calcium, iron, and fiber, those plants are worth … Read more

Growing Onions A Full of Nutrients Veggie with Low Calories

Growing Onions: A Full of Nutrients Veggie with Low Calories

Most gardeners grow onions (Allium cepa) organically since it is an easy job with an abundant result. You should plant this useful, cold season vegetable in early spring regardless of whether you pick out yellow, white, or red variety. In general, you can expect the best harvest if you live in southern parts of the … Read more

Growing Squash Plant - A Generous Fruits for the Whole Family

Growing Squash Plant – A Generous Fruit for the Whole Family

Squashes are tender, warm-season, and easy to grow garden vegetable. You can grow two main categories (summer and winter squashes) of these veggies, based on the harvest time. The best thing is that you need just a few plants in the garden, and they will produce enough fruits for the whole family. Squash plants Botanical … Read more

How to Grow Eggplants

How to Grow, Harvest & Store Eggplants?

Originate to Arabia, eggplants (aubergine) came to Europe first, and then the Spaniards carried these veggies to America in the 18th century. Nowadays, you can choose between traditional purple as well as white varieties. Even though many gardeners treat them as annuals, these warm-weather crops are actually perennial plants. These beautiful vegetables need high temperatures … Read more

Growing Tomatillos

Growing Tomatillos: A Trandinional Veggie that Plant All Around the World

The tomatillo (husk tomato, tomate verde, ground cherry, jamberry) looks like a green tomato enclosed in the calyx (wrapping). Green, yellow, orange, purple, or red round fruits are approximately 1 to 2 inches (2.5 – 5 cm) large and have a sharp, tart, citrus-like taste. Since tomatillos produce fruits throughout the growing season without a break, … Read more

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How to Plan a Vegetable Garden? The Unlimited Guide for Beginners

The moment of starting a new garden has finally come, and you are in front of the whole new challenge now. It probably seemed that gardening is an enjoyable and straightforward activity while you were reading about picking out seeds or watering tomatoes. Well, smiling people always finish every work quickly in commercials. However, when … Read more

Growing Sweet Potatoes

Growing Sweet Potatoes: a Favorite Vegetable in Southern US

Sweet potato (Yam) is a perennial plant, but most gardeners grow this veggie as annuals. They originated from tropical Americas, but it is one of the most favorite vegetables growing in the southern US. Grow these fantastic plants in your garden, container, or on a trellis, and enjoy lovely foliage, beautiful flowers, and tasty tubers. … Read more

8 Common Heirloom Vegetables You May Want to Plant

Most of us believe that tradition is essential for our lives and the future of our children. Therefore, many gardeners prefer planting heirlooms, an inexpensive and healthy solution for their gardens. Unfortunately, nowadays is pretty hard finding seeds of many old plant species. You need to do research and find farmers in your local community … Read more

Growing Broccoli: a Most Nutritious Vegetable on Earth

Broccoli (Brocks, Italian broccoli, or Calabrese) is a hardy veggie originated from the Mediterranean. This plant develops best during cold seasons. It is quite surprising considering its origin, but when it matures during colder weather, its heads are healthier and taste sweeter. In the US, it is possible for harvesting broccoli twice a year, usually … Read more