How to Planting, Growing, and Harvesting Radishes?

Radish herbaceous plants originate from Southeastern Asia. Their cultivation started about 2700 years BC. Also, there is evidence that ancient Egyptians ate radishes before the building of pyramids. As for America, radishes are among the first cultivated crops introduced to this continent from Europe. These plants prefer a colder climate and, in really adequate conditions … Read more

How to Grow Buckwheat Plant

Growing Buckwheat: A Fantastic Plant that Can be Used as Tea

Buckwheat plant was domesticated in northwestern China 3,000 years ago, Now becomes one of the Chinese favorite teas. Over time, its cultivation was gradually spread across Russia and northern Europe and eventually came to the US as well. If you have decided to plant this fantastic plant in your garden, I have a few useful … Read more

Growing Fennel: A Hardy, Feathery Herb with Fern-like Leaves

Fennel (finocchio, Florence fennel) is a beautiful, hardy, feathery herb with fern-like leaves and a strong, licorice-like taste. Even though it is a perennial herb, most gardeners grow it as an annual since it is sensitive to low temperatures. This huge plant can reach 4 to even 8 feet (1.2 – 2.4 m) height. Its … Read more