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soil

How to determine your soil type

Soil is found on the uppermost layer of the Earth. It is a mixture of minerals, organic matter, and nutrients to support plant life. It is one the world's most important natural resources as we need our soil to grow plants to feed the…

Making Compost – Tips and Tricks

Making compost is one of those things that’s an art and a science. But believe me, it’s really not that difficult especially once you’ve decide what type of composter you are going to use. Even if you don’t follow the strict layering and…

What to do in the garden in May

May is the month when many perennial plants begin to bloom. Aubretia, Iberis (English rulers), Arabis (gooseherd), Bergenia (white violet, Bergen), snowdrops, Hamamelis (witch hazel) and many more will make the days brighter. Spring is…

Best tips for window boxes

One of the simplest decorative solutions for home are windows with flowers. For this we have a few tips for flowers in pots. Window boxes is the best solution for both individual homes, but also apartments in block windows and balconies. To…