Category: Veg-Fruits-Herbs

  • 9 Of The World’s Most Ugly Plants

    9 Of The World’s Most Ugly Plants

    Most people would never call plants ugly. Why would we? When all we see around us is breathtaking natural vegetation. It may not surprise gardeners, but some qualify as the world’s most ugly plants.

  • What Is Eating My Marigolds in My Garden (How to Prevent)

    What Is Eating My Marigolds in My Garden (How to Prevent)

    If you are growing marigolds, you may run into issues with unwanted garden residents and visitors helping themselves to your beautiful flowers. Want to what is eating the marigolds in your garden? Read on as we lift the lid on what is eating marigolds in your garden!

  • 21 Yellow Fruits – Some May be New to You!

    21 Yellow Fruits – Some May be New to You!

    Yellow fruits increase your appetite because the color signifies happiness. Specifically, the brain secretes the feel-good hormone (serotonin) when you see yellow. For this reason, it’s wise to include a few yellow fruits in your fruit bowl.

  • Can You Eat Tomato Leaves? Cooked or Raw

    Can You Eat Tomato Leaves? Cooked or Raw

    The toxicity of tomato leaves depends on the consumer’s health conditions and habits. The leaves contain chlorophyll and water, which improve physical well-being. So, what makes eating tomato leaves unconventional? 

  • How And When To Harvest Garlic

    How And When To Harvest Garlic

    Garlic is an underground clove that can only be seen after harvest. Therefore, timing is everything. Read on to discover and learn how and when to harvest garlic.

  • Grower’s Guide for Jalapeños In a Pot

    Grower’s Guide for Jalapeños In a Pot

    If you’d like to give growing Jalapeños a go, this comprehensive growing guide shares everything you need to know to enjoy some prolifically cropping Jalapeños in a pot or container this summer.

  • Growers Guide for Lettuce in Texas

    Growers Guide for Lettuce in Texas

    If you want to have a go at growing lettuce in Texas, read our grower’s guide for lettuce in Texas, which includes all the essentials for keeping your fridge filled with home-grown lettuce. 

  • Growers Guide for Green Garlic

    Growers Guide for Green Garlic

    Garlic greens are probably one of the easiest plants to grow and cost you no more than a bulb of garlic. So read our comprehensive growers guide that covers everything you need to know.

  • Growers Guide for Ampalaya

    Growers Guide for Ampalaya

    If you would like to experience the curious, bitter tang of this knobbly green or yellow gourd, you can try cultivating it for yourself. In this grower’s guide, we share all the essentials of growing ampalaya successfully. 

  • Growers Guide for Lobster Mushrooms

    Growers Guide for Lobster Mushrooms

    This edible fungus can be pricey, so being able to grow it yourself would save you $$$ and have you eating like a gourmet. Some artists use the orange-red hue of the lobster mushroom as a dye.