Type of rose based on bloom petals

Rose can be classified in five types based on number of petals in blooms. Single: blooms that have one row of five petals. (Occasionally there are two or three additional petals inside the main row.) Semi-double: blooms that have two…

Organic Vegetable fertilizers

Organic fertilizers are gentle in nature and work slowly but long term. The organic fertilizers are avialable in various forms as dry fertilizers, ground minerals and liquid feeds. Dry Organic fertilizers Dried blood A very quick-acting source of nitrogen, Fishmeal…

Vegetable fertilizers

Fertilizers are used to supply extra nutrients to growing plants when needed. They are applied in two ways, either before planting or sowing as a base dressing, which is raked or forked into the soil, or as a top dressing,…

Vegetable garden mulching

Mulching is adding a layer of material on top of the soil to stop the soil from drying out. It can also have a number of other benefits, including warming up the soil, but these depend on what material is…