Informal vegetable gardening with companion planting and wildlife ponds for the benefit of wildlife while producing good wholesome and nutritious fresh fruits and veg for the kitchen and dining table.
Information and tips with illustrations to planning and growing organic vegetables and fruits in your greenhouse and back garden for healthy eating with fresh veg, and to save money on the food bill.
Learn how to grow your own gooseberries. Find a couple of recipes to use them at the same time.
Pak Choi is the easiest vegetable anyone can grow in their back garden either on the ground, on a pot, on a planter or anywhere there is space. Pak Choi is good for beef stews, chicken casseroles and stir fries. Pak Choi can be mixed with any meat really.
The herbs I grow in my garden for the kitchen, cooking, decorating salad dishes and herbal teas; including some of the less common herbs; images, description and culinary uses are given for each.
Any gardener can grow garlic, and gardeners should consider garlic a staple in their gardens. Simply prepared and planted at the right time of the year, garlic will grow without problems.
This staple of the kitchen is easy to grow organically and will provide you with bigger, tastier bulbs than available in the stores. And once you have grown it you don't ever have to buy it again.
If you like hot peppers, they are not that difficult to grow in your garden. In addition, you can use hot peppers medicinally or use protect other plants in your garden from pests.
Okra, a relative of the hibiscus, known for its contribution to southern dishes, can be grown anywhere corn is grown. This vegetable has few predators or diseases. Its seeds easy to save.
Winter on the homestead. Many productive things take place during the winter. List of important duties to tend to during winter.