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5 Tips for Storing Tomatoes

Storing tomatoes the right way is so important. Once you have given all that work and time to growing your tomatoes, caring for them, watering them, protecting them from pests and diseases, it would be a pity to lose some because you have not stored them properly. Here are five general guidelines that will help you get the most from your juicy tomato harvest for as long as possible.

Bountiful Blueberries

Today everyone knows that blueberries are an essential food in today’s health conscious world. There are many studies to prove its ability to supply essential vitamins and antioxidants. They are the perfect little plants for growing on a balcony or patio, or their alter egos that grow up to five meters high in an outdoor situation. Predominately found in North America, the blueberry is grown commercially and domestically in the southern hemisphere countries of Australia, Argentina and New Zealand.

Adding a Bird Feeder to Your Garden Is a Great Way to Attract Birds to Your Backyard

Bird watching in your backyard can be a fun and relaxing hobby while learning about the different bird species that live in your local area. Adding a bird feeder to your garden is a great way to attract more birds to your backyard.

Growing Lemon Trees

This article explains the basic requirements of good drainage and lots of fertiliser needed to grow juicy healthy lemons. It also explains how to fix the problem of thick skinned lemons.

Beginning Your Small Garden Design

In the city, lot areas are at a premium. If you have always wanted to have a garden but are hampered because of the small space, the good is you can achieve this by doing a little bit of planning. A home garden doesn’t have to be huge piece of your yard. Even if you are living in an apartment or a condo, you can have your little piece of heaven by making good use of your creativity and attention to details.

How to Beautify Your Terra Cotta Planters

Change the color of your terra cotta planters quickly and easily. This article will guide you through a step-by-step process so you can add charm to your garden right away.

Birds, Butterflies and Benefits

There are many benefits to attracting butterflies and birds to your backyard. The benefits range from personal and family to ecological and environmental.

The History of Gardening

Gardening for food has been an essential part of human life since before recorded history and the earliest forms of garden were created out of peoples basic need for food, so they grew vegetables and herbs. Gardening for ornamental purposes has also been apparent for centuries and there are many famous examples in history, such as the hanging gardens of Babylon, where gardening for a decorative purpose has been recorded.

The Humble House Leek

The common house leek, also known as “hens and chickens” has an interesting history as house insurance! It also is a wonderful first aid plant, easy to grow, and pleasing to the eye.

The Benefits of Tree Pruning

I suppose I am one of the lucky Londoners because I have a back garden. And while it looks like the secret garden with its chaos and overgrown vines, it is in fact quite charming. That is until yesterday when a tree surgeon came to the house and cut back all of the excessive foliage – and then some. I returned home from work to see an almost unrecognisable garden. It was as if the sky had opened.

Where to Store Your Garden Supplies

So you’ve shopped around and collected all of the garden supplies you need to keep you going. You have the spade, fork, shears, trowel, string, canes, netting, seeds, baskets, pots, wheelbarrow – the list is endless, and will continue to grow. But where will you keep all these garden supplies?

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