In recent times, organic food is getting the popularity it deserves. In order to enjoy it, however, it is not necessary to go to a store or supermarket where it is sold, but rather we can plant it in our garden, take care of it and harvest it when the time comes.
In order to enjoy the experience even more, we recommend that you follow these tips for orchards.
Know your garden
This is the most important, the first thing to do. You have to know what type of soil you have, its texture, its composition, its pHetc., since depending on how it is you can grow some plants or others. But don’t worry, it’s not as difficult as it sounds. do click here for more information.
Do not plant more than you can
Space is limited. When you go to buy the seeds or seedlings it is necessary that you know the dimensions that they will have once adultssince this way you will be able to determine how much land they need and, therefore, how many specimens will fit in your garden.
Seeds or seedlings?
It will depend on your experience growing plants and the rush you are in to harvest them. If it is the first time that you are going to have a garden, we recommend that you do it with already grown seedlings, because you will only have to plant them in the ground and start taking care of them. On the other hand, if you have experience or if you want more to sow the seeds, we advise doing it in a seedbed tray to have them more controlled.
Install the irrigation system
Whether you have a pot-garden or a garden on land, It is convenient that you install an irrigation system that best suits your needs and the number of plants you have. To help you choose it, you can do click here.
Fertilize with homemade products
At home we usually throw away many things that plants can take advantage of, such as egg and banana peels, used tea bags, or stale vegetables. For this reason, in addition to paying with the Organic fertilizers that will be sold to you in the nurseries, you can use these remains so that your horticultural plants grow healthy.
Treat plants with organic remedies
Try as you might, it will be difficult to protect plants from all plagues and diseases. Still, you can always make use of the Home Remedies to prevent the problem from getting worse.
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