Planting lettuce: how and when to do it

A basic ingredient in any salad and any vegetable sandwich or sandwich, Lactuca sativa , known by all as lettuce, is one of the most widely consumed herbaceous plants in kitchens around the world. This plant has a large number of varieties among which we can highlight the iceberg lettuce, common in supermarkets, the French or Trocadero …

When to prune an olive tree and how to do it

The olive tree, with the scientific name Olea europaea , is a tree that has practically become a symbol of the Mediterranean environment thanks to its more than recognizable appearance and the so-called liquid gold that is extracted from its fruits, olives. This small evergreen tree can live for thousands of years, as demonstrated by Al-Badawi himself, which …

Aloe vera care

Aloe, also called acíbar, is actually a whole genus of succulent plants, very popular in gardening thanks to both its decorative value and the multiple medicinal properties attributed to it, especially in the case of aloe vera. In this article, we are going to see the care of aloe vera, from how to plant an aloe vera …

Prune a vine: how to do it and when

The Vitis vinifera , known worldwide as a vine or vine, is a widespread plant both on farms and in home gardening, either for its grapes, raw material from which the wine is made, and its value traditional and aesthetic. Taking proper care of a vine is not easy, and one of the aspects that must be taken into …

15 plants with red flowers

Red is a color that instinctively attracts our eyes and attention, and it is for this reason that bright red flowers are always a highlight in any garden or room. If you like reddish-toned flowers and want to combine them in your garden with others of various colors, or place them in a unique and …

Tree tomato cultivation

We are all used to the look and taste of most tomato varieties, but when it comes to tree tomatoes or tamarillos, some of you may not have heard of it as much. The tamarillo, which is also known by many other names such as yucca tomato, Nordic mango or Andean tomato, is a type …

How to make lentil sprouts

You have probably already tried or seen in the supermarket more than once jars with bean sprouts, a product widely used in salads and dishes of all kinds. What is not so common yet, but is gaining popularity every day, is the consumption of sprouts and sprouts of all kinds of seeds. Join us in this …

How to make vertical gardens

Every day more botanical fans dare to make their own vertical garden at home . If you have never seen one of these particular ways of having plants, it is about vertical structures in which different species are planted. They are very useful to beautify walls or walls, as well as for those who do not have space …

14 types of lettuce

The Lactuca sativa , which probably sounds more like the name of lettuce, vegetables is one of the most cultivated and consumed worldwide. The Mediterranean diet includes it in practically all its salads and in a large number of dishes, and the enormous variety of varieties that this plant has makes it possible to consume it throughout the …

12 types of orchids

In otherarticles related to orchids we have discussed how to care for these elegant plants with spectacular flowers. Now we want you to know the types of orchids that you can find so that you can choose the one that best suits your tastes. To do this, we will make a small initial classification, and then continue with some …

11 types of gardens

In this article we are going to present you several of the different styles of gardens that you can find all over the world. Each one has a very distinctive style that we hope you can easily recognize thanks to these simple descriptions that may help you improve your own garden. Read on and discover 11 types of typical gardens from various …

Gerbera plant: care and meaning

This spectacular indoor plant is one of the favorites of lovers of gardening and interior design. The gerbera flowers, a plant native to Africa, are large and very striking, so it is normal to find them being part of both floral centers and the wedding bouquets of the most daring brides. In this article we are …

How to get rid of weevils

In terms of pests, weevils ( Curculionidae ) are one of the most feared that can easily be found in gardens and homes. Some of the most common are wood weevils, which feed mainly on wood. If you want to know more about these small insects to be able to prevent their unwanted visit or combat their presence …

What is crop rotation: types and benefits

Surely you have heard or read about crop rotation. These words encapsulate a traditional farming technique that has a lot to contribute to any plantation or garden, regardless of its size. Do you want to learn more about crop rotation? Keep reading and join us in this article in which we explain what crop rotation is, its types …

How to germinate an avocado

The avocado, also known as Persea americana or avocado, is a tree native to Mesoamerica that is grown in areas with a Mediterranean or tropical climate in many parts of the world. Its fruits are very popular for their peculiar taste and texture and their great nutritional qualities. If you want to enjoy these fruits of your own …

9 types of jasmine

For lovers of leafy, robust bushes and climbers with spectacular flowering we bring this article about the different types of jasmine that we can find to decorate and give a wild and magical air to our garden. These small flowers with an exquisite aroma will delight all those who seek to provide their homes with a different and …

Plant classes

Many times it is possible to get lost within the different types of plants that exist on our planet. Therefore, in this article, we want to teach you the basic divisions that you can find within this wide realm. Divided into large blocks, we will explain the most important differences between the different kinds of plants so that you can recognize …

Plants without flowers

To get a little closer to the wonderful and particular world of plants, we have created this article about plants without flowers . In it, in addition to explaining in a general way the origin and operation of these plants with more than 450 million years on Earth, we have made a list for you to discover a …

Dipladenia or mandevilla: care

If you like climbing plants you probably know the mandevilla, also called dipladenia or Chilean jasmine . It is actually a whole genus of plants of great beauty, but their care is somewhat demanding and sometimes they have problems surviving the winter, especially in cold climates. If you want your mandevilla to pass the test that winter supposes …