People everywhere are realizing the amazing benefits of organic gardening. By using the right tips for the job, anyone can go from knowing little about organic gardening to developing a reliable green thumb. Follow our tips and reap the rewards.
Lightly ruffle your seeds by hand or with cardboard, twice daily in your organic garden. That may sound like a silly thing to do, but it’s been proven to help plants grow larger than they would otherwise.
Plants growing in your home need a constant temperature of no less than 65 degrees. This level of heat is required in order for plants to grow. If you think it would not be comfortable to keep your residence that warm in the winter, consider purchasing a heat lamp to use on the plants.
An excellent feature of organic vegetables is that they contain no pesticides. This is great for your health, but you do want to check the produce for bugs prior to using it.
An old laundry basket makes a great way to gather your harvest. You can also use a laundry basket as a strainer. While your freshly harvested fruits and vegetables are still in the basket, rinse them off and any excess water will run off through the laundry basket holes.
Water based on the current climate and the season. There are many variables of how much water your plants need including soil, light, and outdoor temperatures. Avoid watering leaves in a warm and humid climate to prevent leaf fungus from appearing. Instead, focus water on the plant’s root system.
You have to be patient to create a perfect organic garden. Use what you learned today, and apply it to your garden to see how much of a difference it makes. You can succeed as an organic gardener. You will have tasty, fresh vegetables and a beautiful addition to your home