- Aero Garden
|Enjoy fresh greens at every
meal no matter what the season. With
AeroGrow's AeroGarden garden kit, it's easy to cultivate lettuce,
cherry tomatoes, herbs, chili peppers, edible flowers, and more in an
energy efficient, organic based environment right in the
kits for many kinds of plants are available. No
dirt or natural light is needed, so even low light spaces are
trees from seed can be one of the most
rewarding gardening activities, but tree seeds often require a little
more preparation than many common flower or vegetable seeds. More
garden lights or solar accent lights and enjoy the
latest L.E.D. technology and savings. The sun charges fixture batteries
by day and turns on automatically at night with no wiring or cost to
operate. The fixtures are designed to add beauty, security, and safety
to your yard. More
Ideal Garden Soil
ideal garden soil is
what is known as a "rich, sandy loam," at least eight inches deep; if
is deep eighteen it will be even better. It contains the proper
of both sand and clay, and further has been put into the best of
condition by good tilth.
last word brings us
to a new and very important matter. "In good tilth" is a condition of
soil difficult to describe, but a state
the gardener comes
soon to recognize.
Ground, continually and properly
cultivated, comes soon to a degree of fineness and lightness at once
Rain is immediately absorbed by it, and does not stand upon the
it does not readily clog or pack down;
is crumbly and easily
worked; and until your garden is brought to this condition you cannot
the greatest success from your efforts.
We emphasized "properly cultivated."
That means that the soil must be kept well supplied with humus, or
vegetable matter, either by the application of sufficient quantities of
organic manures, or by green manuring, or by "resting under grass,"
produces a similar result from the amount of roots and stubble with
the soil is filled when the sod is broken up.
by supply of good quality
humus your garden will have the chance to be kept in that light,
spongy condition which is
luxuriant vegetable growth.
Planting - A
Complete Guide to Growing Healthy Plants
creating a healthy garden
and lifestyle you will regain energy levels, help restore your immune
and give yourself and your family the best chance of living long, happy
& healthy lives.
gardeners have been keen observers of nature, noticing how plants
depending on their surroundings. When people discovered combinations
worked well or observed the relationship a particular plant had with
insects, their experiences were passed on to the next generation.
research can now
prove that certain plants contain insecticides. There are many proven
of plants that benefit others, such as French Marigolds that can be
to clear the ground of nematodes. The nematodes are attracted to the
of the Marigold where they are unable to breed. The next generation of
nematodes are greatly reduced or eliminated. This is an effective
of protection for a crop susceptible to nematodes - such as tomatoes -
especially if the Marigolds are planted heavily in an area a season
planting the desired crop. ORDER