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21 tips to save water in the garden 0

21 tips to save water in the garden

Saving water while gardening is not a new idea, but today it is becoming absolutely important. Here is a list of tips to save water in the garden. As you know, there are several...

How to plant and grow turnips (Brassica rapa) - www.dearplants.com 0

Turnip (Brassica rapa)

How to plant and grow turnip (Brassica rapa) Brassica rapa (Turnip) is a plant grown for the consumption of its roots or its leaves and flower buds. The root cultivars, which are the most...

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Cucumber (Cucumis sativus)

How to plant and grow cucumbers (Cucumis sativus) Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) is a climbing plant, whose branches can grow from 1 to 3 m in length. Its fruits are usually consumed while still immature,...

How to plant and grow chicory (Cichorium intybus) - Chicory blue flowers - www.dearplants.com 0

Chicory (Cichorium intybus)

How to plant and grow chicory (Cichorium intybus) Chicory (Cichorium intybus) or “common chicory” is a perennial herbaceous plant of the dandelion family Asteraceae, usually with bright blue flowers, sometimes white or pink. Many...

How to plant and grow Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea gemmifera) - www.dearplants.com 0

Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea gemmifera)

How to plant and grow Cauliflower (Brassica oleracea gemmifera) Cauliflower is a plant of the same species as cabbage but it produces a head consisting of poorly developed flower buds.  Cultivars with white heads...