Gardening Cosmos

Gardening Cosmos

Category: Garden

What’s Wrong With My Plant? How To ‘Read’ Your Plants’ Ailments

If you want to ‘show off your green thumb’ with your beautiful home or garden plants, you should know that there is a simple way to achieve this. Even if the condition of your plants is urging you to ask yourself whether you actually possess any skills to be a gardener, there’s no room for […]

Here Is How To Prune Your Tomatoes For A Harvest Galore

It is tomato season and you need to pay good attention to your tomato plants! What they need is timely pruning and topping. Here are 3 reasons to prune your tomato fruit plant: With pruning your tomatoes have improved airflow and catch fewer diseases When you prune plants, they have fewer leaves all over, which allows […]

How To Regrow Leeks From Your Kitchen Scraps

Health benefits of leeks are: 1. Leeks are a good source of fiber. They help regulate bowel movement and help prevent and cure constipation. They add bulk to the food consumed and remove accumulated remnants of foods in the stomach, thereby cleansing the digestive tract and detoxifying the body. 2. Leeks are a potent diuretic, which […]

Top Exotic Fruits You Haven’t Heard About

If you’re trying to get your daily five of fresh fruit and vegetables but are tired of apples and pears, why not experiment with something more exotic? And if eating healthy is important to you – you’ll love these fruits. Packed with nutrients, fiber, and antioxidants, many of them also contain plenty of water to […]

Here Is How You Can Grow Your Own Spinach In Containers

Spinach, or Spinacia oleracea, is considered to be one of the world’s healthiest produce.This dark green leafy vegetable is full of antioxidants and minerals that prevent cancer, asthma, lower blood pressure, regulate blood sugar levels, protect your eyes, strengthen the bones, contribute to having glowing hair and skin and prevent iron deficiency. It abounds in […]

11 Surprising Foods You Didn’t Know You Could Freeze

Everyone knows that the freezer is ideal for storing chilled treats, meats, and casseroles, but this useful kitchen appliance is great for keeping many other items too. Plus, a freezer, whether it’s a deep freezer or a freezer housed in the same appliance as a refrigerator, functions best when it’s really full, as the cold […]

This Jade Plant In The House Attracts Money Like A Magnet

I am a big lover of Nature and everything that comes from it, but for some reason I could not relate to my mother’s ficus plants and especially philodendrons, probably because I am a visual person. The corner of our living room that they occupied resembled a jungle. Philodendron leaves were like huge, green hands […]

Growing Amazing Squashes And Gourds In Tunnels Will Simply Amaze You!

Squash Both winter and summer squashes can be found within the Cucurbita genus of this food family. Common varieties of winter squash include: 1. Butternut squash: Shaped like a large pear, this squash has cream-colored skin, deep orange-colored flesh and a sweet flavor. 2. Acorn squash: With harvest green skin speckled with orange patches and […]

PLANTAIN – POWERFUL PLANT TO HEAL WOUNDS, BRUISES AND MUCH MORE

Plantain, this common, humble-looking plant, has so many things to offer.It is a low-growing, green plant with oval, ribbed short-stemmed leaves. It forms dense and slender spikes, with yellow stamens that stick out and bloom from May to September. This plant is abundant everywhere – it grows out of the cracks of sidewalks and roads, […]

15 Drought-Friendly Plants That Grow In Lack Of Water

All plants require water to survive, but some plants “drink” less water than others. Certainly, there are plants that grow in a lack of water. They are the best drought-tolerant plants that can live without water for an extended period of time. 1. Lithops Lithops are exceptional stone-like tender plants, so they are also called “living stones.” They are suitable […]