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what is hydroponics

What Is Hydroponics and How Does It Function?

Hydroponics refers to the method of growing plants without soil — just water and nutrients. Learn all about the what and why of hydroponic gardening as well as how to get started with hydroponics yourself. Read more

Fertilize Your Basil Like a Pro: Tips for Growing Healthy, Vibrant Herbs

We’ll show you what to look out for when growing basil, chives, parsley etc. and how to harvest your herbs correctly. With the right plant care basil and other store-bought herbs can stay fresh for months. Read more

stinging nettle soup recipe

Enjoy This Easy Nettle Soup Recipe for Natural Nutrition

Packed with nutrients and bursting with flavor, this delicious stinging nettle soup is the perfect way to warm up on a chilly day. Read more

garden city movement

Garden City Movement: History, Examples and Criticism

Discover the revolutionizing garden city movement! Despite challenges, sustainable & affordable towns can be found worldwide with garden city planning. Read more

how to plant wildflower seeds

How to Plant Wildflower Seeds Step-by-Step

Learning how to plant wildflower seeds will brighten up your yard. Wildflowers come in all shapes, sizes and colors — something for everyone! Read more

bread for birds

Is Bread Bad for Birds? Why You Shouldn’t Feed Ducks & Other Birds

Is bread bad for birds? How many times have you seen people feed bread to birds in movies, on TV, and in commercials? — bread is not recommended for birds. Read more

eggshells for plants

Eggshells as Fertilizer for Garden Plants and Seed Starter

Eggshells make a great fertilizer, but that's not the only use they have in the garden. We'll take a look at how to use eggshells for plants. Read more

indoor fruit trees

13 Best Indoor Fruit Trees to Grow in Pots

Indoor trees produce delicious fruit if you choose the right ones. Here are the best indoor fruit trees to grow in pots. Read more