Eggplant, often known as aubergine, is a nightshade plant used in a wide variety of recipes worldwide. Find out how to cultivate and harvest these beautiful deep purple crops.
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Carrots are vegetables with a natural sweetness, hence, the Irish call it the “underground honey.” They can be eaten raw as a snack or in salads, cooked in soups and sides, or used in sweet bakes.
Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is an aster family leaf vegetable (Asteraceae). It is most widely associated with salads, although you can also find it in soups, sandwiches, and wraps.
Domestic cats, regardless of breed, are all members of the same species, and owning one can provide you with unconditional love and companionship.
Plants, like humans, require food and water to survive. One way of helping plants grow is by using compost and liquid fertilizer.
Any site you visit, book you read, or gardener you talk to will most probably give you the same tip: drainage for potted plants.
A weed may be described as any plant or vegetation that interrupts farming or forestry objectives, such as growing crops, grazing animals, or cultivating forest plantations.
A weed may even be defined as any plant growing where it is not wanted. For instance, a plant may be valuable or useful in a garden, farm, or plantation. But if the same plant increases where it lowers the value of agricultural produce or spoils aesthetic or environmental importance, it is considered a weed. Yet, some plants are still weeds regardless of where they grow.
Koi is derived from the Japanese word “carp.” Known for their colors, modern koi are thought to have originated in early nineteenth-century Japan, where rice farmers caught, reared, and nurtured wild, colorful fish.
Flowerhorn cichlids are ornamental fish recognized for their bright colors and unique head shape. Their head bumps or Kok is, formally termed a nuchal hump. Like blood parrot cichlids, flower horn cichlids are artificial hybrids that exist in the wild only because of their release.
Using coffee grounds for plants? It’s a creative approach to repurpose something that would otherwise wind up in the trash.