Top Secrets to growing happy basil
Growing beautiful and healthy plants is a pleasure when you have the right tips and background information. Basil is a single-stemmed plant, which grows quite quickly and likes partial harvest during the growing cycle. Harvesting or pruning your basil correctly can make it bushier and therefore yield more. How to accomplish that?..
Seeds, in a nutshell
In different shapes, sizes, and colours, plant seeds represent another type of treasure. Seeds are a source of life, containing everything a sprouting young plant needs. As different as snowflakes, seeds can be categorised in many ways. Today I would like to briefly discuss the differences of the heirloom, F1 Type hybrid, and open pollinated seeds.
Magical Dill – Protection against Curses and Nightmares
People in many different parts of the world have believed in the protective power of dill. In the Middle Ages, dill was one of the herbs used by magicians in their spells and...
Sweet Basil – Royal Herb
We just love basil! We grow this fabulous herb in our lab garden units – and it just makes the whole team feel so happy. If you rub a basil leaf between your fingers, an irresistible aroma fill your senses. And the taste –sweet and spicy at the same time. If you’ve ever used basil in food or decoration, how can you not love it?
Is the Nutrient Trade-off Worth it?
Getting enough nutrients in your diet is pretty clear-cut, everybody should be eating an abundance of different fruits and vegetables every day. Yet according to research, fruits and vegetables are less nutritious today than they used to be 50 years ago. The reason?