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The camerisier or edible honeysuckle: an amazing shrub

re elongated berries measuring about 2 cm, blue in color and covered with a white bloom. These fruits reach full maturity in May. They are good to harvest when the outside of the fruit is blue and the inside is completely red. If they have a bitter taste, wait another week or two before picking t ...

27
Apr
2022

The garden arroche: a forgotten vegetable

When your plants have four leaves, thin out the rows to 40 cm in all directions. You won't have to wait long to taste it because it is possible to harvest its leaves after only 5 to 7 weeks. Don't wait for the flower buds to appear as the leaves then become harder. Since it is possible to sow ...

07
Sep
2022

Hobbies: why garden?

Gardening for crops To the question why garden, the most obvious answer is probably: to be able to harvest and eat the fruits and vegetables from your garden. In these inflationary times, growing your own vegetable garden provides inexpensive and excellent quality fruits and vegetables. If you c ...

21
Sep
2022

Garden: 5 things you need to know about farmers' seeds

independent from the industry to do your sowing - benefit from varieties that adapt better to their environment, even without pesticides - harvest fruits and vegetables with a better taste. 3- Their sale to amateur gardeners is now authorized Thanks to the perseverance of the associat ...

22
Sep
2021

The edible chrysanthemum: an amazing vegetable plant

interest of being entirely edible. Indeed, in this plant everything can be eaten: the leaves and the flowers! Edible chrysanthemum flowers can be harvested from July to September. To eat them in salads or to garnish your dishes, pick them when they are still young. With their beautiful yel ...

06
Oct
2021

Health: 5 misconceptions about vitamin C

t to store food but to consume it quickly after purchase - eat vegetables raw or cooked at low heat, i.e. steamed or in foil. To note: if you harvest vegetables from your garden, try to eat them right after picking: that's when they are richest in nutrients, including the precious vitamin C. ...

12
Oct
2021

Phytotherapy: each honey has its virtues

o believed to have benefits in case of respiratory infection because of the essences (pine, fir) from which it comes. Good to know At the time of harvest, all honeys are liquid. They then crystallize more or less quickly with time. Unlike a mountain, forest or all-flower honey, a monofloral h ...

21
Dec
2021

Beijing 2022 Olympic Games: 5 things to know about the French delegation

1- The French delegation has 88 athletes While the French delegation at the previous Winter Olympics had a hundred athletes (108 precisely in Pyeongchang), there are only 88 this year to represent France in Beijing. Indeed, we did not manage to qualify a team in the curling and ice hockey tourna ...

07
Feb
2022

Cultivate your garden naturally by combining plants!

, and their flowers, which are useful for pollination. Creating a vegetable garden by working in harmony with nature will provide you with healthy harvests of fruits and vegetables while preserving the biodiversity in your garden. Useful plants to keep insects away Lavender and aromatic plants ...

25
May
2022

Mustard shortage: how to replace this ingredient in cooking?

In the mayonnaise The mustard is one of the basic ingredients of homemade mayonnaise. If you want to prepare this great classic of French cuisine, know that you can make it without mustard by following the method below. Simply mix an egg yolk with a tablespoon of wine vinegar before assembling t ...

16
June
2022

Sun in the garden: how to measure the exposure of your garden?

ed solution is to plant grapevines. You can prune the vine in the spring to provide your vegetables with partial shade. As a bonus, you'll be able to harvest grapes as vines are generally productive and easy to maintain. In closing, let's remember that another tip to protect your vegetable garden ...

27
July
2022

Leisure: 5 nature activities to share with children

ening! Even if the garden is not as wild as the mountains or the forest, for example, it is a good space to learn about ecology. Cutting plants or harvesting potatoes often appear to the youngest as a magical process. If you already have a vegetable garden, all you have to do is set aside a co ...

26
Aug
2022