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

. When light and photons run out, plants grow slower and tend to die off. For the gardener, it is therefore very important to have sunlight in the vegetable garden so that his plants will thrive and produce well. This is the reason why vegetable plants are usually installed in a corner of the ...

27
July
2022

Garden: 5 good reasons to put flowers in your garden

1- Flowers beautify your garden The first good reason to put flowers in your vegetable garden is of course to beautify it. Simply planting a few flowers around the edges of your vegetables will improve the overall look of your garden with their beautiful colors. But the point of pairing flowe ...

29
Sep
2021

Les Potagers de Julie : Julie Andrieu goes from the kitchen to the garden

Vegetable crops in the spotlight From the kitchen to the vegetable garden there is only one step that Julie Andrieu did not hesitate to take for her new show Les Potagers de Julie. The 48-year-old host has presented for ten years Les Carnets de Julie for the delight of lovers of cooking and terr ...

22
Sep
2022

Hobbies: why garden?

t 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 cultivate your garden without pesticides or synthetic tre ...

21
Sep
2022

Growing cabbage: what are the different varieties?

now many species and varieties, which thrive in all temperate climates. Cabbages, which belong to the large Brassicaceae family, are a must in the vegetable garden throughout the fall and winter. The 8 main types of cabbage In the vast Brassicaceae family, there are 8 major kinds of cabbage t ...

10
Nov
2021

Maison Durable : the online store for a zero waste decoration

organized into 7 sections: - Offering - Shopping - Preserving food - Taking care of yourself - Maintaining the house - Vegetable gardening - Baby and children The first section offers reusable gift bags and boxes, gift vouchers to be used on the site, but also ...

02
Feb
2022

Cultivate your garden naturally by combining plants!

with the pests they can repel, the minerals and nutrients they bring to the soil, 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 i ...

25
May
2022

The garden arroche: a forgotten vegetable

nown as the Good Lady of the Gardens is an annual herbaceous plant in the same family as spinach. Its botanical name is Atriplex hortensis. In the vegetable garden, it is grown for its edible leaves, which come in multiple colors: green, red, yellow, pink and even purple! Its cultivation was v ...

07
Sep
2022

Indre-et-Loire : 5 good reasons to visit the Château de la Bourdaisière

astle also offers from mid-April to the end of September a Tomato Bar, an open-air dining area where you can enjoy dishes prepared with the products of the vegetable garden. After your visit and your gourmet break, don't hesitate to visit the store! You will find all sorts of products related to ...

16
Sep
2022

The Bourdaisière Tomato Festival: the meeting place for gourmet gardeners

ome forty exhibitors who present and sell their products... around the tomato, of course! To note: the Château de la Bourdaisière has a conservatory vegetable garden that was created in 1998 by Louis Albert de Broglie and now has some 650 varieties of tomatoes. An impressive collection, even th ...

24
Aug
2010

The Rose Route: a romantic getaway in the Loiret

is post on Instagram A publication shared by Charlotte ?? Brittany (@missetoile) on June 24, 2017 at 2:28 PDT You will also discover a vegetable garden, an orchard as well as a collection of shrubs and perennials, an Italian garden and a Japanese garden! A Rosarium presents a co ...

22
May
2019

Garden: 5 Grandma's recipes that work

it on the surface, it attracts flies and gnats). As long as you follow these few precautions, you can use it to turn hydrangeas blue, enrich your vegetable garden soil, or activate your compost. Some people claim that coffee grounds also help scare away slugs and ants. 5- Use cinnamon as ...

13
Aug
2021

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

1- They are produced by the farmers themselves Unlike seeds produced by the seed industry, farmers' seeds are the seeds traditionally produced by farmers and gardeners, for their own needs or for their relatives. While seed creation has long been left to the multinational seed industry, such as ...

22
Sep
2021

The griffin foot: a winter flower

l. To showcase its blooms, you can plant the griffin plant in a bed next to multicolored pansies. On the other hand, do not install it near your vegetable garden as fetid hellebore is very greedy and could compromise the growth of your vegetables and legumes. Note: Consider allowing the see ...

12
Jan
2022

The House of Alexandra David-Neel: a visit with a difference in Digne

tors can discover Alexandra David-Neel's villa in its original state. After crossing the gardens where Alexandra and her adopted son had created a vegetable garden to ensure their food autonomy, one enters the museum. The 4 exhibition rooms trace, through documents, photos and objects, the maj ...

14
Apr
2022

Tomato diseases: symptoms and solutions

ed greenhouse or a transparent roof. Also, you can limit the moisture on your tomato plants by spacing them apart. If you have enough room in your vegetable garden, note that a distance of one meter between each plant is ideally recommended. Otherwise, leave a distance of at least 50 cm between e ...

02
June
2022

Garden: 5 good reasons to stop mowing the lawn

habit represents a considerable workload. By giving it up, you'll save quite a bit of time that you can spend on other parts of your garden like a vegetable garden or orchard or on hobbies other than gardening. It is estimated that stopping mowing the lawn will release between 30 minutes and 2 ...

15
June
2022

Aurone: the most effective plant against mosquitoes

repellent effect also works on other insects and pests such as flies and aphids. Therefore, it is worth growing this aromatic perennial plant in your vegetable garden. An easy to grow plant Unlike other mosquito repellent plants such as the scented geranium, aurone is hardy and low maintenance. ...

19
July
2022

Poet's carnation: sowing, cultivation and maintenance

When to sow the poet's carnations? It is recommended that poet carnations be sown in late spring, in May or June, and transplanted into place in the fall to enjoy beautiful blooms the following year. The Poet's carnation or Dianthus barbatus blooms from May through August. This colorfully named ...

24
Aug
2022

Leisure: 5 nature activities to share with children

od 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 corner for the children. A few square meters are enough to teach them how to grow radishes, strawb ...

26
Aug
2022