How to grow and care for Jasmine

Since ancient times, Jasmine is known as “Queen of flowers,” Belle of India, Queen of Fragrance (known for refreshing & soothing fragrance). These are widely cultivated for their characteristic fragrance. In India, it is called by different names like Mogra, Motia, Chameli, Jatti, Mallige.  Plant description: Jasmine plants are evergreen or deciduous. The flowers are Read more about How to grow and care for Jasmine[…]

How to grow and care for Marigold

Marigold is one of the most commonly grown flowers mainly for garden decoration and also used as loose flowers for making garlands for social and religious functions. Nowadays it is gaining popularity among gardeners on account of its wider adaptability and easy culture. Marigold is often called as Calendula (derived from latin word calendae, meaning Read more about How to grow and care for Marigold[…]

How to grow and care for Aloe Vera

In our quest of getting geared up and growing plants at home, today, we will look at a plant that is medicinal, has cosmetic benefits and is also a natural pest repellent by nature. No wonder then that it bears the name “Wonder plant” The ALOE VERA! Aloe vera has multiple uses and benefits due Read more about How to grow and care for Aloe Vera[…]

How to grow and care for Cucumbers

With the current advancement in the field of medicine, health experts and nutritionists have found numerous benefits in certain fruits and vegetables. In fact, eating healthy food reduces the risk of cardiovascular illness, certain types of cancer, obesity, skin diseases, etc. Starting in this segment, we will touch upon some easy to grow vegetables/fruits that Read more about How to grow and care for Cucumbers[…]