sulagna roy

50 Added | 3 Magazines | 1 Like | 1 Following | 1 Follower | @sulagnaroy | Keep up with sulagna roy on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “sulagna roy”

Growing Fruit Trees in Containers, Part 2

In part 2 of our series on growing fruit trees in containers we discuss the proper care of potted fruit trees: watering, fertilizing and …

Growing Fruit Trees in Containers, Part 1

If you want to grow your own fruit but have limited space, try growing fruit trees in containers. Here are some recommendations on getting …

GARDEN MAIDEN: Tips for storing vegetables

Thanks to Times reader Don, whose question inspired this column on optimal food storage.<p>While in recent decades, gardening has become more of a …

Gardening

How to Grow and Harvest Grains in Your Backyard

Fruits, herbs, and vegetables get all the attention among gardeners.<p>Backyard poultry and goats provide eggs and dairy (and perhaps meat) for some, …

Gardening

Learn How to Smoke Meats on a Gas or Charcoal Grill with This Infographic

We’ve talked about the best cooking times and temperatures when you’re using an electrical smoker, but what if you don’t have one of those? This …

BBQ

Short List Of Fast Growing Vegetables

Fast vegetable crops are good to grow because they provide some food on the table in the shortest period of time. They are a good jump-start to the …

How to Start a Mini Backyard Orchard - In the Garden

What springs to mind when you think of the word “orchard?” Probably acres and acres of fruit trees and crisp, fall days of climbing ladders into tall …

Plants For Rock Gardens

By Kathee Mierzejewski<p>A lot of houses have hills and steep banks in their yards. Irregular terrain makes it difficult to plan gardens. Of course, one …

Broken Pot Fairy Garden Ideas

Gardening

Grow the Herbs

At the moment, on an illegal fire-escape garden and an even more illegal rooftop garden, I’m growing chile peppers, strawberries, Swiss chard, figs, …

Gardening

10 successful Kickstarters creating a better world

1/12<p>It’s a beautiful thing when businesses align profits and purpose for a better world. And with the growth of crowdfunding, the concept of …

Crowd Funding

One Acre Farm Crop Circle

Rights & Freedoms

An Ikea Kitchen in a Greenhouse, Paris Edition

Gregoire de Lafforest, a French architect whose projects include the Hermí¨s Paris headquarters as well as boutiques for Cartier and mansions for …

Urban Agriculture

DIY Garden Pest Control Organic [Infographic] | 24/7 Exterminator NYC

Do It Yourself DIY Garden Pest Control Organic: Trying to implement a pest control system into your garden, lawn or crop can seem tricky to do …

Gardening

How to Grow Cucumbers, Including Small Space Varieties

Whether you call them cucumbers, cukes or gherkins, cucumbers are one of the most popular home garden vegetables. A few years ago, cucumbers weren’t …

How to grow papaya from pips

Use left over papaya seeds and grow your own at home<p>Papayas are a fruit with a high pip yield. The plant looks something like a palm tree, with a tall fleshy stem and a crop of leaves on top. They are fast-growing too, and will quickly shoot up in the right conditions, so are perhaps best grown …

Gardening

10 Fruits & Vegetables You Can Plant Once And They Will Keep Coming Back Every Year

bodymindsoulspirit | April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments<p>Most of the foods we grow are annuals. In other words, each winter, annuals die and must be replanted …

DIY Cozy Home

http://diply.com/publisher/diycozyhome<p>website<p>Diply

Top Things to Compost, and What to Avoid

Upwards of 30% of the garbage a household throws out each week could potentially go into a compost pile. When we cut domestic waste generation we are …

Be a Butterfly Hero – Grow a Butterfly Garden in a Pot

Did you know that the monarch butterfly population has declined by over 90% in the last few years and over 30% of the butterfly habitats have been …

Habitats

Colorful part-sun and shade-loving plants that thrive in summer heat | NOLA.com

The summer shade garden can be bright and colorful. The following warm-season bedding plants grow best in part shade (about four hours of direct …

Gardening

Garden Macro Photography Tips - Dew Drops

Get up early and explore your garden with your macro lens to capture interesting waterdrop images.

Macro Photography

Sustainable Food in the City: 10 Smart Urban Farm Designs

The world’s largest indoor farm has already proven just how amazingly successful food production can be outside of standard agricultural setups, and …

James Wong: how to grow the best tasting strawberries

Growing the best-flavoured strawberries is really very simple. Give them loads of light, don’t overwater or fertilise them, and keep on top of pruning. Of course, for true taste geeks I have one or two further tricks up my sleeve to help you create flavoursome strawbs the mere memory of which will …

Container Vegetable Gardening To Feed 6 | Gardening Tips ‘n Ideas

While everyone may not have room for full-sized vegetable gardening, many can find a spot in a patio, balcony or rooftop for container vegetable …

Secrets of a Successful Organic Garden

This little YouTube gem is loaded with succinct advice you can apply to your garden – whether you are just beginning, or have already established …

How to Grow a Forest Really, Really Fast

Shubhendu Sharma is working to reforest the world, one tiny patch at a time<p>A forest planted by humans, then left to nature’s own devices, typically …