The vast majority of people lives in environments urban and has virtually no contact with the natural environment. Therefore, more and more people decide to create a garden at home to put some green in their lives. But do not you think you have a garden at home only represents an escape route against the asphalt, but offers a lot of benefits: it allows us to know the life cycle of the plant, a valuable educational resource for children; It provides healthy, tasty and nutritious food; It allows us to be more responsible consumers; It helps us fight stress, worries, pollution and noise…

Fortunately, nowadays grow at home is available to everyone, even those who have to settle for living in a home with few square meters. To lend a hand, today we will tell you how to make a garden at home. Would you like to join us?

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For gardening in the garden, terrace or balcony home it is essential to have a place with direct light. It is best to orient the garden to the south or southeast. Of course, you need to decide the type of crop depending on the insolation conditions and climate of the place in which you live. Once you have decided the plants that you are growing, you must choose the area where you are going to plant, defining the space and contributing to soil organic fertilizers.

If you do not have land for cultivation, you can create it using containers you’ll find specialty shops. We refer to the tables of crop, the planters and pots textiles we recommend you choose those that will allow a greater volume of substrate, always depending on the space available.

Once you have chosen the containers have to choose the substrates, considering that the best are composted organic. In this regard, it is important that you consider that, at the end of crop cycle, you have to remove the substrate. On the other hand, you know that the water container is depleted before on the floor. Therefore, you should be very aware of irrigation if you have opted for this option. What you have to do is maintain constant humidity.

If your garden is relatively large, it is best to bet by a drip system programmer. In addition, the market will find planters with auto irrigation. The next step will be to choose the seeds or seedlings (this option is more suitable for beginning farmers). When planting, it is important that you consider to be maintained for a considerable distance between seeds. Also, you should know that it is best to choose plants season to save resources.

Inside

Believe it or not, if you have outdoor spaces in your home you can also have a garden at home. Yes, it is important that you consider that to be successful you must choose very specific species: calls micro vegetables, which are usually ready to eat after a few weeks of being planted; pea shoots, sunflower and corn growing rapidly; herbs (oregano, rosemary, parsley, chervil, coriander, basil, thyme …); germinated; mushrooms, although it is not an easy option; and vegetables with shallow root (beets, radish, pepper, tomato …). If you go to cultivate inside your home, see that your plants receive enough natural light (usually the best orientation south) and that the space is well ventilated.

Charles AlanGardening
The vast majority of people lives in environments urban and has virtually no contact with the natural environment. Therefore, more and more people decide to create a garden at home to put some green in their lives. But do not you think you have a garden at home only...