Growing White Cabbage: Sowing, Care And Harvest Time

Growing White Cabbage: Sowing, Care And Harvest Time

Grow white cabbage in your garden. We present suitable varieties and give tips and tricks from sowing, through care and fertilization, to harvest. White cabbage ( Brassica oleracea convar. Capitata var. Alba ), also called white cabbage, is deeply rooted in human history. Researchers still disagree on how long the herb has been grown. What…

Harvesting Rhubarb: When Is Harvest Time And How To Do It?

Harvesting Rhubarb: When Is Harvest Time And How To Do It?

Rhubarb is a seasonal vegetable. Due to the increasing oxalic acid content, many people are uncertain how long the stalks can be harvested. Rhubarb ( Rheum rhabarbarum ) is mainly on the menu in spring and early summer – then it is traditionally rhubarb season and therefore also harvest time. In this article, we will…

Planting Pineapples: Growing And Regrowth Instructions

Planting Pineapples: Growing And Regrowth Instructions

The tropical fruit can easily be grown on the windowsill. We’ll show you what you need to know about planting and propagating pineapples. The pineapple ( Ananas comosus or Ananas sativus ) is one of the most popular tropical fruits and can actually be found in every supermarket. The bromeliad family member (Bromeliaceae) can also…

Organic-Mineral Fertilizer: Properties And Effects

Organic-Mineral Fertilizer: Properties And Effects

Again and again, you come across mixed organic-mineral fertilizers. We explain what this is all about, how they work, and name their advantages and disadvantages. The mineral and organic fertilizers seem to be opposites. But doesn’t it always say that opposites attract each other? Mineral and organic fertilizers also go better together than you might…

Compost As A Fertilizer: Properties, Effects And Application

Compost As A Fertilizer: Properties, Effects And Application

Garden and kitchen waste can be used as fertilizer for your plants and is also good for your soil. Here you can find out everything about fertilizing with compost. The term “compost” comes from the Latin compositus, which means something like “composed”. Compost can be made from a wide variety of organic waste. And as…