In the summer months we spend most of our time in our garden. Of course, this also has an impact on electricity costs. Here are 10 tips on how you can easily save electricity in the garden. Replace electronic devices with manual labor. Electricity prices are soaring so that you really have to think about which devices to turn on or best to leave out to save a bit of money.
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The spade blade should be made of stainless steel. If you have a garden, you also need a spade. We certainly won't tell you anything new. If you have to buy a spade first, there are a few things you should consider. Can you do something wrong when buying? You may be wondering why we are doing this here, because when you buy a spade you can hardly go wrong.
Regularly loosen the soil, you may not believe it, but even removing weeds can do a lot wrong. Weeds contest the habitat of other plants First of all, it should be clear that you should weed not only because of the beauty of the beds, but also so that the habitat of the other plants is not contested.
Gardening is known to us, but many do not grow it themselves. Garden growing is so easy. More on this topic here. Garden announcement is quite undemanding The garden announcement (Atriplex hortensis), which grows up to two meters high, can be grown as a leafy vegetable in almost any garden bed.
The soil under tall plants usually looks bare. There you should think about an underplant. A selection of plants and tips for planting can be found here. Underplants make a lot of difference The soil under trees, hedges, large shrubs and also some tall plants does not always look so beautiful or
While we enjoy our food warm, birds often go hungry in winter. So help them and build a bird feeder yourself. Here are our instructions. Birds need our help in winter When there is a twittering in the garden, it is probably the most beautiful sound of nature that there is.
Opinions differ as to whether or not to feed birds. If you do it, please do it correctly. Purchased bird feed is e.g. not suitable. Birds love sunflower seeds The question of whether or not to feed birds is not that easy to answer. Birds would surely find enough food without our feeding.
The horseradish tree is an easy-to-grow plant with fruits that are considered superfood. It can also be easily propagated. Give it a try. © AdouKanGabriel - Fotolia.com Horseradish trees are attractive ornamental plants. Since they have to be cultivated in our buckets in our latitudes, moringa trees are an ornament on the balcony and terrace.
In the cold winter it becomes extremely difficult for birds to find enough food. Find out how you can and should feed the birds in winter here. Feed the birds regularly. Foraging is particularly difficult when there is a closed blanket of snow in the gardens and over the fields.
If you want to multiply the baobab tree, you don't necessarily need a green thumb. Even inexperienced hobby gardeners can easily get it. Read how it works in detail here. © GoLo - Fotolia.com The baobab tree (Adansonia digitata) is one of the few exotic species that prove to be extremely adaptable.
What would a garden be without birds? Animals also belong to nature, and birds in particular often give us a lot of joy with their twittering. But how do you attract them? Provide nesting sites One thing in advance: if there is a lot going on in the garden, there are children, loud music is being played or barbecues are held all the time, the chance that birds will nest here is extremely slim.
Swiss chard is actually native to the Mediterranean and the Near East. But the vegetables also grow excellently with us. Especially if you prefer. Swiss chard Most hobby gardeners are concerned year after year about what they could plant in the garden again. Lychees, pumpkins, cucumbers, peppers - the selection is really huge.
A tree that fits really well in a front yard is the GumBall Gumball. We'll tell you how to plant and care for them here. GumBall gumball The GumBall (Liquidambar styraciflua) GumBall, which actually comes from North America, can be easily integrated into our front gardens and small gardens due to its low height of around 2 meters.
If the temperatures are not too stable outside, you can prefer your carrots indoors. However, this method is not easy. Carrots are very common in German gardens. Their cultivation is not particularly difficult and they are very versatile in the kitchen.
Mashed potatoes, hot dog and liver - fried onions are an integral part of these dishes. But why buy expensive when you can do it yourself? We tell you how to do it! Fried onions are a classic with many dishes Onions refine countless dishes, mostly they are seared with them.
If you want to plant ice herb but don't know exactly how to do it, this is the place for you. We'll tell you what to consider. Ice herb looks very great. Our grandmothers were very familiar with ice herb. Especially since its enormously long harvest time - depending on the climate zone from April to September - guaranteed a fresh menu at all times.
Fried foods are not necessarily healthy, but they are still delicious. Fried onions, for example, are particularly delicious. You can find out how to prepare them here. Beans, carrots and broccoli - side dishes that are extremely tasty. But if it is always the same at some point, you are forced to look for something new.
Sweet corn is really something delicious. And you don't even have to buy it. You can also grow sweet corn yourself. Read how to do it here. Children love sweet corn Sweet corn, often referred to as sweet corn, is one of the most popular vegetables even for children and can also be grown in your own garden without any problems.
Although it's called Sugar Loaf Salad, it tastes anything but sweet. On the contrary, it tastes bitter! But not if you try these 4 tips. Sugar Loaf Salad Sugar Loaf Salad is closely related to the endive and, like this one, contains bitter substances. Of course, these bitter substances are very healthy, but not everyone's taste.
You should fertilize your citrus plants regularly to avoid a lack of nutrients. You need a lot of iron and calcium. You have to fertilize citrus plants. Citrus plants need fertilizer. Perhaps you are also one of the gardeners who want to largely do without fertilizer. If this is the case, then you should also buy easy-care plants, because many need a sufficient portion of nutrients, which unfortunately cannot be obtained by simply adding water.
Mahonies are evergreen ornamental shrubs Ornamental shrubs have a very special decorative value in the garden due to their special appearance. Ornamental shrubs with berries are particularly great. Feast for the eyes in the garden Today we would like to introduce you to five ornamental shrubs that are not only a feast for the eyes and something very special in the garden, but also have fruits, some of which you can eat or at least eat when processed.