Simple and Lovely Way to grow Potatoes in Garden Bags

wb-har02-cpp0cMany people love to grow potatoes along with many other kinds of vegetables in their household area. Apart from them, farmers also are keen on growing potatoes as it does not cost much effort and money. Digging these potatoes, however, can be quite a challenging job. While the farmers fetch the potatoes, the main problem they face is to clearly uproot those from the ground. There is another easy way, however, to fetch potatoes. Not just fetching, one can even grow potatoes in bags. Since the cost is much lower, it is a great way to grow potatoes.

  1. Preparation of the Potatoes

Buying seed potatoes is a must thing to do as the older ones may carry diseases. Cut the large potatoes into two slices. Then place those in direct sunlight and wait for those to grow shoots.

  1. Selecting Proper Bags

Undoubtedly, plastic or cloth bags are always the best option for growing potatoes. Paper bags, in general, might tear when those become wet. It can be avoided though by using paper bags with a plastic lining. It is still risky though. The size, generally, do not matter. It is advisable, however, to use a little bit bigger bag. A big sized bag allows the potatoes, some extra space to spread. The small sized bag, on the other hand, has the tendency to dry out soon.

  1. Planting Procedure

One should depend upon the garden bags, filled with fertilized mixture. One can either opt for organic one or add his own ingredients. One needs to add almost 15 cm to the bag’s bottom and place the potatoes. It’s better to add 2-3 seeds inside one bag.

  1. Taking Care of the Potatoes

Add some more potting mixture to reach the level of the new tops, without covering up the leaves. This can be repeated until the soil level reaches almost 5 cm from the bag’s top. Add water as required. Then one needs to wait for the seeds to grow.

It is advisable to add some sprinkles of Neem powder or as granule, every time the plotting mixture is added. Neem helps the crops to prevent the infection or damages caused by the insects.

Tips to Make Garden Furniture More Exquisite and Comfortable

jacky-pinkGarden in a household can be considered a place of refuge for the inhabitants. It can provide one with the much needed freshness, greenery, a personal space away from the rest of the hullabaloo from the rest of the house. Problematically, not all people can afford to have a luxurious garden. Sometimes money can be a problem, sometimes the availability of space can be a real issue. For those who can’t afford a plush garden side, garden furniture can be a real lifesaver. Now days, there are so many beautiful and exquisite pieces of garden furniture available, all one have to do is to choose. Here is a list on how to choose the right furniture for a garden of different size and shape.

Get Proper and Comfortable Cushions

In order to make an appropriate seating arrangement for a garden, one requires thinking about the garden chairs. To make the seating arrangement more comfortable, the garden chairs must be decked with comfortable garden cushions. Apart from making a pleasant arrangement for the guests, cushions can add beauty and style to the whole arrangement. This is why one should select the cushions, as well as the furniture very carefully. While selecting those items, it’s better to keep in the mind the personality of the owner of the house. Each item must be in sync with each other, so that nothing looks out of place.

The Armrests and Backrests of Garden Cushions

In order to make the chairs a bit more comfortable, the armrests and backrests of cushions can be added easily. No doubt these will double the comfort and the pleasure.

Place the Selected Furniture on the Proper Level

It can get very much uncomfortable, if the furniture, especially the seating chairs can’t be placed on the ground level properly. For this reason, the place of the ground within the garden must be prepared beforehand. Cement can be added to make it level or something like that. Some photographs of the piece of land can be taken while going for furniture shopping, to avoid any kind of confusion and discomforts.

Add Swing or Hammocks

Apart from the chairs, various kinds of swing seats or hammocks can be added too. Children are quite fond of hammocks and so as the adults. In case of swing seats, one can experiment with the design or structure too. Those swing seats come both in ethnic, traditional designs, as well as with the western looks.

Think About the Shade

Since the whole set-up is in, outdoor area, think about putting shades too. Sometimes it can be too sunny or rainy. In shades, one can enjoy while the weather is extreme, or can enjoy food and drinks too.