Cucumber (Cucumis Sativus)
Cucumber is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. It grows well in South Asia, North America, China, Turkey, Iran, Russia and India and have great demand in global market. The vine has large leaves and the fruits are cylindrical in shape. Fruit can vary from 20-30 centimeters height and diameter about 10 centimeters. It is classified as a pepo, a hard outer rind with no internal divisions. Fruit can be preserved and eaten as a vegetable.
Cucumbers can add freshness and flavor to salads, sandwiches and side dishes. It may also be used as a replacement for high-calorie alternatives. Continue reading “How to Grow Cucumbers in Pot | Growing Cucumbers in Containers”
Introduction | Tomato (Solanum Lucopersicum)
Tomato species are originated in South and Central America. Different varieties of tomatoes (depending upon size, shape & color) are grown in different climatic conditions across the world. The plant typically grows to a height of 1-3 meters. It is used as an ingredient in many ways like dishes, sauces, salads, and drinks.
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It’s quite easy and fun to grow your favorite vegetables in your home. You just need a pot or large container to grow them in your garden that produces tasty veggies and brings beauty to your garden. These plants attract honeybees, butterflies, and birds for pollination. Though plants take months to years to produce veggies they need proper care by providing water, sunlight, and nutrients to the plants. Here is the list of 12 vegetables that you can grow in pots at home…..
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