How to Grow Orchids Outside

If you want to grow orchids outside, there are some fairly simple steps you’ll need to take. You’ll have to find out which orchids will grow in your region and climate. You’ll also need to regulate shade and water to help the orchid grow. While the most common method is to grow orchids in pots,(…)


How to Grow Cucumbers in Pots

Cucumbers can be tricky to grow in pots since they require a lot of vertical space. It can be done, however, if you select a bush variety instead of a climbing variety or you provide room for the cucumber to spread out by adding a stake or trellis. Use well-draining, nutritional soil and keep it(…)


How to Grow a Sunflower in a Pot

Sunflowers are native American plants with many uses. Their oil is used for biodiesel and cooking oil, and their seeds can make tasty snacks. A sunflower also makes a bright and happy addition to any sunny window or balcony. Growing a sunflower in a pot is an easy project that even small children can enjoy.[1](…)


How to Grow Lotus Flower

Sacred to Hindus and Buddhists, the Lotus is the national flower of India. This hardy aquatic plant is native to southern Asia and Australia, but they can be grown in nearly any temperate climate under the right conditions. You can grow lotus from seeds or from tubers. If you grow lotus from seeds, they typically(…)


How to Grow Dill

Dill is a perennial herb that is often used for pickling as well as in soups, dips, salads, and stews.[1] In addition to being delicious, dill is easy to grow either indoors or in a garden, making it a great addition to any herb or vegetable garden. All you need is a sunny location and(…)


Grow It Yourself | GIY

An automated, smart, self-contained growing system that cultivates plants from seed to maturity!Fab Academy is a digital fabrication certification course run by Neil Gershenfeld, director of MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms, that teaches "How to Make (almost) Anything"While being a student of Fab Aca…By: dymonxd Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring – featured


How to Grow Potted Plants

Growing potted plants lets you skip the dirty work of weeding and clearing a soil bed. Instead, you can get right to the fun stuff! Start by providing the light and soil conditions that your specific plants prefer. When you’re ready to plant, nestle your plants into the pot, and soak the soil to help(…)