A 500-square-foot garden will feed a whole family. The idea is planning, planting and harvesting your garden the right way. below, you’ll find everything you need to know to maximize your garden’s production, everything the experts hide from you!
so here are 19 gardening secrets the experts charge money for…
1. Examine plants carefully before buying
The easiest way to limit disease in your garden is to avoid introducing it in the first place. Getting a disease with a new plant is not the kind of bonus that any of us wants. One of the hardest things to learn is what a healthy plant should look like, making it difficult to know if the one you want is sick.
It is a good idea to collect a few books, magazines, and catalogs that show what a healthy specimen looks like. Don’t take home a plant with dead spots, rotted stems, or insects. These problems can easily spread to your healthy plants and are sometimes hard to get rid of once established.