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5 tips to keep your garden fresh

Maintaining a fresh garden is important for the production of your plants, flowers and plays a key role in sustaining the high quality of healthy garden crops. Proper garden care can also go a long way in the longevity of the freshness of your fruits, vegetables, flowers including their overall hygiene.

However, as you may know, having a beautiful garden can come with its own set of challenges. Many homeowners do have the tendency to overlook the importance of garden maintenance. As such, here are some of our top 5 tips to ensure your garden stays aesthetically pleasing and equally healthy.

1. ENSURE PLANTS ARE WELL HYDRATED 

– Water is very important for the nutrition and growth of plants, fruits and vegetables. This is why it is vital that you water as often as necessary and in careful moderation as too much or too little can be harmful to them.

2.  BALANCED EXPOSURE TO LIGHT

– The best way to make sure that your garden stays fresh for longer is to make sure that conditions for their growth are optimal. To provide this, ensure that they have access to adequate sunlight or artificial light for indoor plants. Sunlight is a very important source of energy for plants.

3. MANAGING YOUR SOIL

– As garden soils lose fertility with time, providing your plants, fruits and vegetables with appropriate fertilizers and other fresh supply of nutrients is very key. Soil is very fundamental for growth, as such, ensure that the soil around your garden is replaced and cleaned as often as possible.

4. PRUNING AND PEST CONTROL 

– Removing overgrown or dead parts of the plants or any other harmful bits to your veggies and fruits can help you maintain a fresh garden that will be least attractive to pests. Pest control can also alleviate these issues. 

5. ALLOWING NATURE TO TAKE ITS COURSE

– Allowing nature to play its role can help with keeping your garden fresh. Understanding the difference in seasons will help you adapt to the many forms your plants will take and the varying subsequent needs these may come with. So pay close attention to nature and allow it to take course.

Following these tips and of course, keeping an eye out for more, will ensure that your garden stays fresh and healthy all year long. Moreover, while taking care of your garden may require work, patience and attention to detail, the rewards are definitely well enjoyable!