Using Ting Bottle In My Container Garden

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #22: Using Ting Bottle In My Container Garden

Plastic pollution involves the accumulation of plastic products in the environment that adversely affects wildlife, wildlife habitat, or humans. Plastics that act as pollutants are categorized into micro-, meso-, or macrodebris, based on size. In America alone, Americans used about 50 billion plastic water bottles last year. However, the U.S.'s recycling rate for plastic is only 23 … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #22: Using Ting Bottle In My Container Garden

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #21: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Separating The Plants From The Lawn Remember, I mentioned in an earlier article, that I had to remove the grass from where the plants were? To the corner, the grass was tall and lush, with little worms roaming about; meanwhile my flowers were looking droopy and dry. Well, today I took it a bit further, … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #21: Separating The Plants From The Lawn

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: The Buds Of My Labour

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #15: No Instant Perfection

No Instant Perfection Its morning muster and one don’t pass inspection at all but he will soon come up to scratch. I have come to accept that the prevailing lesson for serious gardeners, is patience. All plants are not created equal and they each sometimes require different handling. Right now, I simply have to wait for some … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #15: No Instant Perfection

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #14: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening

While I am on a writers vacation. I am starting my bottle garden project. I use many different plastic bottles, whatever is lying around. Or rather than throw away, my drink bottles I recycle them. These are small Jamaican iCool bottles and I am waiting for my flower seeds to #germinate. You can see that … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #14: Plastic ICool Bottles for Container Gardening

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming: The Germination Process

Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #13: The Germination Process

Germination is the process by which a plant grows from a seed. The most common example of germination is the sprouting of a seedling from a seed of an angiosperm or gymnosperm. In addition, the growth of a sporeling from a spore, such as the spores of hyphae from fungal spores, is also germination (Wikipedia). On your … Continue reading Jamaican Urban Organic Farming #13: The Germination Process