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What fruit trees need to be pruned before the spring?

Radek Štěpán 23. 03. 2022

Fruit trees deserve a training cut during the first years of their lives. The reasons are quite clear. Traditionally, we prune trees mainly because we want the crown to be perfectly shaped and able to carry and support all the…


Everything about liming

Radek Štěpán 22. 03. 2022

Do you have high demands on the soil in your garden? Do you use it intensively? Do you own a field that gives you solid returns every year? Whatever your situation is, know that any soil loses the necessary minerals…


Growing forest mushrooms in the garden: Utopia or reality?

Radek Štěpán 21. 03. 2022

Many central European nations are mushroom pickers and mushroom pickers love walks in the forest. There is nothing we can do about it but that’s okay. We are sure that many people are constantly contemplating and wondering over and over…


English Laurel for your living hedge

Radek Štěpán 20. 03. 2022

Not sure what plant to choose for your living hedge? Look no further! Today we will give you the ideal candidate – English Laurel hedge. Living hatch is a shrewd way how to cover various unpleasant spots and corners. It…


Nasturtium, often called Mexican Cress: How to grow this plant

Radek Štěpán 19. 03. 2022

Mexican Cress is a climbing annual plant with large and vibrant flowers. It grows soon after sowing, it is undemanding and also medicinal and edible. It may be planted in boxes, decorative containers, flowerbeds, decorative screens and pergolas. You can…


Basic rules for spring scarification

Radek Štěpán 18. 03. 2022

Spring is here and together with it also various gardening work activities. One of them is the necessary lawn scarification process. For many, this process is a routine matter and they perform it automatically. For those of you who have…


Fertilization: Cow manure, horse manure or chicken manure?

Radek Štěpán 17. 03. 2022

Cow, horse or chicken manure are very common fertilizers proven to work by many years of experience and by countless farmers. But which one is the best? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each type? Let us take a…

The most popular flowering shrubs

Radek Štěpán 16. 03. 2022

Your garden shouldn’t be just a place where you grow delicious veggies and fruits but it should also be in an oasis of tranquillity and calm enhanced by the most beautiful and most popular ornamental plants. These mainly include ornamental…


How to spray fruit trees correctly

Radek Štěpán 15. 03. 2022

Fruit tree spraying during the spring is very important, as it can effectively protect trees from infections and unpleasant diseases that could even prevent healthy growth. Let us look at individual diseases of fruit trees in terms of spraying and…


Fertilization of fruit trees

Radek Štěpán 14. 03. 2022

If you’re not sure how to properly fertilize your fruit trees and you’re looking for an advice you have come to the right place. We’re going to explain how adding a fertilizer and compost could help you to achieve the…