You can use dyeing plants for dyeing fabrics
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The best dyeing plants for dyeing fabrics

2021-07-05 0

What are actually dyeing plants? Basically, dyes are found in all plants: not only in the colorful flowers, but also in leaves, stems, barks and roots. It is only during cooking and extraction that one […]

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Prepare kohlrabi: This is how it tastes best

2021-07-02 0

When growing and preparing kohlrabi, most recipes focus on the thickened shoot axis, which grows above ground. Light green varieties usually taste mild and slightly sweet, while specimens with blue or purple skins often develop […]

Frozen currants
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How to freeze currants

2021-07-01 0

Freezing currants is a great way to preserve the delicious fruit. Both red currants (Ribes rubrum) and black currants (Ribes nigrum) can be stored in the freezer for between ten and twelve months, as can […]

Cassava fruits
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Cassava: The tropical potato

2021-06-28 0

The cassava, with botanical name Manihot esculenta, is a useful plant from the spurge family (Euphorbiaceae) and has been in cultivation for thousands of years. Cassava originated in Brazil, but arrived in Guinea aboard Portuguese […]

Making nettle swill
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How to prepare liquid nettle manure

2021-06-25 0

Swill made from plants acts as a natural tonic in the ornamental and vegetable garden and is very popular among hobby gardeners, as it is very easy to make yourself. One of the best-known is […]

Frozen strawberries
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How to freeze strawberries

2021-06-24 0

Strawberries are popular with adults and children. They are an integral part of the summer kitchen and refine sweet dishes as well as savory. You can use fresh berries in cakes, desserts, juices and sauces, […]

Green asparagus
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How to freeze green asparagus

2021-06-22 0

Whether freshly harvested from the garden or bought from the weekly market: You can’t get enough of green asparagus (Asparagus officinalis). It not only tastes spicier and more aromatic than the white asparagus. Green asparagus […]

An allotment garden
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Save money with an allotment garden

2021-06-17 0

The city dweller’s oasis is the allotment garden, and not just because an allotment garden saves money. With skyrocketing real estate prices, it has become almost impossible to afford the luxury of a home garden […]

Wooden privacy screen
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DIY: Build your own wooden privacy screen

2021-06-11 0

Who wants to protect his garden from prying eyes, usually can not avoid a privacy screen. With a bit of craftsmanship, you can build one yourself from wood. Of course, you can also buy ready-made […]