Cook and enjoy healthy veggies everyday can improve your lifestyle. You can do it easily without having to buy vegetables and save them in your refrigerator. You can simply make an indoor vegetable garden to allow you pick your own vegetables and cook healthy food for your family everyday. Indoor vegetable gardening is quite popular since it gives many benefits. It will enhance the look of your interior design and you don’t need to worry about the weather that gives impact to your plants. Since you are gardening indoor, there is no problem about the weather.
If you want to do indoor vegetable gardening, there are four things you have to consider. First is the place for the garden. The place should be large enough to grow your plants and should near a window to allow the sunlight enters the room. The second is container. The container should have appropriate drainage and holes in the bottom. Choose the one with size, shape and cost that suits to your need. You can use either container or hanging basket for your plants.
For some plants such as squash, pumpkins and cucumbers should be placed in deep containers. The third is the way you plant your vegetables. You can use lightweight potting mix for your vegetables. Put small stones in the dish and place pot on the top of it. This will give you an adequate drainage. Add soil with a little bit of water to the container while leaving enough space between the top of the container and the soil for watering your vegetables.
The way you plants the seed should be based on the directions on the package. The last is the maintenance. You need to examine the seeds daily and water them whenever they dry. Fertilize the vegetables in regular basis to help them replenish the nutrient that washed away when they get watering. Also, make sure that the plants have enough sunlight everyday. Indoor vegetable gardening can be a fun activity that you and your family can do together.