Category Archives: Home Farming

Exotic Mint Care Tips From My Edible Garden

Khaw Nie of My Edible Garden is a local grower whose garden is an oasis with exotic herbs such as marshmallow mint, banana mint, orange mint, lemon thyme, majorca pink rosemary and etc. Besides sharing growing tips on exotic mints, Khaw Nie is sharing an exclusive deal for the community: ** Buy 3 Exotic Mints […]

How to Grow Cherry Tomatoes?

Basic planting guide from Wan Ying of Little Urban Oasis: Sprout: less than 1 week Sun: min 6 hours Water: root zone watering Soil: well-drained soil (soil: compost: sand = 50:30:20) Prunning: once a week, remove lower leaves, especially those touching the soil, dry leaves or white flies infested leaves. Manage the suckers, typical advice […]

How to Grow Coriander? Tips & Tricks

Basic planting guide from Wan Ying of Little Urban Oasis (coriander photo from Wan Ying): Sprout: 3 to 4 weeks (for faster germination, you can wrap the seeds in newspaper, roll the newspaper with a bottle to crash the seeds, open and plant)  Sun: slight shade is good Water: top spray for seedling stage and […]