Balcony Gardening Tips

Crazy about gardening? In this age where one lives over the other, there are no backyards where you can plant your favorite flowers and plants. But gardens still can exist in your own house. You can simply create a Balcony Garden. Balcony garden could be a very pleasant place which could give you a quick escape from your daily stressful schedule.

Here are some of tips for beginners to create a garden in your own balcony.

40624053 - beautiful terrace or balcony with small table, chair and flowers

1. Sunlight time: Before beginning, understand the sunlight & weather cycle. Note down the number of hours your balcony receives direct sunlight. North facing balconies can also be a good option for plants to bloom if they receive indirect sunlight.

2. Study which plants work in your weather and soil: Have deep study about the plants you want to have in your garden. The soil and weather should be suitable for the plantation you want to have.

3. Shop Carefully: When you go plant shopping don’t just pick plants without thinking. Initially pick two or three and study their growth. The containers that you choose should be compatible with the growth habits of the plants.

4. Don’t rush to water: Till you actually don’t understand the plant needs, water them only once a day. Extra sunny and hot days water them twice a day but make sure there enough drainage to the pot.

5. Give attention: Once you have planted your favorites make sure you give enough time and attention. Research says that talking to your plants boost their growth. Treat them like your friends and you will see them respond.

A full fledge garden balcony gives freshness and liveliness to the house. Sadly not many real estate developers consider this while building and developing residential projects. One very thoughtful builder I came across in Pune was Aksha Group. I really appreciated their design aesthetics, as in each of their projects their care & love of the customers is depicted. They have 1, 2 and 3 BHK flats in Pune across various locations like 1 BHK flats in Chikali, 2 BHK flats in Dudalgaon, 3 BHK flats in Moshi and plan to have many upcoming projects in Pune. Well designed homes with spacious balconies and amenities for reveling is maintained in their projects. To know more about them and their projects visit : http://akshagroup.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *