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A Beginner's Guide to Vertical Gardens

A Beginner's Guide to Vertical Gardens

We all know vertical gardens are a trend, as you probably have heard the term frequently in the recent years, especially after the lockdown. But, just in case you are curious about the idea, Nelda a dynamic NGO based in Pune, India brings you what it means to have a vertical garden at your place. We also think vertical gardens give a place a dramatic look and conserve our resources, so it becomes a typical topic for us. Vertical gardening is a popular technique used to grow plants vertically with…


Why Every Day Should be a Tree Plantation Day - Importance of Planting Trees

Why Every Day Should be a Tree Plantation Day - Im

When you plant a tree, you don’t just plant a sapling but hope. We have learned it the hard way that trees are extremely important for our survival. We first resorted to deforestation and made space for more buildings on earth. Later, when we saw the environment getting seriously affected, we were introduced to something called “afforestation”, a simple process of planting more trees for a better future. Trees are essentially the livestock of humankind and other living organisms.…


9 Monsoon Home Gardening Tips - Best Vegetables and Flowers to Grow!

9 Monsoon Home Gardening Tips - Best Vegetables an

Monsoons in India is always the much-awaited season for everyone. The clouds, the rains.... Nothing could be more beautiful than the first rain and the smell of wet mud. With monsoon comes cool breeze, temperature dip, and moist air that predominates the entire surroundings. Monsoon is the ideal time when plants get natural nourishment in the form of rainwater and thus grow and bloom quicker than usual. It is vital to know that nursery men, farm owners, and individuals with house gardens and…


25 Plants to Boost Your Mood - Both Indoor and Outdoor

25 Plants to Boost Your Mood - Both Indoor and Out

The Pandemic has brought about drastic changes in every aspect of our lives- physical, mental, emotional, and social. It has inflicted a heavy toll notwithstanding constraints of time or space. The loss of loved ones, frequent lockdowns, and isolation have led to mental and emotional turmoil, of the kind unseen in recent times. Extended periods of loneliness have led to people picking up various hobbies to remain mentally and emotionally stable. Gardening as a hobby has seen a remarkable boost in…


25 Poems About Trees to Inspire You - Tree Poems

25 Poems About Trees to Inspire You - Tree Poems

Without trees, there are no fine means for life on earth. Every living creature is affected by the health of the world’s population. Trees influence everything from the environment to our physical and mental health. As the world’s tree population decreases, delay and unawareness are no longer practical options concerning the forest and urban tree population. In this article, we at Nelda present some poems about trees that inspire us to know the importance of trees in a forest and urban…